University Technical College Sheffield
Every parent wants their child to get a satisfying job that helps them reach their potential. Every employer in growth sectors of our economy needs skilled staff.
Sheffield Chamber along with a group of the region’s leading employers have come together with Sheffields two Universities to develope two University Technical Colleges for Sheffield City Region.
UTC Sheffield now offer specialist courses designed with employers in mind in five exciting areas:
- Creative and Digital Media
- Advanced Manufacturing
- Health Sciences and Sport Science
These are all regional, national and international growth areas that will offer strong career opportunities in the future.
UTC Sheffield have two campuses, UTC Sheffield City Centre and UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park.
Students can join from age 13, in Year 9 or at age 16, in Year 12, and study an academic curriculum – GCSEs and A Levels – alongside their technical specialism. The difference is that all academic study relates to employer-led projects. Students gain the skills and qualifications to open up opportunities for jobs, apprenticeships and university courses.