Cambridge Regional College - Centre of Vocational Excellence

About us

Study at Cambridge Regional College and choose from two great campuses! Cambridge Regional College merged with Huntingdonshire Regional College in 2017 to form one strong college offering more opportunities for students, apprentices, employers and the community. So whether you choose to study at our Cambridge or our Huntingdon Campus you’ll benefit from CRC’s award-winning staff and outstanding facilities.

  • 94% of full-time students go on to employment or on to further study 
  • We have more than 1,500 apprentices currently in training
  • We have courses up to level 5 in our higher education programme
  • We work with more than 1,500 employers locally, regionally and nationally
  • We have invested more than £10m in our teaching facilities
  • 94% of students would recommend CRC to their friends
  • 94% say they know who to go to for help compared to 84% nationally
  • We scored 90% employer satisfaction in FE Choices Survey 2019, making us the No. 1 in our region
  • We play a key part in defining the development of the region
  • We have a large and successful international centre for overseas students
  • We have a Gold Award from Investors in People for our outstanding staff and management
  • A third of students study for Higher Educational qualifications at college rather than university
  • In 2019, 325,000 students took vocational qualifications compared to 290,000 who took A Levels

At CRC we provide a full range of courses across many subjects at a level that will suit your ability and your future needs. Our courses provide fantastic progression opportunities, whether it is on to further learning in the college or at university, into an apprenticeship or first job, or developing your career.

Our Vision
‘To be outstanding
in enabling students to excel and for serving employers and communities’.

Our Mission

‘To transform lives and create prosperity by delivering technical and professional education that meets the needs of students, employers and communities in Cambridgeshire.’

Our Values

elcoming / Empowering / Aspirational / Resilient / Excellent / Courageous / Respectful / Collaborative

Meet our Senior Management Team

We have been investing a great deal to enhance your CRC experience and we are proud to provide excellent facilities with up-to-date equipment and technology. From the moment you walk in the college you will be entering a friendly environment and be supported by qualified, experienced and enthusiastic staff.

Find out about CRC directly from our Principal and Chief Executive, Mark Robertson:

Meet our full Senior Management Team here >
Meet our College Governors here >

Equality is a key priority at Cambridge Regional College – click here for more information.

Our Partners


Cambridge Campus Status

Huntingdon Campus Status