We offer inspiring and challenging courses that aim to give all members of the community every possible opportunity to succeed.
Lewisham Southwark College: helping local people
progress to further study and employment
Lewisham Southwark College was formed in August 2012, following
the merger of Lewisham College and Southwark College.
Across its South London campuses, Lewisham Southwark College
provides a strong and vibrant vocational training
offer which reaches out to local communities and enables learners
to transform their prospects and their lives. We deliver
high quality learning while
promoting social inclusion and economic benefit.
Our curriculum is vocational and employer led,
satisfying the growing needs of local businesses.
We focus on enabling people to access jobs, higher
education and self-employment through strong partnerships,
teaching and the development of a culture of enterprise among our
Stats and facts
- Lewisham Southwark College's annual budget of around £38m funds
provision for 17,692 students.
- The average age of our students is 29.
- There are 3,647 students aged 16-19, and around 492 14-16
year old schoolchildren who attend the College for work-related
- 34% of our students live in Lewisham itself and most of the
others come from adjoining boroughs.
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