University Technical Colleges (UTCs) are schools for 13–19 year olds. They deliver an innovative, high-quality education that combines technical, practical and academic learning. In doing so, they offer students more than the traditional GCSE and A Level curriculum.
What is a UTC?
There are so many things that makes Aston University Engineering Academy and Sixth form so unique, but one of the key differences is being a university technical college. This means that as well as getting a great experience you have access to additional opportunities and resources many unavailable in other schools and colleges
- A highly focused technical curriculum including Tech Bacc utilising the latest professional equipment.
High calibre Industry opportunities including Employer Projects, visits, extensive work experience and professional qualifications.
Unique location at Aston University Campus and Innovation Birmingham providing additional learning and access to specialist teaching and facilities.
Amazing Sports and Clubs utilising Sport Aston facilities and Redpoint Climbing. Football and Cricket supported by Aston Villa and English Cricket Board along with our DofE programme.
Frequent and Diverse Trips both in the UK and abroad as part of the curriculum and also wider enrichment. This includes the opportunity to study a year abroad with our Austria Partner school HTL Modling.