Jamal wanted to come to education to get away from the problems he’d faced in his past. Jamal is a prime example of someone who is showing courage to do what is right and necessary. He is someone that understands the nature of studying and is striving to do well. His teachers say he is hardworking and helpful and has shown full commitment towards his learning.
“I chose to study at Newham College of Further Education because my sisters studied in this college and they said it was very nice, the teachers are very friendly and their style of teaching is brilliant.
I chose to do this course and I work hard because I would like to become a surveyor. This is one of the most important subjects in the world and is the area that I want to become involved with in the future.”
Ruby Ahmod - Beauty Therapy NVQ Level 3 It's nice to be in a college where there's such a different mix of cultures, with students from so many varied backgrounds. It's a very stimulating environment in which to study. The staff are very supportive, and there's so many courses to choose from. Personally I'd like to continue working towards becoming a successful photographer or make up artist.
Billy Hamlett - Apprentice Electrician Without qualifications it's really hard to get anywhere these days. I want to become a fully qualified electrician because there is always plenty of work out there and the money is good. Newham College has amazing resources - their labs and workshops have all the latest equipment and everyone's dead friendly, so the studying is enjoyable.
Hope Viola - BTEC National Diploma Business I'm not sure what I want to do in terms of a career yet. Right now I'm aiming to get to University so I can gain a broad range of qualifications and a breadth of knowledge. When the time comes I know this will help me get a better job. The College has fantastic facilities and the lecturers are very professional, so I'm very optimistic.
Hardip Kaur - Humanities Bridging Ultimately I want to become a psychologist, because I really like listening to people and helping them. My next step is to take Level 3 Psychology or AS Levels. I'll definitely be doing that at Newham College because the atmosphere is comfortable and stimulating. I also find the other students intelligent and friendly.
Dreytin Lyamalvi - Science level 2 My ambition is to succeed in the medical profession - I am aiming to become a Doctor. The course is interesting, because it covers a lot of different areas. I've made a lot of great friends and the staff are very helpful too. It's a cool place I like it very much.
Eureca Kumeso Ilonga - National Diploma in Construction The thing I like best about Newham College is the way everyone, the students and the staff, all work together as a team. The whole atmosphere is very enthusiastic and positive. The facilities are excellent too. My goal? To go on to University and become a civil engineer. But in the meantime, it's great here!
Taswar Hussain Newham College has an excellent pass rate on this course and it provides a good grounding in providing the basis for further progress. My plans are to go on to professional status. I am a single parent with two children and I have a part-time job. I wanted to change direction and now while studying on this course I have the confidence to do so.
Veronique Nixy Mena I decided to study at Newham College as the college has a nursery facility for my child who is 1yr old. The reason why I decided to choose fashion was because I enjoy drawing and designing fashion clothes. My future plan is to go to University and continue with my fashion career. My main reason for coming to Newham College was because of the support and help the staff and teachers give.