Priestley was the first dedicated sixth form college in the UK to receive STEM assured status and continues to lead the way in these subjects.
The prestigious honour – awarded by NEF: The Innovation Institute – put the college on a list of the UK’s top providers of education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.
Our STEM students achieve great things while at college and progress on to some of the finest university courses in the country as well as work for leading players in STEM industries.
Moving on to top destinations in STEM
Priestley College’s STEM students go on to study at the finest institutions in the country and courses as diverse as Medicine, Cyber Security, Chemistry and many more. Here is just a small selection of our STEM alumni and what they did next.
Our partners in STEM
One of the key reasons for our success in STEM is the strong partnerships we have forged with industry. They offer work placements, lectures, workshops and support us with events in college. We are very grateful to all our partners.
STEM students leave Priestley College with many great memories of inspiring lessons, trips at home and abroad, visiting industry lecturers, science festivals and much more.