The Automotive and Engineering department at The Manchester College offers courses, apprenticeships, upskilling programmes and industry accreditation.

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John Duggan
We asked some of our students what they thought about their experience at The Manchester College. Here’s what John Duggan who is studying Automotive had to say: I’ve learned so...

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In beautiful Wythenshawe weather, the Geodome ‘living classroom’ was launched to an audience of students, staff, local leaders and community groups. The Geodome is a revolutionary indoor growing...
The Manchester College Skills Show 2015 was a huge success with 1,800 visitors coming through the doors at Manchester Central. The Skills Show gave visitors an all-round experience of what courses...
Lisa O'Loughlin, James Butchart and David Hindley
The Manchester College's students were rewarded for their hard work last night when the Student Excellence Awards were held at the Renaissance Hotel in the city centre. It was a special occasion for...
The Big Bike Revival
The Manchester College is offering a free bicycle repair service as part of the national ‘Big Bike Revival’ campaign to get unused bikes back on the road. The Big Bike Revival is run by the national...
Blue Watch Philips Park collect the memorial bench
Automotive body repair and media students at The Manchester College have created a memorial bench to firefighter Stephen Hunt who was killed on duty last year. His watch, Blue Watch Philips Park,...
Staff and students at The Manchester College will end this academic year on a high after Ofsted ranked the College as ‘Good’ in the new report published today. The College’s English for Speakers of...
Team GB Bobsleigh arrives at The Manchester College for its refurbishment
The Manchester College will be cheering on Team GB Bobsleigh at this month’s Winter Olympics, after students played their part in the team’s preparations refurbishing the bobsleigh. Students on the...
Rafal Abramczyk receives his IET Student Excellence Award
An engineering student from The Manchester College has been awarded the prestigious Student Excellence Award 2013 by the Institution of Engineering and Technology. Rafal Abramczyk, 20, was nominated...
The Manchester College irtec Assessment Centre of the Year
The Manchester College received top honours at the annual irtec Awards, scooping the coveted Assessment Centre of the Year award. The state of the art training centre at the College is equipped with...
Trailer Inspection Technician award winners
The Manchester College has hosted an award ceremony for heavy vehicle trailer technicians. The College is one of four irtec assessment centres who have taken part in the test and trial of the...