Welcome to Blackburn College Sixth Form
100% A-Level pass rate*
A-Levels are the perfect route to university and are taught in our dedicated Sixth Form Centre. At Blackburn College Sixth Form, we pride ourselves on the support we put in place for all students to make the transition from secondary school to university, ensuring your journey is all about making sure you reach your full potential. Our dedicated Sixth Form Centre promotes independent thinking that will develop you both personally and academically.
*in 18 subjects
General Sixth Form entry requirements are 5 Cs/4s. Some specific A-Level subjects will have higher entry requirements, so please check a subject's course leaflet for more information.
From 2017 onwards, there is a brand new GCSE grading system being phased in. The current A* to G system will eventually be replaced with a numerical system - ranging from 9 (highest) to 1 (lowest). Learn more about the new GCSE grading system and how this will affect the way your results will look.
View our courses
View our courses We have 29 A-Level subjects for you to choose from. You can study either 3 or 4 A-Level subjects over the course of 2 years.
Make an application
Make an application Making an application is easy. Simply find the course you want to study, make sure you meet the entry criteria and then apply. You can apply online, by post or by email.
A-Level study programme
A-Level study programme Your study programme is a unique learning plan made especially for you. It's made up of numerous elements that will develop you into a well-rounded and forward thinking student which top universities will value.
Scholarships and financial support
Scholarships and financial support We want you to focus on achieving the best possible grades. That's why we offer scholarships and financial support, so you can focus on being the best student you can be.
Employability and enterprise
Employability and enterprise We offer regular employer workshops, seminars and events to help you understand what employers are looking for and how to develop your CV.
Enrichment activities College is not just about lectures, assignments, homework and exams. It is also about making friends, trying new experiences, being active and healthy, enjoying the social life or pursuing an interest or activity.
Discover Blackburn College
Discover Blackburn College Discover where Blackburn College can take you next when we open our doors. A perfect opportunity to find out what studying with us is really like. Speak to tutors, see what support's available and explore our £65 million campus!