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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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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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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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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Nathan Potter
A Level Professional Honours Programme
Computing Science

Former Hindley High School pupil Nathan achieved great grades during his A Levels course.

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Nathan Potter
A Level Professional Honours Programme
Computing Science

Former Hindley High School pupil Nathan achieved great grades during his A Levels course.

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Nathan Potter
A Level Professional Honours Programme
Computing Science

Former Hindley High School pupil Nathan achieved great grades during his A Levels course.

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Brandon Ainscough
A Levels Professional Honours Programme
Computing Science Pathway

Brandon achieved amazing grades whilst studying his A Levels pathway at Leigh College.

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India Latham
A-Levels 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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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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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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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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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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Daniel Miccoli
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Civil Engineering
BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering at the University of Leeds

Former Rivington & Blackrod student Daniel achieved Distinction*| Distinction*| Distinction in his Level 3 Extended Diploma in Civil Engineering.

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Liam Moran
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Health & Social Care
BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science at Liverpool John Moores University

Scholarship winner Liam, achieved the highest grade possible, Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction* and is now well on his way to achieving his dream career as a Paramedic.

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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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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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Tom Davies
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport
Wigan Warriors First Team

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

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Robert Forshaw
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Media
University of Salford

Former student, Robert, produces an award winning radio drama in New York.

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Charlotte Robinson
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art & Design
BA (Hons) Fine Art at the University of Bolton

Charlotte was awarded Student of the Year for Art & Design & the Thomas Hilton Prize for Art.

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Matthew Martleton
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Construction & the Built Environment
Property Manager at Four Seasons Health Care

Matthew completed his Level 3 in Civil Engineering and progressed on to his FdA Foundation Degree in Construction Management at the University Centre Wigan & Leigh College.

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Helena Wilson
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Civil Engineering
BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering at the University of Salford

Helena completed her Level 3 Extended Diploma in Civil Engineering and went on to study a BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering at the University of Salford.

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Meg Callery
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Fashion & Clothing
BA (Hons) in Fashion at UCLan

Megan completed her Level 3 Extended Diploma in Fashion & Clothing with Distinction*| Distinction*| Distinction and progressed on to study Fashion at UCLan.

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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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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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Andrei Dutu
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music
BA (Hons) Song Writing & Professional Musicianship at BIMM

Former music student Andrei is living the dream in London after achieving Distinction* | Distinction* | Distinction in his Level 3 course at the College.

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