Exeter College announced as ‘FE College of the Year’ Finalist in 2021 Tes FE Awards

Exeter College is delighted to announce that they have been shortlisted in the Tes FE Awards to win the coveted title of ‘FE College of the Year’!

The most outstanding individuals and institutions that the further education sector has to offer have been recognised in the shortlist for the 2021 Tes FE Awards.

John Laramy, Exeter College Principal and Chief Executive, said:

“We are thrilled to have been recognised by Tes, which confirms our status as one of the finest Colleges in our Nation. I would also like to congratulate the other shortlisted colleges – it is critical that we all celebrate the great work that Further Education Colleges do to support their communities and UK Plc.

“I would like to congratulate the students and staff and thank all of the employers and partners who work with us who truly make Exeter College what it is, especially this year as everyone has gone the extra mile as collectively we are all navigating a global pandemic.”

This news tops off a triumphant year for Ofsted outstanding Exeter College, with the BBC’s Exeter Studio joining the College onsite, the Prime Minster launching the Skills Guarantee in a major speech at the College and a new collaborations with Devon County Council to launch the Future Skills Centre at Exeter International Airport. 

Tes Head of FE Julia Belgutay, said:

“Further education providers have excelled in what has been a truly challenging year, and the amazing individuals, teams and institutions on our Tes FE Awards shortlist showcase that. Our judges were highly impressed with the calibre of entries and I want to congratulate everyone who has made the shortlist – it is a brilliant achievement.”

After a very successful online awards ceremony last year, Tes will once again be holding this year’s awards ceremony virtually. Winners will be announced on Friday 28 May 2021.