Coleg Gwent News

Discover your vocation at Coleg Gwent

20 November 2023

Vocational qualifications like BTECs are work-related courses giving you the skills and knowledge for a particular career, and as joint top-performing college for vocational qualifications in Wales, we have a wide selection of courses for you to explore.

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Charlie's career story

Make It into your dream career: Charlie’s story

12 November 2023

Whatever your dream job may be, you can make it happen at Coleg Gwent! Find out how Coleg Gwent helped Charlie make it into is ideal career.

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Mature student adult learner myths debunked

Mature student myths debunked – what's going back to college as an adult learner really like?

17 September 2023

We see hundreds of adult learners coming back to college to change their stories. However, there are some common myths. So, read on as we dispel some frequent fears and misconceptions from adult learners and show you what it’s really like...

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FE Myth Buster - students walking outside Coleg Gwent campus

College life myth buster – Get the facts!

6 July 2023

There are some common misconceptions about college. So, read on to bust some myths and find out the facts about further education and college life!

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Coleg Gwent students on red carpet at Cannes

Lights, Camera, Action! Coleg Gwent photography & media students visit the Cannes Film Festival

28 June 2023

The Cannes Film Festival is an annual event celebrating international cinema, that brings together filmmakers, actors, producers, distributors and critics worldwide. This year, four of our A-Level Photography & Media students from Torfaen Learning Zone were lucky enough to attend the festival as part of their work experience through our partner, Java creative agency.

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Starting college - Coleg Gwent learners walking outside Crosskeys campus

What to expect when you start college

27 June 2023

Starting college this September? We can’t wait to see you for enrolment and Freshers Week soon. But to help you prepare in the meantime, here’s what you need to know about college life and what makes it different to school.

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