A College is an Educational Establishment.
A College provides further education after statutory school age for qualifications such as 'A' levels or National Vocational Qualifications. This includes sixth form Colleges.
This definition describes the function of the establishment rather than the name of the establishment as the term 'College' can be used in the name for a number of different types of Educational Establishments including Schools or Universities.
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