Helping North East Talent Succeed


South Tyneside College is a leading centre for education, guidance, advice and support, giving every student an opportunity to get the future they want. From study programmes for students as young as 14, a large range of vocational courses, apprenticeships and T-Levels, to further education for adults – our high-quality teaching, community bond, tools and services are the reason so many people choose to study at STC.


The mission of Tyne Coast College is to offer outstanding and equal educational opportunities to our learners and communities. Doing this will drive our vision to become a group of world-class educational facilities, dedicated to developing everyone’s potential.


  • We believe in being a strong community presence.
  • We believe every student should achieve their potential.
  • We value professionalism, commitment, and excellence in our staff.
  • We believe the needs of employers should shape our curriculum.
  • We work to make a significant positive impact on the local, regional and national economy.
  • We welcome and include everyone in our community, and value individuality and diversity.
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Tyne Coast College offers a new and exciting vision for education and training in the North East. Across 4 colleges, our diverse and innovative vocationally-driven curriculum, close links to employers and ambition to deliver outstanding provision, puts students on a clear course to academic attainment and career success.

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