• Tangier Road, Portsmouth, PO3 6PZ
  • Education and Personal Development

At City of Portsmouth College we’re shaping our city’s future by unlocking the potential of its learners

We believe that every student should be able to achieve their aspirations, whatever their background or abilities. That’s why we offer a uniquely broad range of choices across our four campuses, from the highest quality academic teaching to the latest vocational and technical training.

Pioneering, positive and progressive, we’re constantly evolving our teaching and expanding our excellent industry connections, in a welcoming community where everyone is empowered and supported to achieve their very best.

Working together, we dream bigger and go further for every student.


The College of choice, for the students we serve and for the services we deliver for the city of Portsmouth region.


Shaping the future by unlocking the potential of our city.

Strategic Objectives

  1. Inspirational, aspirational and inclusive place to work and learn
  2. A responsive and relevant curriculum offer
  3. High quality teaching, learning and assessment
  4. Trusted partner for the communities we serve
  5. Stabilised and sustainable finances

Plus, three enabling themes:

  • Embrace digital technology in all we do
  • A beacon of sustainability best practice
  • Consolidation before expansion


  • Inclusive and respectful
  • Community-minded
  • Ambitious and committed
  • Evolving and adaptable
  • Open-minded
  • Responsible