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


Popular fast-track College iGCSE for adult learners makes 2015 return
Thursday 18th December 2014

Following the success of the pilot earlier this year with Oxford Brookes University, Solihull College is bringing back the iGCSE English course for adult learners in January which...

Sean Howitt and Dave Cooper News
College seals successful award year with additional award nomination
Thursday 18th December 2014

Following the success of a string of awards for their digital marketing communications, Solihull College has scooped a further award nomination for the prestigious Times Education...

Health and Social Care
Royal charity project helps Solihull people with dementia remember
Tuesday 09th December 2014

People with dementia at a Bentley Heath day care centre have received a helping hand with old memories thanks to a project completed by a group of young unemployed people on the...

Beauty Therapy
Former student sets up first sensory hair business of its kind in West Midlands
Monday 08th December 2014

A former Solihull College student who successfully completed an enterprise qualification focussing on business start-ups has seen her dream realised by finally setting up her own...

Solihull College only college in Midlands to receive HEFCE funding
Monday 08th December 2014

As part of a two hundred million pound investment from Higher Education Funding Council England (HEFCE), Solihull College is one of 73 universities and colleges across the country...

Dave Cooper lifetime achievement award
Lifetime Achievement Award for College’s Director of Marketing
Tuesday 02nd December 2014

With a career in college marketing spanning nearly 30 years, Solihull College’s Director of Marketing Dave Cooper is getting ready to leave his current role at the College...

Construction students
All women lead for new College HNC Construction qualification
Monday 01st December 2014

Following an appeal by the construction industry, Solihull College is leading the way to increase the number of skilled female engineers in the West Midlands. Introduced this...