Why Choose Sixth Form at UTC?

Sixth Form at UTC South Durham provides students with unique opportunities to develop their professional skills alongside gaining academic and technical qualifications. Sixth Form students are treated like young professionals and benefit from:

  • Small class sizes, ensuring that students are able to access 1:1 support as and when required
  • The opportunity to focus on STEM and technical subjects, including engineering Tech Levels
  • The chance to develop professional skills and work with local employers through industry projects and work experience placements
  • Bespoke 1:1 careers advice
  • Unique extracurricular activities opportunities, including The Lord Baker Award for Technical Education
  • Sixth Form only areas, including the common room and balcony study space
  • Free, on-site gym access
A student smiles whilst in a lesson at UTC.