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Harrow College is the largest college in the London Borough of Harrow. It opened in 1999 following a merger of two former local colleges, Greenhill College (located in the centre of Harrow Town) and Weald College neighbouring town Wealdstone.
More than 2,000 full-time and 7,000 part-time, students join Harrow College for sixth form and adult courses.
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Teaching takes place at the Harrow on the Hill campus on Lowlands Road and at the Harrow Weald campus in Harrow Weald as well as two smaller, dedicated construction-focused units; Whitefriars Centre and Harrow Skills Centre.
In 2015, the College opened two new buildings: The Enterprise Centre at the Harrow on the Hill campus and Spring House for supported learning at the Harrow Weald campus.
Harrow College has been awarded a Centre of Excellence for the Hearing Impaired, which is the only centre of its kind in North West London. The college is also a member of the Westminster Centre of Excellence in Teacher Training (CETT).
Harrow College provides academic and vocational courses for young people and a range of professional and non-professional programmes for adult students. The college is highly regarded for its ESOL (English for speakers of other languages) and EFL (English as a Foreign Language) courses. The EFL programmes are accredited by the British Council. The Learning Links programme has set a standard in the community for providing courses for students with learning disabilities and difficulties.
The list includes former students of Greenhill College and Weald College.
- Tom Fletcher, guitarist in McFly
- Matt Lucas, comedian
- Mark Ramprakash, English cricketer
- Master Shortie, rapper
- Paul Staines, political blogger under the name Guido Fawkes
- Jordanne Whiley, paralympian
- Faye McClelland, British triathlete
- Richard Hounslow, British slalom canoeist
- Shami Chakrabarti, former director of Liberty
- http://www.educationuk.org/pls/hot_bc/bc_profile.page_pls_profile_details?x=133784075207&y=0&a=0&z=869&p_prof_id=5546&p_lang=31 British Council - Education UK
- "FE students add to Team GB Olympic medal haul". FE Week. Retrieved 22 August 2016.