At Varndean, students achieve more...

At Varndean we pride ourselves on our inclusive and harmonious environment, where every student is given the opportunities and support they need to fulfil their potential. Our aim here at Varndean College is to develop students into well-rounded, confident and free thinking individuals who are aspirational and ready to move on to the next stage of their lives.

Located in the green outskirts of Brighton, we offer 16 to 19 year-old daytime students a wide range of academic and vocational courses, as well as being the only state-funded college in the area to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma.

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Latest College News

Varndean College’s joint pledge in the Further Education Climate Roadmap

Brighton’s three colleges, BHASVIC, GBMET and Varndean College have jointly pledged their commitment to the recently released FE Climate…

Student Success in the Film Studies Department

During the summer, the Film Studies Department had some great student success. Max Silver and Jonah Garrett-Bannister were both finalists in…

Update to Varndean College's IB Diploma results sees more fantastic outcomes for students

On Monday 17th August 2020, the IBO updated IB schools and colleges with the following statement: 'Following the decision to cancel the…

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Address

Varndean College
Surrenden Road
Brighton
East Sussex
BN1 6WQ
Tel: 01273 508011
Email: office@varndean.ac.ukGet Directions

Address

Varndean College
Surrenden Road
Brighton
East Sussex
BN1 6WQ
Tel: 01273 508011
Email: office@varndean.ac.ukGet Directions

Varndean was one of the best times of my life. Without the support and inspiration the teachers gave, I would not be where I am today. Thank you Varndean for opening me to education and career opportunities I never knew were possible.

Hannah Lewin, now studying International Development with Anthropology at UEA