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Discover Activate Learning, a pioneering education group with a global reach. Our group includes secondary, further and higher education, apprenticeships and business training.

Our mission is to transform lives through learning. We help students gain the skills and confidence they need to progress to university-level studies or employment. 

Introducing our International division

Our growing International division is involved in a number of exciting initiatives, such as:

  • Programmes for international students in the UK: International Foundation Programme, A-levels, English as a Foreign Language courses and summer school
  • Bespoke group programmes in the UK and abroad
  • Programmes in partnership with international institutions, in India, Malaysia, Myanmar, etc.
  • Projects working with educational institutions and governmental bodies across the world

Study with Activate Learning

Our truly global community welcomes students from more than 90 nationalities. 

We offer the right mix of high-tech study environments, supportive teachers with industry experience and a strong network of global employers.

As a student, you will benefit from:

  • Tier 4 Sponsor status
  • Welcoming campuses with great facilities in fantastic locations
  • Help progressing on to your preferred degree course or career - we have strong partnerships with leading UK universities and employers
  • Great value for money, with lower fees than a private school

Our campuses

Our campuses are equipped with the latest technology, well resourced libraries and industry standard facilities (art studios, hair and beauty salons, restaurants, performing arts spaces). Our cafes and restaurants are ideal spaces to meet with friends and enjoy a meal. 

Banbury Campus (Banbury and Bicester College)

Our Banbury Campus has been redeveloped and has excellent facilities for creative arts, media and motor vehicle, among others. The campus is near the town centre, with excellent transport links. 

City of Oxford College

The university city of Oxford is famous for its cultural and university heritage. There are lots of fun things to do, such as punting in the river or going to the theatre or museums.

Our Oxford city centre campus is next to the new Westgate shopping centre and just minutes away from the train station. The Technology Campus in Blackbird Leys has specialist facilities for construction and engineering.

Reading College

The town of Reading offers fantastic shopping and transport links, great access to the countryside and an exciting arts scene. 

Study at our Reading Campus and you will enjoy industry standard facilities, dedicated learning spaces, refurbished workshops and access to the latest technology.

Find out more about our group