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DNA investigations by science students isn’t all CSI

Science students visited the Manchester Museum to learn all about forensic DNA analysis, and realised the process is more complicated than depicted by American crime dramas. Students from the BTEC National Applied Science course at The ...
The Manchester College students discover their DNA at Manchester Museum

 

Housing apprentice Kyra is a national award winner

Kyra Laird has made a prominent mark in the social housing sector by scooping the Best Young Achiever award at the Women in Housing Awards in Manchester. The 21-year-old is half way through her year’s Apprenticeship with The Manchester College ...
Kyra Laird won Best Young Achiever award Women in Housing Awards

 

London calling for degree students

A group of students from The Manchester College enjoyed an inspirational trip to the Houses of Parliament and met local MPs as well Diane Abbot MP. Learners from the Foundation Degree in Public Service and Social Justice, BA Creative Media & ...
Students from The Manchester College toured the Houses of Parliament

 

The Manchester College tutors get inspired after BBC visit in Media City

Staff from The Manchester College toured the BBC building in Media City to see their innovative working practices in action. Adrian Mills, BBC North General Manager, showed them around and explained how the organisation has adapted to new ways of ...
The Manchester College staff in the BBC Breakfast and North West Tonight studio

 

A Giant experience for College students

Sports students from The Manchester College jumped at the chance to see a basketball match between the Manchester Giants and the London Lions at the Trafford Centre’s sports dome. The group of students from the College’s Basketball Academy, ...
The Manchester College students meet Manchester Giants

 

Students give a helping hand after Manchester Dogs’ Home tragedy

The fire which ripped through Manchester Dogs’ Home on September 11 killing 60 dogs prompted a nationwide display of compassion. With such a tragedy on our doorstep, The Manchester College showed its support with students from the first year ...
Construction students help rebuild Manchester Dogs’ Home

 

Abu-Bakr is on track to gain dream degree

Abu-Bakr Ishtiaq has overcome barriers to fulfil his life-long dream, which he says is thanks to the support from The Manchester College. The 24-year-old is visually impaired and registered blind, but that hasn’t stopped him from achieving his ...
Abu-Bakr Ishtiaq conquers barriers to study computing degree

 

Perfect job for Joe following Apprenticeship programme

Joe Gill is celebrating securing a permanent job after completing an Apprenticeship programme with The Manchester College. 19-year-old Joe did a programming Apprenticeship at Band on the Wall, which is a not-for-profit music venue run by ...

 

Unlock your potential to gain work

The Manchester College has a variety of free courses to help unemployed people build skills, gain confidence and qualifications to move in to a career. The Communities and Work team at The Manchester College deliver a wide range of programmes ...

 

Top motor award for apprentice Seyed

Apprentice mechanic Seyed Nima Vakhshory-Kohi, who is studying at The Manchester College, has won the Institute of Motor Industry’s Outstanding Achiever Award. He was picked as the national winner for his commitment to studying the IMI Level 3 ...