Abingdon & Witney College loses 'highly trusted sponsor' status

First published in Education

Abingdon & Witney College has lost its “highly trusted sponsor” status following an investigation by the UK Border Agency.

Principal Teresa Kelly blamed a technical breach of Home Office rules.

When officials find discrepancies with a third of foreign students enrolled at a college, they can remove the endorsement.

As Abingdon & Witney had just three students from outside the European Union, it meant a problem with one led to the removal.

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