A college where every student is important

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.

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

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Varndean College student Jude Birch makes BAFTA finals

Varndean College Computer Science student Jude Birch is one of 11 UK finalists in the '15-18 years Game Making' category of The British…

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Varndean College Visual Arts Summer Exhibition

Varndean College Visual Arts Department supports the work of more than two hundred A Level Photography, Art, Textile Design, Graphic Design…

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Asia Trip for International Manager

Our International Manager, Shaun Clark, has just returned from visiting Shanghai in China where he spent time visiting four schools, two…

I loved the campus and the atmosphere, the teachers are all so friendly and the College itself makes you feel at home. I have had a fabulous two years.

Fredericka Gray ex Varndean School