Welcome to Barnsley Sixth Form College

Five great reasons to join us:

  • We are recognised as outstanding by Ofsted.
  • The pass rate for our 2020/21 cohort was 99.6%, with a 100% pass rate in 26 subjects.
  • Last year, our students went on to study at some of the country’s top universities including Oxford, Liverpool, Sheffield and York.
  • Our town centre building provides a first-class learning environment for our students.

Latest News


Bus strike – Temporary coach services: w/c Monday 29 November 2021

Temporary bus services – w/c Monday 29 November 2021

As planned industrial action will affect all Stagecoach routes next week, Barnsley College will be running additional temporary coach services for students from Monday 29 November to Friday 3 December.

These are privately rented Yorkshire Rose coaches and the services will…

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Proudly supporting Safeguarding Awareness Week 2021

We’re proud to support South Yorkshire Safeguarding Awareness Week, running from Monday 15 to Friday 19 November.

Building on the success of previous Safeguarding Awareness Week’s, Barnsley’s Safeguarding Adults Board and Safeguarding Children’s Partnership will be working with their partners, the emergency services and the voluntary sector.


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Sixth Formers shine in chemistry challenge

Five of our students have displayed their ability in chemistry by achieving awards in a prestigious challenge.

Megan Whitehouse claimed the Silver Award in the Cambridge Chemistry Challenge while Milly Charlesworth-Constable, Joseph Lin, Patrick Shakesby and Grace Williams all received Copper Awards.

The students undertook a 90-minute written exam which…

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We’re at the centre of Love Our Colleges Week 2021

We are proud to be participating in national Love Our Colleges Week 2021. We are dedicating Monday 18 October to Friday 22 October 2021 to highlighting the amazing work colleges do, and why long-term investment in them is crucial for the future.

We are at the heart of its community, working with businesses and…

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