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Students’ Return Dates - January 2021 (Updated Mon 4th Jan)

18/12/2020 - 13:11

Following the Government's announcement on Tuesday 4th January, the College will only be open to vulnerable students, and those of key workers who can not...

East Durham College Makes the Finals of National Award for Social Action

23/11/2020 - 11:27

East Durham College has made it to the finals of the prestigious Association of Colleges (AoC) Beacon Awards in the Social Action and Student Engagement...

Lauren Lands Her Dream Job

28/10/2020 - 16:03

A former East Durham College student has landed her dream job seven years after making the decision she wanted to work with children and signed...

East Durham College Partners with Spennymoor Town FC to Revolutionise Youth Football Offering

26/10/2020 - 15:12

Spennymoor Town FC has agreed a deal with East Durham College (EDC) to take its youth football offer to a new level.

Spennymoor Town Youth...

EDC Partnership to Create up to 100 Apprenticeships in 12 Months with Guaranteed Jobs

23/10/2020 - 09:53

Brad Groves, Director of Great Annual Saving Group and East Durham College Principal Suzanne Duncan

A groundbreaking partnership in County Durham will boost job prospects for young people through a new education and employment pathway.

Seaham-based Great Annual Savings Group...

Living with and Rising Above MS: EDC Student Lucy Wood Shares Her Story

21/10/2020 - 10:11

17-year-old EDC student Lucy Wood, from Peterlee, made her editorial debut last week, sharing the story of her personal diagnosis with MS and how it’s affected...

“This is my future”: Rachel Launching Her New Business at Just 15 Years Old

20/10/2020 - 09:12

At the age of just 15, Rachel Murray of EDC’s Transitional Development Service has started an exciting new business venture.

Rachels new brand – Predator...

East Durham College student triumphs twice at first national Concept Hair finals.

19/10/2020 - 16:08

East Durham College student Rayna Kovacheva has won 2 awards at the first annual Concept Hair Apprentice of the Year competition.

We’re thrilled to report...

EDC Student Wins University Covid Literature Award

15/10/2020 - 15:28

East Durham College 6th Form student Evan Carroll, from Hartlepool, has won a literature competition held specially in response to the Covid-19 lockdown.

The University of...

East Durham College is one of the first FE Colleges to Work with the WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence

21/09/2020 - 11:41

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We’ve very pleased to announce that East Durham College is one of the first colleges to be part...

Five Years of 100% Pass Rate for East Durham Sixth Form Students

14/08/2020 - 10:14

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East Durham College is thrilled to announce that A Level students at the college’s sixth form, ED6, have achieved 100% pass rate this year, the...

Examinations Update from Ofqual

11/08/2020 - 09:25

A message from Ofqual

Dear parent/carer,

We know that it has been a really unsettling few months for students, since schools, colleges and other providers...

Examination Results 2020

06/08/2020 - 11:14

Looking for information on when/where results for your course will be available? You're in the right place.

A Level Results

A Level results will be...

From Placement to Employment for Engineering Student Callum

04/08/2020 - 11:30

Calum Fishwick and Paula Snowdon Outside Kraftwerx Factory Unit

An industrial placement has been the key for unlocking a future career for East Durham College student Callum Fishwick, who has now secured employment at...

From Sausages to Silver Medals for East Durham College Business Students

24/07/2020 - 12:58

It’s an amazing story of sausages to silver medals for East Durham College Peter Jones Enterprise Academy students Matthew McGregor and Lucas Duncan as they...

From Dental Nurse to Qualified Dentist – How an Access Course Helped Laura Maddison Achieve Her Dream

14/07/2020 - 09:55

Laura Maddison with her Mum Carole, Celebrating with Champagne Bottle

It’s a time for celebration for Laura Maddison and her family. After originally beginning work at the age of 16 as a dental nurse, Laura,...

Sam's In the Running for National Entrepreneur of the Year!

23/06/2020 - 12:30

We're really thrilled to announce that Samantha Prince, who studies at our Peter Jones Enterprise Academy, is one of the finalists of this year's National...

North East Institute of Technology Announcement

15/06/2020 - 10:40

East Durham College building with blue gradient and logo of the North East Institute of Technology

Students in the North East will have a clear route to technical employment with the launch of the region’s new Institute of Technology.  Following the...

Planning For Re-Opening From 1st June 2020

15/05/2020 - 10:15

Dear Students, Parents and Carers,

As you will be aware, the Government issued guidance this week about beginning face-to-face support for Y10s and Y12s (first...

ED6 Move On and Move Up Taster Sessions 2020

14/05/2020 - 10:59

Leaving school this year? Get a taste of what life is like at sixth form with our interactive ED6 Move On and Move Up Taster...