Welcome to Barnsley Sixth Form College

Five great reasons to join us:

  • We are recognised as outstanding by Ofsted.
  • The pass rate for our 2018/19 cohort was 99%, with a 100% pass rate in 20 subjects.
  • Last year, our students went on to study at some of the country’s top universities including Cambridge, Oxford, Lancaster, Manchester, Sheffield and York.
  • Our town centre building provides a first-class learning environment for our students.

Latest News


Barnsley Sixth Form College celebrates 99% A Level pass rate

Barnsley Sixth Form College is celebrating another excellent set of A Level results with a 99% overall pass rate and a 100% pass rate in 20 subjects, including French, Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Politics and creative arts subjects.

The number of students achieving three or more A* – B grades has increased by 4.6%. Over 50%…

Read more


Exceptional students honoured

Students from across Barnsley College and Barnsley Sixth Form College were acknowledged for their outstanding achievements at the annual Student Awards.

The awards ceremony saw 11 awards presented, including the Achievement Award, Apprentice of the Year Award, Enterprise Award, Jeff Townend Memorial Award, Overcoming Adversity Award, Progression Award, Societies Award, Student…

Read more


Drama students set to tread the boards

Our Drama and Theatre Studies students are gearing up for a varied trio of performances at their end-of-year show next month.

The triple-header of performances will include Dario Fo, a comedy inspired by women, politics and society; Kneehigh, a storytelling-based production surrounding the stigma of mental health issues; and Antonin…

Read more


Tutor Richard set for German exhibition

Our Art tutor Richard Kitson has received a special invitation to exhibit his work in Barnsley’s twin town, Schwäbisch Gmünd, in Germany.

The exhibition, entitled Richard Kitson: Portraits, will run from Saturday 16 March to Saturday 27 April in the Labor im Chor gallery within the Museum und Galerie…

Read more

Latest Tweets from @barnsleycollege