Established in September 2009, the Huddersfield New College Rugby League Academy has continued to grow, recent success has included Yorkshire Cup runners up and semI finalists in the Student Rugby League National Cup (SRL). The academy is open to school leavers (16+) and applicants may be invited to attend trials as part of the selection process. Students will have the opportunity to study a Foundation, Intermediate or Advanced Level course determined by GCSE entry requirements (see college prospectus for details). The Rugby Academy has access to excellent facilities including a new 3G astro turf, new fitness suite and use of the local swimming pool.

Academy players are expected to work hard in both the classroom and in training. Good attendance and progression on a player's chosen study programme is compulsory.

If you would like to be considered for this academy at Huddersfield New College, please choose this on your application alongside your academic course choices. Selection for this academy is by trials, and if you apply you will be invited to trials for your chosen sport.

You must apply for a full programme of study alongside the Rugby Academy.

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