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  • A student’s guide to writing professional emails

    Monday, 19 August, 2019 - 14:47

    Whatever your next step after college, dealing with people is a key skill that requires practice and attention. It may take some time to find your online identity in words, but here are our top tips for firing off a good email.

  • Cambridge, King’s College and LSE: Students reach top destinations on A Level Results Day

    Thursday, 15 August, 2019 - 11:42

    City and Islington College Students performed above and beyond this year, improving significantly on last year’s A Level grades at the highest level. Top achievers have seen the number of passes at A* improve 33% on last year’s figures, helping more students into some of the country’s most prestigious universities.

  • The Candi guide to summer

    Monday, 12 August, 2019 - 10:50

    School’s out, and you’ve probably got a load of time on your hands. Before the new term starts, here are a few suggestions for things to do in Islington and the local area this August.

  • ESOL Students Drive the Conversation on Mental Health at Angel Wellbeing Hub

    Friday, 9 August, 2019 - 10:42

    As part of a local initiative to improve wellbeing services, City and Islington College students were recently invited to share their voices with commissioners of the Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust in Angel.

  • A fresh start: Alex’s switch to Candi Sixth Form

    Tuesday, 6 August, 2019 - 15:12

    Alex Goodfellow is in her second year studying at City and Islington College Sixth Form Centre, and in a week will receive her A Level Results. Back in March, we sat down with Alex to talk about her time at Candi, and what’s next for her.

  • A Level students reap rewards of property development project at City Hall

    Wednesday, 24 July, 2019 - 16:48

    On March 11th, 23 students from City and Islington College Sixth Form participated in ‘Urban Plan’, an urban regeneration project designed to give students industry understanding working with the experts.

  • A concise guide to Clearing: planning ahead for A Level results day

    Monday, 22 July, 2019 - 14:00

    As the old military adage goes: prior preparation prevents poor performance. Ahead of A Level results day on Thursday 15 August, here are our top tips on preparing for the big day, whatever the outcome. If you miss the grades you need for university - or have done better than they expected - you may be able to apply for another through UCAS' Clearing system. Clearing runs through UCAS between July and September, offering students the opportunity to fill vacant spaces at other universities. If you have already applied for a university through UCAS, you may be eligible to apply to others through clearing if you meet UCAS' basic criteria.

  • Nasrin’s Story: “I want to give back to the country that said ‘you’re scared - come here and be safe."

    Tuesday, 16 July, 2019 - 12:42

    “When you have to learn in a new country and you can’t go back home because of war, you have to feel safe to continue your life. This wasn’t easy for me but when I came to Candi it was the start of the change of my view from pessimistic to optimistic.”

  • Centre for Applied Sciences make strides in new sustainability programme

    Monday, 15 July, 2019 - 16:06

    City and Islington College has announced plans to develop an innovative sustainability plan in collaboration with the Green Schools Project.

  • College to make appearance at Somerstown Festival, Camden

    Friday, 12 July, 2019 - 15:47

    City and Islington College are happy to announce their involvement in this year’s Somerstown Festival in Camden.

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