The Fast Track programme offers a free, comprehensive package of intervention for students who may benefit from additional support to enable them to progress on to university level study.
Fast Track is for students in the first year of their Level 3 qualifications, supporting them from initial research about their options, including university, right through to making applications to university or any other positive destinations they choose.
We work with our partner schools and colleges to identify students who will most benefit (approximately 30 students per institution), using criteria such as:
Fast Track is a four-part programme, underpinned by regular communication and a contact person at the university. The four main elements are:
If you are interested in getting your school/college involved in the free programme of support, please email Hannah Law-Hing-Choy (firstname.lastname@example.org) for an initial discussion.
"Being part of the Kingston Fast Track programme has been a fantastic opportunity for our students. In particular, experiencing taster sessions enabled students to take part in activities related to their chosen subject as well as introduce a range of subjects they may not have previously considered. For me, one of the key benefits was the opportunity it gave the students to meet others on the programme and experience the social aspect of university life."
Careers adviser, West Thames College