Student Achievements

Each year, thousands of students achieve a qualification or complete a course at Wigan & Leigh College. This provides them with the opportunity to progress on to University, an apprenticeship or gain employment.

We are proud of all students, many of whom come back into College to share their experiences with our tutors and current students.

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Cassia Pedro
A Level Professional Honours Programme - Teaching pathway
A Star Psychology, A Sociology, A English Combined

Former Dean Trust Rose Bridge pupil, Cassia achieved outstanding grades and has since progressed to the University of St Andrews to read MA (Hons) Psychology.

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Katie Turner
A Level Professional Honours Programme - Teaching Pathway
A* B B

Former Ladybridge High School pupil, Katie achieved fantastic grades in her A Levels and is now at Edge Hill University studying BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS.

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Jack Reynolds
A Level Professional Honours Programme - Engineering Pathway
Grades - A,A,A

Jack Reynolds studied on our A Level Professional Honours Programme Engineering pathway achieved A A A. He's secured a place at Lancaster University to study BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences.

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Molly Evans
Level 3 Nursing Professional Practice D*D*D*
Aspiring Nurse

Molly has achieved D*D*D* and is going to study BN (Hons) Nursing at The University of Liverpool.

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Braden Butler
Level 3 Extended Diploma Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Degree Apprenticeship at National Nuclear Laboratory

Braden enjoyed studying full time at the College and has successfully completed his Level 3 Extended Diploma Electrical & Electronic Engineering achieving Distinction* | Distinction* | Distinction*.

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James Bruce
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma Electrical & Electronic Engineering
DISTINCTION * DISTINCTION DISTINCTION

The former Fred Longworth High School pupil gained excellent grades to secure his place at Manchester Metropolitan University to study BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

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Susan Shirling
A Level Sociology, Psychology, History
A B C

Susan has progressed to Liverpool John Moores University to study (BSc) Hons Animal Behaviour after achieving A in Sociology, B in Psychology and C in History at Leigh College.

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Oliver Mather
Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Professional Cookery
Chef de Partie at The Punchbowl Restaurant, Lake District

Former Rivington & Blackrod High School student has all the ingredients for a great career...

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India Latham
A Level Professional Honours Programme - Applied Medical Pathway
Grades - A B B

Former Standish High School pupil, India Latham who achieved A B B in her A Level Applied Medical pathway and is off to University of Liverpool.

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Tom Bramham
Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma Creative Digital Media
Distinction* Distinction* Distinction*

Tom, a former Deanery High School pupil, achieved top marks in his course leading him to progress to Edge Hill University where he gained a 2:1 in Film and Television Production.

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Tom Davies
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport
Professional Rugby League Player

Tom Davies studied his Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport at Leigh College and is now a Catalans Dragons First Team player.

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Chloe Bilsbury
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science
Distinction* Distinction* Distinction*

Former Fred Longworth High School pupil completed her BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science with outstanding grades and is continuing her studies at University Centre Wigan & Leigh College.

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Caitlin Knowles
A Level Professional Honours Programme - Health Professional Pathway
Grades - A,B,B

Former Harper Green High School student Caitlin, chose the A Level Professional Honours Health Professional Pathway to help her achieve her ambition to become a Paediatric Nurse. She has achieved A,B,B.

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Jack Knott
A Level Professional Honours Programme
Applied Medical Pathway

Jack Knott, a former Albany Academy pupil has achieved some amazing results in his A-Levels - Applied Medical Pathway and has secured a place at The University of Salford.

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Laura Howarth
A Levels Professional Honours Programme
Applied Medical Pathway

Former Walkden High School pupil, Laura Howarth, achieved amazing A Level results and will go to Liverpool John Moores University to study Zoology.

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Zoe Kenyon
Level 3 Fashion & Clothing
BA (Hons) Fashion

Level 3 Fashion & Clothing student Zoe has received university offers that will help her achieve her dream career as a designer. The former Rose Bridge Academy pupil has received offers

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Nathan Ryding
Level 3 Public Services
BA (Hons) Politics

Nathan Ryding, former Rose Bridge Academy pupil is currently studying on the Level 3 Public Services course. Nathan aspires to work in the armed response unit and has recieved university offers from..

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Maria Babu
A Level Professional Honours Programme
Applied Medical pathway

Former Albany Academy student has high hopes for an established career within the medical industry.

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Isla Hardin-Banks
Level 3 Animal Management
BSc (Hons) Animal Management

Isla Hardin-Banks, a former Standish High School pupil is currently studying Level 3 Animal Management. She has received university offers from

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Katie Barker
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport
Distinction* Distinction* Distinction*

Katie has achieved top results in her studies and received Student of the Year in Sport and is a Level 3 Higher Sport Leader.

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Jack Chorley
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma Performing Arts
Distinction* Distinction* Distinction*

Jack is a former Cansfield High School student and has completed his BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma Performing Arts with Distinction* Distinction* Distinction*.

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Hattie Boylan
Level 3 Health & Social Care
BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing

Hattie, former Hawkley Hall High School pupil is currently studying on our Level 3 Health & Social Care course. She has her dreams set on becoming a Nurse and has received university offers for ...

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