Welcome to Heathrow UTC

Heathrow Aviation Engineering UTC (University Technical College) is an exciting, unique school for students aged 14-19. Based in Northwood, North West London, we offer a high-quality combined technical and academic education.

Our curriculum has been developed with globally-renowned employer partners, who provide motivational, work-related learning to help enhance our students' employability within the engineering sector.

Join us at 14

Students joining us at age 14 will work towards their GCSEs alongside technical qualifications. 40% of their time will cover technical studies, while 60% will be spent studying for GCSEs.

Those students joining us at age 14 will have the chance to get a head start with their engineering qualifications, gaining a Level 2 certificate, as well as their core GCSEs by the time they complete Year 11. They will also gain unrivalled hands-on experience and develop valuable work-ready skills. The UTC has a strong focus on Science and Maths so an interest in these subjects is an advantange.

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Join us at 16

Post-16 students will spend 60% of their time on engineering studies, including hands on projects with our employer partners. The UTC has a bias towards Maths and Science, so students will also focus on these subjects.

They will study for A Levels, alongside Level 2 or 3 industry qualifications, giving them all the skills they need for the engineering industry workplace.

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