Why choose us?

The students at Truro and Penwith College reflect who we are. A vibrant and diverse community focused on achieving their best. Becoming a part of that thriving community will open doors not only to new friends and classmates but also to new experiences, fresh challenges and fantastic opportunities. Find out more about what life as a Truro and Penwith College student means and what you’ll need to know before you get here.

You will find help, both practically and in the form of guidance, to ensure you have a positive learning experience and enjoy student life to the full. By recognising the richness that diversity can bring to the College and community as a whole, we hope you will finish your time with us having grown; not just academically, but into an understanding and inclusive young adult.

Become a part of the diverse and thriving student community at Truro and Penwith College. Each student is unique and we welcome the individuality you will bring to the groups of new friends you’ll make, your classmates, and the College as a whole.It is important that you get the most out of your time at Truro and Penwith College. You will be able to balance your course work with other activities, exploring the social and cultural life of the College.

You will have the opportunity to widen your learning experience with a range of sports, arts and leisure activities. Employers and universities like candidates to have wider interests and achievements and this is an opportunity to try something different and broaden your horizons. 

I’ve really enjoyed meeting lots of new people and I’ve found the lecturers to be very helpful and easy to relate to. If you work smart and start revising straight away, you can have a good social life too.

Steven, A Level student

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