Bath College has been awarded the Silver Award by the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) panel of The Office for Students, who recognises excellent teaching in UK Higher Education providers.

The award has been given to Bath College for the next three years by TEF for “delivering high quality teaching, learning and outcomes for its students and consistently exceeding rigorous national quality requirements for UK higher education”.

The college offers a wide range of Access to Higher Education courses as well as more than 30 Higher Education qualifications, Foundation Degrees and Degrees.

Simon Bracken, head of HE at Bath College, said: “We are delighted to be awarded TEF Silver by panel for our Higher Education provision.

“We are very proud of our excellent students results and destinations, but to be officially accredited is validation of all the hard work our staff and students do.”

TEF reported that most HE students at Bath College achieve excellent outcomes. In particular, the panel noted that the full-time student rate of progression to highly skilled employment or further study is above the benchmark.

To find out more about HE courses at Bath College, visit: bathcollege.ac.uk/degree-level