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An amazing way to start your digital career

The Manchester College has partnered with leading global marketing, technology and commerce agency Amaze, to build a skilled workforce to support the UK’s growing digital sector.

The demand for skilled developers and digital ...


Greater Manchester students showcase their talents

Talented students from colleges across Greater Manchester are set to showcase their skills as they compete against each other in a unique set of competitions.

Teams of students from ten colleges in the region will battle it out in ...
Greater Manchester Colleges Group


First Student Conference is huge success

The Manchester College held their first Student Conference at The Manchester Conference Centre.

Sylvia Lancaster from the Sophie Lancaster Foundation and Tim Campbell MBE, the first winner of The Apprentice series were keynote ...
Tim Campbell MBE speaking at the Student Conference


Arming veterans with the right job skills

The Manchester College have partnered with Walking with the Wounded and RFEA The Forces Employment Charity, to give ex-service personnel the training they need to get a foot on the job ladder.

The ‘Forces Changing Courses’ ...


Top Chinese chef cooks up a storm

Kevin Liu, Chef/Director of Tops Buffet Restaurant in Manchester, treated staff and students at The Manchester College to a master class in Chinese cuisine when he visited the College’s Openshaw Campus.

Kevin prepared five dishes ...


Students shine at national awards

Talented hair and beauty students from The Manchester College celebrated awards in five categories at this years Association of Hairdressing and Therapists Awards (AHT) national finals.

The creative students scooped six awards ...


College restaurant awarded AA rosette

The Manchester College hospitality and catering department have received three prestigious catering awards recognising the quality of their training restaurant and teaching qualifications.

‘Bistro East’, the College’s training ...
AA College Rosette Award


Students moved by hate crime awareness events

A poster calling for an end to hate crime, designed by a student at The Manchester College, has won a competition run by the Greater Manchester Police (GMP) community safety team. The poster was used to promote the anti- hate crime ...


Elbow drummer gives masterclass at The Manchester College

Elbow drummer, Rick Jupp, held a drumming masterclass and Q&A session with music students at The Manchester College.

Excited students queued outside the College’s Openshaw studios to meet and work with the famous Bury musician. ...
Rick Jupp at The Manchester College music studios


The Manchester College named best college in regional hair and beauty competition

The Manchester College has been named Best North West College, for the second consecutive year, at the Association of Hairdressers and Therapists’ (AHT) regional student hair and beauty competition held in Blackpool.

The College ...
Laura's Hollywood-inspired design