Our positive and empowering culture gives students the confidence and experience to live life their own way.
There are no ‘typical‘ students at Derwen College. For us, there is so much joy to be found in difference.
At Derwen College, we tailor our programmes to fit individual student needs. We are flexible and adaptive in our approach, making sure we meet the learning needs of all our students.
We look forward to welcoming you, in-person, to Open Day events at each of Derwen’s sites.
Are you aged 16–25 and working at up to Level 1 in a mainstream or specialist college or school?
Show off your talents in hospitality, retail, performing arts and horticulture as part of Derwen College’s 2024 competitions.
Derwen College is 95 years old.
Our founder, Dame Agnes Hunt, started the college in 1927 as a culmination of her life's work.
If you are considering applying to Derwen College, the Admissions team is your first point of contact.
Our vibrant community at Derwen College works together to create a relaxed and positive environment that helps our young adults prepare for real life.
A life where they have a place and a purpose.
By creating a space for them to develop hands on, practical experience and knowledge, we’re giving them the freedom to imagine what’s possible.