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MP opens The Manchester College’s leading film and TV studio

Local MP John Leech was at The Manchester College to open its revamped studio for students who want to break into the film and TV industry.

Mr Leech visited the College’s Fielden Campus in West Didsbury to see how £160,000 has ...
Mr Leech and our staff and students call 'action!' on the new studio


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


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


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


Celebrity hairdresser Michael Douglas awards Wella Centre of Excellence status to The Manchester College

Celebrity hairdresser Michael Douglas visited The Manchester College to officially award the Wella Centre of Excellence status to the Hairdressing and Beauty department and presented the prestigious Wella Shield. There are only 30 colleges ...
Liz Peters presented with the Wella Shield by celeb hairstylist Michael Douglas


MOL celebrates 30 years with a new look

MOL proudly celebrated its 30th year as a market leader in professional training by launching its new brand. Reflecting the organisation’s diverse and expanding offering, the new brand puts the organisation in the perfect position to ...

MOL is celebrating 30 years as a market leader in professional training


City and United stars visit Nicholls Campus

Rivalries were put to one side when star players from Manchester City and Manchester United attended a Premier League Kickz session at The Manchester College. The champions were represented by full-back Pablo Zabaleta, while in the red corner, ...
City and United stars visit Nicholls Campus


Media students shortlisted for prestigious award

Media students at The Manchester College's Shena Simon Campus have been shortlisted for a prestigious award for their viral video campaign for the Mind charity.

The Level 3 Media Production students created a series of viral ...
Media Production students from The Manchester College


Emmerdale star visits garden festival

Soap actor Mark Charnock took time out of his busy schedule to visit The Manchester College’s Forum Learning Campus in Wythenshawe.

The Emmerdale actor, who plays popular character Marlon Dingle in the ITV soap, was a guest at ...
Emmerdale actor Mark Charnock gets a hand massage