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Results Day 2022

16th August 2022

The headlines are in and we are celebrating 99% A Level pass rate, 57% A*-B and 81% A*-C! The very best of luck to all our students who are collecting results this morning! _____________________________________________________________ Continuing Exam Success for Queen Mary’s College 99% pass rate at A Level: 81% A*-C grades  69 % High Grades for…

BBC Visits QMSamurai HQ

17th June 2022

Today we welcomed the BBC into our bespoke QMSamurai Esports Arena! Due to our success in Overwatch, Rocket League and League of Legends, they decided to come in and see what all the fuss is about. They took a keen interest in discovering just why esports is a real sport and took the opportunity to…

Important strike information for students traveling by train. Read more!

16th June 2022

South Western Railway announces strike timetable Due to the planned national strike, SWR customers are urged only to travel by rail if absolutely necessary between 21 and 26 June SWR will run a severely reduced timetable on strike days (21, 23, 25 June), with significant parts of the network closed A severely limited service will…

Celebrating Art Centre Excellence 2022

15th June 2022

QMC’s very own Performing Arts Centre of Excellence is celebrating! Several of our students from across Music, Drama, Dance and Performing Arts courses have been offered places on highly competitive courses, at a number of prestigious and highly sought after destinations. This video showcases just some of the students who are destined for great success…

Our 2022 Peer Mentors

26th May 2022

Our 2022 Peer Mentors have successfully completed their training in Basic Counselling Skills and Mental Health Awareness and were presented with their Certificates by Lucy Poynter, Director of SEND and Wellbeing. Lucy thanked them for their commitment and enthusiasm for this vital work. No appointment needed – just drop in and speak to them. Availability:…

Physiotherapy Workshop

26th May 2022

Last week Ben Goldbold, Lead Physiotherapist for Southhampton FC, Women & Girls, provided a useful insight into careers in Physiotherapy within the NHS, pathways into them and the skills needed to work with people. Throughout the workshop students had a go at using a spinal board and they also examined the contents of a Physio’s…

Superstars Event

26th May 2022

Our Sport and Physical Activity students have been busy organising a ‘Superstars’ event today as part of the ‘Organising Sporting Events unit of their course. Pupils from ten local secondary schools are currently going head to head! Their athletic ability is being put to the test through a range of activities including rowing, swimming, sprinting,…

Chemistry at QMC

26th May 2022

Chemistry students enjoy completing additional experiments and hearing from guest speakers as part of the additional lunchtime enrichment sessions. This week they also enjoyed sharing their experiences of studying Chemistry at QMC, with visitors at the very busy Open Evening! #QMCollaborative #QMCreative #QMCurious #QMCourageous

Law students – National Bar Mock Trial

26th May 2022

The Law students took part in the National Bar Mock Trial Competition at Southampton Solent University. This involved representing either prosecution or defence in two criminal cases, with students taking roles as advocates, witnesses or court staff. Our students worked very hard to prepare for the event and performed very well, convincing the jury in…

Climbing Trip

25th May 2022

PE at QMC! Our A Level PE 2nd Year students took a trip to Parthian Climbing, Southampton last week, where they were taught how to do bouldering, top rope climbing and speed climbing. This was an exciting day for the students, they thoroughly enjoyed the experience.   #QMCourageous #QMCollaborative #QMCurious #StudentTrips #PEStudnetsAtQMC