There is always something happening at Solihull College – from successful students to triumphant tutors, fund-raising events, trips to exotic locations, awards, competitions and partnerships – life at our Blossomfield and Woodlands campuses is never dull.

In ‘Making the News’ you can share in our achievements and enjoy a flavour of what makes Solihull College tick. For media / PR enquiries, please contact our marketing team on 0121 678 7000

 

Sport students
College sports students host sports tournament for local primary school
Wednesday 27th April 2016

Level 3 sports science students at Solihull College & University Centre organised a sports tournament recently as part of their work experience. The students planned a sports...

Exchange students at Woodlands Campus
Solihull College welcomes students from Denmark
Wednesday 27th April 2016

As part of an exchange programme students from a college in Denmark are becoming students at Solihull College & University Centre for a three week exchange programme. With...

Construction students visit Lochinvar
Students enjoy visit to Lochinvar
Wednesday 27th April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre students have enjoyed a visit to Lochinvar who design, manufacture and distribute a large range of high efficiency/condensing water...

Cricket Academy at Solihull College & University Centre
Solihull College & University Centre launches Cricket Academy for September 2016
Tuesday 26th April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre has partnered with Complete Cricket to offer a cricket academy to students who wish to pursue a career in the professional game. The...

Computing Apprentices
Apprentices progress at Solihull College
Monday 25th April 2016

  Four apprentices at Solihull College & University Centre have progressed well whilst on their course and are now ready to take on the next level. The computing...

Childcare students
New Certificate in Childcare and Education course at Solihull College & University Centre
Thursday 21st April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre has launched a brand new course for those wishing to progress into a career as a nursery practitioner, children’s centre worker, private...

Community Education Jewellery Making
Solihull College support King Edwards School for 4th year running
Thursday 21st April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre’s community department has once again worked with King Edwards Girls’ School for the 4th year running. Rose Rogers, tutor at the...

Computing students
Solihull College students take part in 36hour Game Jam
Thursday 21st April 2016

University level students at Solihull College & University Centre have taken part in a 36hour game jam as part of the UKIE Student Game Jam competition recently.  UKIE are...

Travel Student Hayley
The sky’s the limit for student Hayley
Wednesday 20th April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre student Hayley Danks has excelled whilst studying towards her level 3 travel and tourism qualification at the College. Hayley, who has...

Engineering students in flight simulator
Flight simulator added to College’s world class aerospace facilities
Wednesday 20th April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre has recently received delivery of a 737 flight simulator to add to the College’s superb Centre for Advanced Aeronautical provision. The...

Senior Military Visit to Woodlands Campus
Solihull College & University Centre showcases facilities to Senior Military personnel
Tuesday 19th April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre welcomed senior military officers who will be future Ministers in their respective countries to their Woodlands Campus, Smith’s Wood on...

Civil Engineering Apprentices with ICE
Apprentices put to the test by ICE at Solihull College
Thursday 14th April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre civil engineering apprentices were put to the test recently as part of a review day with the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE)....

Woodlands Family Open Event
Family Open Day to be held at Woodlands
Thursday 14th April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre will be hosting a family open day at their Woodlands Campus in Smith’s Wood on Saturday 23rd April. The free event will be taking place...

Taylor Paige Pearson, photography student
Work experience success for photography student Taylor
Tuesday 05th April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre student Taylor Paige Pearson secured work experience at Prestige Photography as part of her course. Students have to complete 30 hours of...

Larrie Tiernan, Photography Lecturer
Solihull College lecturer raises money for Cancer Research UK
Tuesday 05th April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre lecturer in Photography Larrie Tiernan has raised close to £200 for Cancer Research UK. Larrie, who teaches aspiring young photographers...

Umar Anjum, computing student
Computing student wins national competition
Tuesday 05th April 2016

Higher National Diploma (HND) student Muhammad Umar Anjum is currently studying in his second year computing course at Solihull College & University Centre. Umar entered into...

Health & Social Care students
Solihull College host intro evening to help fill UK shortage of teachers and healthcare professionals
Tuesday 05th April 2016

It was recently announced that the UK currently has a shortage of nurses, midwives, psychologists, teachers, nursery nurses and other related professions. According to the BBC,...

Health & Social Care students
College students and staff pay thanks to long serving care home manager
Monday 04th April 2016

Health and Social Care staff and students at Solihull College & University Centre have paid tribute to care home manager, Zoe Collis. Zoe has worked at Rayner House Care Home...

Public Services students
Public Service students take a trip to U.S.A
Monday 04th April 2016

Students who are currently studying towards their Public Services Diploma at Solihull College & University Centre recently enjoyed a trip to America to support with their...

Computing work experience students
College students secure work experience at Acora
Monday 04th April 2016

Solihull College & University Centre students Amy Chatwin, Mariusz Szymanski and Connor Whitehouse have secured valuable industry work experience at international IT service...