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City of Wolverhampton College is a further education college located in Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England.

City of Wolverhampton College
Wolverhampton College logo.png
Address
Paget Road

, ,
WV6 0DU

England
Information
TypeFurther Education
Established1999
Local authorityWolverhampton City Council
Department for Education URN130484 Tables
OfstedReports
PrincipalMr Malcolm Cowgill
GenderMixed
Age16+
Telephone01902 836000
Website

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HistoryEdit

The college was formed in September 1999 as the result of a merger of Wulfrun College in Wolverhampton and Bilston Community College in Bilston.[1]

Upon this merger, it was initially known as Wolverhampton College, but in the aftermath of Wolverhampton gaining city status in December 2000, it adopted its current title.

A campus has since opened on Wellington Road in Bilston, replacing the old Bilston Community College buildings nearby which had originally been the buildings of Bilston Girls High School.

The college offers courses to students from Wolverhampton and the surrounding area. Courses offered include NVQs, GCSEs, BTECs, A Levels and Access courses. In addition, the college offers some higher education courses in conjunction with the University of Wolverhampton.

CampusesEdit

Notable studentsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1] Archived 21 March 2012 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Liam Payne now sprinting to X Factor success". Express & Star. Retrieved 5 April 2012.

External linksEdit

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