Best ever GCSE Resit Results

Best ever GCSE Resit Results

This year, Petroc students achieved our best ever GCSE resit results!


Another record-breaking year for Petroc’s A-level students

Another record-breaking year for Petroc’s A-level students

Petroc students are celebrating another year of outstanding A-level results, with a pass rate of 99% for the eighth consecutive year!


Interview with Sean Mackney

Interview with Sean Mackney

Meet our new principal and CEO and how he's finding life at Petroc in his first few weeks.


Petroc announce Sean Mackney as their new Principal and CEO

Petroc announce Sean Mackney as their new Principal and CEO

Petroc have announced that Sean Mackney will be joining them on the 1 August 2019 as their new Principal & CEO.


Petroc celebrates multi-million pound collaborative bid success for new Institute of Technology.

Petroc celebrates multi-million pound collaborative bid success for new Institute of Technology.

A multi-million pound bid to revolutionise digital, engineering and manufacturing technology education across the South West has been successful.


Petroc launches new website to support getting young people into employment

Petroc launches new website to support getting young people into employment

A team at Petroc is celebrating the launch of a brand new website this week, designed to help 18-24 year olds gain employability and life skills to give them the confidence to re-engage with employment, education or training.


Petroc Principal and CEO announces retirement

Petroc Principal and CEO announces retirement

Diane Dimond, Principal and CEO of Petroc, has announced that she will be retiring in August 2019.


Petroc’s new BA Honours in Human Behavioural Studies opens doors to a wide range of careers

Petroc’s new BA Honours in Human Behavioural Studies opens doors to a wide range of careers

Petroc is delighted to receive the news that its fifth Honours Degree pathway has been validated by the University of Plymouth.


Petroc staff and students make human rainbow to mark start of LGBT+ History Month

Petroc staff and students make human rainbow to mark start of LGBT+ History Month

Staff and students from Petroc gathered outside the college’s North Devon Campus this morning (February 1, 2019), dressed in the colours of the rainbow, to celebrate the beginning of LGBT+ History Month and raise the LGBT+ flag.


Petroc in top 20% in country based on value added

Petroc in top 20% in country based on value added

Petroc is delighted to announce that it is in the top 20% in the country when it comes to value added at A-level, according to the highly-regarded data analysis body, Alps.


Upcoming Events

Sep
24th

Supporting you to Support your Apprentice

Hiring an apprentice is a productive and effective way for any business to grow talent and develop a motivated, skilled and qualified workforce.

Oct
5th

HE Graduation 2019

This year's graduation ceremony will be taking place on Saturday 5 October 2019 at the Queens Theatre, Barnstaple. After many months of hard work and dedication, the ceremony is the chance for Petroc students to celebrate with their friends and family, and we're here to ensure that it serves as a day to remember for many years to come.