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NHS Insight Day helped informed career decisions

1st February 2023

Queen Mary’s College students recently attended a second NHS Insight Day at Winchester Hospital, providing them with valuable insight into the various career paths available within the National Health Service (NHS). The day began with a workshop on the 350+ Careers available in the NHS, followed by a captivating panel talk featuring seven different NHS…

Performing Arts students ‘wowed’ on London trip to watch Shakespeare’s “Othello” by Frantic Assembly

26th January 2023

Last Friday, students from QMC Performing Arts were treated to a powerful and engaging performance of Shakespeare’s “Othello” by Frantic Assembly at The Lyric Hammersmith. The production, directed by Scott Graham and Steven Hoggett, showcased the company’s unique physical theatre style, which brought the text to life in a visceral and dynamic way. Frantic Assembly’s…

Queen Mary’s College Students to Embark on Global Expeditions as Part of Challenges Abroad Project

20th January 2023

Queen Mary’s College has been given a unique opportunity to run up to 10 expeditions all over the world this academic year as part of the Challenges Abroad Global Citizenship Project. £500,000 worth of funding has been secured from the Challenges Abroad Turing Scheme, meaning that the cost of a series of two-week adventures is…

Senior Maths Challenge

10th November 2022

Maths students at Queen Mary’s College are celebrating the results of their efforts following the recent UK Senior Maths Challenge (SMT). Of the 67 students who sat the paper, 52 gained certificates of merit (23 Bronze awards, 22 Silver and 7 Gold). The UK senior maths challenge is a national competition, open to all schools…

50th Anniversary Celebration

11th October 2022

Queen Mary’s College was delighted to continue its year of festivities to celebrate 50 years of quality education in Basingstoke with an anniversary party for existing and former staff, students and governors.  The College’s current Principal, Mark Henderson, was thrilled to be joined by 4 of his predecessors including the first Principal Eric McFarlane.  His…

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…

QMC Summer Ball 2022

21st July 2022

Summer Ball 2022 Dresses, heels, suits and ties… What a fun night! We hope you all had a night to remember at Oakley Hall! Take a look through all the amazing photographs taken on the night! View all pictures here                               

Cambodia Trip 2022

1st July 2022

@qmcollege have also arrived in Cambodia and today had a busy day planting 85 trees 🌱. Tomorrow, they’ll be starting their community project! pic.twitter.com/r1kcwGihnl — Challenges Abroad (@ChallengeAbroad) July 10, 2022          You can find more photos and videos on the QMC Facebook Page using the hashtag: #qmccambodiatrip Blogging from Cambodia… 20.07.22…

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…