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.

  • Barclays Innovation Awards 2018

    by Rachael Jones

    Barclays Innovation Awards 2018

    At Pearson College London we encourage all of our students to enter awards to help them celebrate their academic and personal successes. We caught up with one of our first year students, Damian, to tell us more about the award he was shortlisted for and what he’s going to be up to next.

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  • Welcome, from the 2018 PCSA

    by Taylor O'Callaghan

    Frances Trought

    If you’re a new student, potential student, parent or just a fan of Pearson College London, then you’re probably wondering what the PCSA is.

    The PCSA are here to represent all students at Pearson College London, ensuring their university needs are met and that they get the most out of life in the BIG CITY. The PCSA is made up of second year students from across the college and each member has a very specific role to play.

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  • Why London’s rich and global talent pool needs to be protected

    by Rachael Jones

    Frances Trought

    Skills for London panel discussion

    London's rich and global talent pool is one of the key things that makes London the greatest city in the world in which to do business. To maintain London's competitiveness, it's vital that the talent pool is protected, to enable it to grow. The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan is passionate about the success of London and in today’s economy, it’s more important than ever to support skills and training and to ensure that everyone has access to the same opportunities and that’s why in 2017 he set up Skills for London.

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  • Student Charity Bake Sale

    by Sara Roberts

    With over 25% of students likely to be affected by mental health issues during their time at university, you would think that more people would speak out about needing help; but the negative stigma is still stopping students understanding different mental health issues. 

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  • Student Entrepreneur - Ro Anwar Fitness

    by Rachael Jones


    Our students are immersed in business from day one so it's no wonder so many of them are enterprising and set up their own businesses. Oliver Anwar is a third year student at Pearson Business School and after he finished his first year he set up his own business. We caught up with him to find out more about his business - Roanwar Fitness

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  • Pearson Business School students join John Fallon, CEO of Pearson, for lunch

    by Rachael Jones

    Our students are immersed in industry from the day that they start their degree with us; on 11th April, 3 of our business school students were invited to meet and have lunch with the CEO of Pearson, John Fallon. The students talked about their interests, career ambitions for the future and John shared his experiences with them as well as a few words of wisdom. 

    Here’s what our students thought about the experience:

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  • Pixar's Aaron Hartline Talks Creativity

    by Alex Williams

    Aaron Hartline, Pixar

    Pixar's Aaron Hartline gave a great talk at the VFX Festival  earlier this year on the subject of creativity, titled "Turning on Your Creative Light Bulb". Aaron was here in London to mentor our short course animators, and help us reach Pixar-quality standards in our animation teaching. His talk was aimed in particular at animators, who are always looking to come up with inventive and fresh solutions to animation problems.

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