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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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Examinations - Key dates

 Key dates for all parents during the examination period.

Y12 & Y13 GCE Examinations

All Year 12 and Year 13 students who are entered for GCE Examinations in the summer should have already received a copy of their individual examinations timetable. See letter together with important exam information.  A copy will also be emailed to all Year 12 and 13 parent/carer’s.

End of Spring term letter

Letter from Principal

Admissions - September 2015

AUEA have extended the closing date for Y10 and Y12 applications to the 30th May 2015

DfE Performance Tables

Aston University Engineering Academy (AUEA) is rated first in Birmingham for its Key Stage 5 vocational results under the ‘value added’ metric and average grade metric

Aston University Engineering Academy is delighted to receive its first set of results in the DfE Performance tables released yesterday.

The first cohort of Year 13 leavers have received outstanding Key Stage 5 vocational results with 95.1% of students achieving at least 3 substantial qualifications, at an average point score of 835.1.  Further details see performance tables and results and press release.

Interested in applying for a place in Year 10 or Year 12 - September 2015?

Visits are available during January to register your interest email enquiries@auea.co.uk or telephone 0121 380 0570

Parents back the Baccalaureate, technical degrees and better careers advice Read the full article here

AUEA officially "Good" following Ofsted visit 2014.

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Academy's strong links with industry lead to university joy for student.

See the article here in the Birmingham Mail

Students engineer a future in aerospace

Press release re AUEA student attendance at Aerospace Engineering course hosted by Kingston Univesity

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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