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University Technical Colleges are a new concept in education. They offer 14-19 year olds the opportunity to take a highly regarded, full time, technically-oriented course of study. They are equipped to the highest standard, sponsored by a university and offer clear progression routes into higher education or further learning in work.

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Baker Dearing Educational Trust
4 Millbank
London
SW1P 3JA

Tel: 020 7960 1555
Email: director@utcolleges.org
Website: www.utcolleges.org

The students combine hand and mind to learn in a very practical way, integrating national curriculum requirements with the technical and vocational elements. The college ethos and curriculum is heavily influenced by local and national employers who also provide support and work experience for students.

Welcome to Aston University Engineering Academy

HeadteacherI am very proud to be able to introduce Aston University Engineering Academy to you.
We are the first major university sponsored University Technical College in the country, combining the very best education for academic and technical skills, housed in our £16.2 million new, state of the art building in the heart of the city of Birmingham, next to the Aston University campus.

At Aston University Engineering Academy, we have a unique focus on engineering and science that we enhance through our strong links with local and national industrial partners. Working in partnership enables us to deliver an exciting and relevant engineering and science focused curriculum. It also enables work-based experience for all our students as well as a pool of mentors and role models to support and enhance the academic curriculum.

 "Engineering and science excellence for 14-19 year olds in Birmingham."

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