We are a part of NCG, who have been awarded Taught Degree Awarding Powers (TDAP), and were the first FE institution in the UK to develop and award our own Honours and Masters degrees.
The College's Student Services department holds the Matrix Award. Matrix is a national quality standard for organisations delivering information, advice and guidance services about learning and work.The team was particularly praised for its highly motivated staff and commitment to equal opportunities.
The College boasts Beacon College status - awarded by the Learning and Skills Improvement Service in recognition of excellence and innovation within the further education sector.
In our 2012 inspection, OFSTED described Newcastle College as “Outstanding in meeting the needs and interests of its learners” and making “a significant contribution to improving the life chances of a large number of young people and adult learners.”
Newcastle College is a division of NCG, one of the largest providers of skills and training in the UK. NCG comprises six divisions, with its head office based in Newcastle upon Tyne, find out more here.