South Thames College

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South Thames College London
Established 1895[citation needed]
Principal and Chief Executive Sue Rimmer OBE[citation needed]
Location Wandsworth High Street
SW18 2PP
United Kingdom
Coordinates: 51°27′24″N 0°11′26″W / 51.456557°N 0.190565°W / 51.456557; -0.190565
Local authority London Borough of Wandsworth
DfE URN 130420 Tables
Ofsted Reports

South Thames College is a Further Education college in South West London. It operates three campuses: Wandsworth, Tooting and Merton.

The college was inspected by Ofsted in June 2009 and again in May 2012 and was awarded a ‘Good’ rating in both inspections. Ofsted praised the college’s rising success rates and the “safe and inclusive environment”, rating the safeguarding and care of their students as 'outstanding'. In 2016, Ofsted stated the college 'required improvement' in six key areas.[1]

John Boyega attended South Thames, graduating in 2011.[2]


  1. ^ Taylor, Rebecca. "South Thames College 'requires improvement' in latest Ofsted report". Wandsworth Guardian. Wandsworth Guardian. Retrieved 26 August 2016. 
  2. ^ Palmer, Jim. "Star Wars actor John Boyega, who studied at South Thames College in Wandsworth and Greenwich University, wins Bafta film award". Wandsworth Guardian. Wandsworth Guardian. Retrieved 26 August 2016. 

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