Doncaster UTC

Doncaster University Technical College (UTC), specialising in advanced engineering and digital design, will provide an inspiring environment where young people can develop and reach their full potential. Working collaboratively with major employers, the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University, Doncaster UTC will produce the next generation of highly skilled engineers and designers to ensure that businesses can continue to thrive and grow in the 21st century. By Spring 2020, Doncaster UTC will join a multi academy trust called Brighter Futures Learning Partnership Trust which is already established with a number of primary schools and Hungerhill School.

What are UTC's

University technical colleges (UTCs) are government funded schools that offer 13–19-year olds a great deal more than mainstream schools. They teach students technical and scientific subjects in a whole new way and are educating the inventors, engineers, scientists and technicians of tomorrow.

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Opportunity to study technical specialisms working with some of Doncaster’s most successful businesses. Access to real work & experience in key sectors including Rail, Construction & Infrastructure, Advanced Manufacturing & Digital Design. Learning in an exciting & new environment that is different to a mainstream school.

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About Doncaster UTC

Doncaster UTC, set to be part of the Brighter Futures Learning Partnership Trust, will be a distinctive school led by employers to provide an innovative and engaging learning environment and unique learning experience.

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Latest news

Jun 25, 2019

Key appointment set to lead Doncaster UTC

Doncaster UTC has made a key appointment to lead the way in student recruitment, prepare the University Technical College for opening and run the organisation post opening.

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May 29, 2019

Doncaster UTC takes-off with launchpad event

Young people, their parents and carers have been able to find out more about Doncaster University Technical College (UTC) at a special event.

The official launchpad event, which took place at CAST, showcased what the UTC will offer for students in Doncaster.

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Mar 14, 2019

Businesses unite for UTC success

The involvement of business is key and critical to the success of Doncaster University Technical College (UTC)” that’s according to The Rt Hon. Lord Kenneth Baker who was speaking at a recent launch event in the town.


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shaping careers
forging futures


85% of students say attending a UTC has made them more confident in the world of work.


98% of parents think that practical work experience is an important part of a child’s education.


60% of the time is spent on studying core academic subjects.


40% of the time is spent on studying technical specialisms.

Our partners

University Technical Colleges and Brighter Furtures