On 6th February 2018, Bilborough Sixth Form College and Derby College announced initial discussions about a potential merger earmarked for January 2019 were underway, and a merger proposal was to be prepared which would be subject to consultation with all stakeholders from mid-March.
Consultation on the proposal is now taking place until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, 4th May 2018.
This Consultation Document presents our exciting vision for the future of Bilborough Sixth Form College and Derby College as a single further and higher education group delivering education and skills training for its communities through its constituent colleges, to be created through our proposal. In the proposed merger Derby College would be the continuing legal entity through its corporation, with a proposed change of corporation name from Derby College Corporation to DCG with effect from the merger date. Bilborough Sixth Form College will maintain its local presence, culture, identity and strong reputation.
Have your say
You can take part in the consultation by reading through our Consultation Document and responding to the questions in the electronic questionnaire within the consultation document.