Sheffield, United Kingdom
About UTC Sheffield
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UTC Sheffield is a mixed, comprehensive, non-denominational university technical college situated in Sheffield. This sponsor-led academy is part of the Sheffield UTC Academy Trust, alongside its sister institution, UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park.
University technical colleges are secondary schools for students aged 14–19. They combine technical, practical and academic learning to deliver an education that goes beyond traditional GCSEs and A-levels.
A smaller than average secondary school, UTC Sheffield will provide 600 places for students when fully subscribed. It opened as a new provision in 2013.
Principals : Alex Reynolds & Sarah Clark
Executive Principal: Nick Crew
Values and vision
With the slogan “making the future”, UTC Sheffield offers its students a specialised education based upon aspirations for success in five different areas. It prepares students in the fields of computing, creative and digital industries, engineering and advanced manufacturing, health sciences or sport science, with all areas offering strong career opportunities. This results in an education that is both enjoyable and productive for its students.
“The University College Trust (UTC) Sheffield Academy Trust and the UTC leaders have successfully established a business-like culture and a vocational curriculum closely aligned to the needs of employers and universities. The executive principal and principal have successfully managed the development and expansion of the college and have taken prompt and effective action to deal with any emerging weaknesses. Pupils’ understanding of the work strengthens their commitment to learning and develops their sense of direction.”