Sixth Form College

We are a specialist A Level Sixth Form College in the heart of Angel, Islington, with over 25 years of proven success and an outstanding record of achievement. In 2017, our overall A Level pass rate was 96.3% with 65% of students achieving grades from A*-C. A 100% per cent pass rate was gained in 10 subjects.

What we offer

We specialise in preparing you for higher education and have an extensive range of subjects on offer, many of which are not offered elsewhere in London. Our teachers are A Level specialists, many are examiners and some have PHDs. The College offers superb facilities specially designed for A Level teaching.

How to find us

Sixth Form College
The Angel
283-309 Goswell Road

Underground: Angel (Northern Line)

Buses: 4, 19, 30, 38, 43, 56, 73, 153, 205, 214, 274, 341, 394, 476

Access: Ramped access to the building, on-site disabled car park and disabled access to all floors.

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Work experience

The Sixth Form College has a dedicated careers team who provide fantastic work experience opportunities for our students. The College is based strategically on the doorstep of the City of London and is in an ideal position to offer young people unique, exciting and rewarding career opportunities before going to university. 

Find out more about our Careers Team and contact information.

Key facts

  • Over 1500 students study at the Sixth Form College.
  • Last year 486 students progressed to University.
  • The success rate at the Sixth Form College is currently 96.3%.
  • In the past three years 277 students have progressed to Russell group universities. 28 of these students have progressed to UCL and Oxbridge.
  • 115 students in the past three years have progressed to Queen Mary University of London and King’s College London.
  • Students have progressed to competitive Apprenticeships and College Leaver Schemes with employers including KPMG, EY, Crossrail and National Grid.

See more key facts about the College.


  • Modern and exciting science laboratories
  • A performing arts theatre
  • Electronic workshops
  • Sound proof recording studios
  • Fashion and art studios

Extra-curricular activities

We believe in a work-life balance for our students and provide opportunities for you to take part in a range of extra-curricular activities, trips and visits to make time at the College productive, enjoyable and fun.

Open Day - Sixth Form College

Open Day - Sixth Form College

At City and Islington College, we want every one of our students to achieve their ambition. Come to our open day to find out how we can help you achieve yours.

A Level Results 2018

A Level Results 2018

City and Islington A Level students celebrate another year of top grade results

Class of 2017

Want to know where our students progress to after studying here? Read about the Class of 2017.

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Meet our staff: SFC

We are a specialist A Level Sixth Form College in the heart of Angel, Islington, with over 25 years of proven success. Read about some of our staff who make it happen.