News

Our news stories highlight all the great things going on at Pearson College London, including our students’ achievements, so they’re a great way to keep up to date with life here.

  • Pearson Business School welcomes international guests from China

    by Rachael Jones

    On Monday 4th March, we welcomed 30 lecturers from colleges* from across China to Pearson Business School campus.

    The visit was arranged through Rob Farag - Oxford International Education Group with Jenny Zeng - JESIE Director as part of a 21 day teacher training programme. The purpose of the visit was to Pearson College London is to find out more about degree apprenticeships and compare and contrast our model with what they currently offer at their own institutions. The visit was also an opportunity to build relationships and share resources and expertise.

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  • Escape Studios shortlisted for Whatuni Choice Awards (WUSCAs)

    by Rachael Jones

    Escape Studios has been shortlisted for a Whatuni Student Choice Award 2019, in the Independent HE category. This award is for the best all-round private university across all areas of student life, according to the students who left their reviews. The awards are voted for by students and show what students really think of their studying experiences. The shortlist for this award recognises the commitment of the student experience and teaching team that work together to help immerse our students into life at Escape Studios.     

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  • Rotational Degree Apprentice, Holly Garrett, shortlisted for the CMI Apprentice of the Year 2019

    by Rachael Jones

    Pearson College London Degree Apprentice, Holly Garrett, has been shortlisted for the CMI Management Apprentice of the Year. Since starting her degree within Pearson Business School in September 2016, she has worked for IBM, Tesco and Pearson; Holly’s skills and knowledge have increased during this time, which has meant that her responsibilities have grown year on year.

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  • London Artist Launches Pigment Channel – A V&A Exhibition Exploring the Future of Fashion

    by Rachael Jones

    * Pigment Channel launches at the V&A on 8th December 2018

    * Installation explores the future of fashion - from AI design, robotics, and the materials that will be used

    * Reflecting the evolving technology that is changing the world of fashion, VR will be used to bring the concept to life

    * Escape Studios have built the immersive VR experience, complete with 3D printed objects

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  • Microsoft Industry Day

    by Rachael Jones

    At Pearson Business School we make sure everything that we do is connected to industry and as part of their degrees our students have the chance to build their professional networks at industry workshops led by some of the world's most reputable organisations.

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  • Bringing Inner Superheroes to Life

    by Rachael Jones

    Escapee (Escape Studios Alumni), Roy Pecker, brings to life the GOSHxSuperhope project in partnership with not-for-profit initiative Superhope, Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), Escape Studios and a number of partners from across the UK’s creative industries.

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  • Unreal Engine workshops at Escape Studios

    by Rachael Jones


    Epic Games, the creator of Fortnite, Unreal, Gears of War, Shadow Complex, and the Infinity Blade series of games will be hosting two full day workshops on their Unreal Engine technology at our 190 High Holborn campus today. These sold out events will be delivered by the experts at Epic Games and will help attendees learn more about how today’s cutting-edge creative teams are using Unreal Engine, the software that is helping to revolutionize the film and TV productions of tomorrow.

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