The Silverstone University Technical College (UTC) is a new state of the art College due to open at the circuit in 2013. University Technical Colleges are a new concept in education and offer 14 – 19 year olds the opportunity to learn in a very practical way, integrating national curriculum requirements with technical and vocational elements.
The Silverstone UTC is an educational partnership between Tresham College of Further and Higher Education, University of Northampton and Silverstone Circuit. The UTC will specialise in technical and academic learning in High Performance Engineering and Motorsport as well as Technical Events Management.
For more information and details of how to apply visit www.utc-silverstone.co.uk.
There will be 138 places for students from across Northamptonshire and surrounding counties in Year 10 and a further 150 places for students to join in Year 12 from September 2013.