Ashbourne College Blog

Arlo Parks – Former Ashbourne Student Nominated for THREE BRIT Awards!

May 10, 2021

Since graduating from Ashbourne in 2019, Arlo Parks has gone from success to success. Winning AIM One to Watch and BBC Introducing Artist of the Year in 2020, she has now been nominated for an incredible three BRIT awards for Best Album, Best British Female Artist and Best New Artist, as well as being listed to perform at the ceremony.

Ashbourne’s Graduate, Antony Popov, wins the WJEC EDUQAS Moving Image Award 2020

April 21, 2021

Ashbourne’s graduate, Antony Popov has won the Best Short Film at the WJEC EDUQAS Moving Image Awards 2020 for his production of ‘Continuum’. The Moving Image Awards (MIA) recognise and celebrate the best moving image productions from students undertaking WJEC/Eduqas qualifications in Film and Media across the UK.

Meet Tracy Nwokoma, Member of the LSE’s Programme for African Leadership

Ashbourne College embraces a university-styled, ‘grown-up’ approach to education that encourages students’ independence and leadership qualities. Not only during their time at Ashbourne, but many of our graduates have also taken the initiatives and participated in various philanthropic and leadership projects. Chiazor Tracy Nwokoma is one of those.

Meet David Balica, Music undergraduate at Trinity Laban Conservatoire

March 24, 2021

David Balica joined Ashbourne College in September 2018 on a 100% Music scholarship. He graduated in summer 2020 with an outstanding A*AAA in A-level English Literature, Music, Drama and History and secured a place to study Composition at the prestigious Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance.

Ashbourne’s Music and Performing Arts Scholarship Auditions 2020/2021

February 12, 2021

Each year, Ashbourne College hosts an audition day for students looking to secure scholarships in A-Level Music and Performing Arts (Drama and Theatre Studies). These scholarships, whilst difficult to achieve, are highly valuable, with offers going all the way up to 100% discount on Ashbourne’s tuition fees (roughly £60,000 for a two year course).