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Hospitality student Kiran lands an Internship after impressive work placement

KRa during his internship with a member of staff

17 September 2018

Kiran, one of our Hospitality students, undertook a work placement at the Macdonald Burlington Hotel last year as part of the hotel's kitchen staff. This year, due to Kiran's brilliant work and through a superb relationship with the  Macdonald Burlington Hotel , Kiran has been...

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Buddy dog Rufus provides a helping paw during our campus expansion works

Buddy Dog Rufus Laying Down

22 August 2018

A variety of changes have been made to our campus over the Summer period in order to create more space for our students from September! The changes put in place allow us to maintain the high level of support we provide for our students, whilst our student profile is constantly changing and expanding. B108, a...

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Student achievements and Leavers recognised in annual "Friends and Families Day" celebrations

F&F Day Programme 2018

10 August 2018

On July 13th, our staff, students and their families once again gathered for the annual "Friends and Families Day", highlighting the students' achievements over the past year, as well as a chance to formally congratulate and wish our leavers the best of luck for the future! The day is a great occasion for our...

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Students take part in the annual QAC Summer Games

Students taking part in a race during Summer Games

30 July 2018

QAC’s Annual Summer Games once again took place earlier in July, just before the students broke up for their well deserved summer breaks! This year's theme for the games was the various districts of Birmingham, with each team choosing an area they'd like to represent. From various gym challenges to...

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Students showcase their creativity in QAC's first ever ArtsFest

QAC Music Group Students perform

24 July 2018

Earlier in July we hosted our very first QAC ArtsFest event, showcasing our students’ creative skills and talents. Groups and individuals took part, curating a series of exhibitions featuring photos they had taken and Harry Potter set models they made. The main hall was transformed into an exhibition...

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QAC Summer Newsletter 2018

QAC News Front Page

12 July 2018

QAC News, our external college newsletter, is now available to download for Summer 2018. If you require this information in an alternative format please contact us.

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Sport tutor Wendy speaks at the European Congress of Adapted Physical Activity

Sport tutor Wendy giving a talk at an event

06 July 2018

Back in February, our Sport tutor Wendy submitted an abstract for a presentation to the European Congress of Adapted Physical Activity about our ground-breaking, unique powerchair football programme we run in collaboration with The Albion Foundation, which was accepted and she was invited to attend the conference....

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QAC Football team enjoy a season of success

QAC Football Team Photo

04 July 2018

The QAC Football team have been actively participating in various competitions over the past season and their success in these comes as a reflection of their great performance, team work and respect they show each other as well as their opposition and everyone involved Recently, the team played their final...

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Queen Alexandra College appoint new Principal and Chief Executive

Bev Jessop

27 June 2018

Queen Alexandra College (QAC) has appointed Bev Jessop as its new Principal and Chief Executive.  Bev has educational leadership experience of over 15 years at independent specialist

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Students take part in Dame Kelly Holmes Trust "On Track to Achieve" programme

Students and their guests group photo

26 June 2018

Some of our students have been taking part in the Dame Kelly Holmes Trust "On Track to Achieve" programme and as part of this have worked on social action projects to raise awareness/money for a social issue that is important to them.   One of the groups chose homelessness as the issue they...

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What the students say

Everyone at QAC is very supportive and caring its an amazing environment! I like meeting new people and having a laugh with my friends.

Sadiq - 17

Health and Social Care Student

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