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


Maths students bake off
Solihull Parents Learn Maths in Kitchen ‘Bake Off’
Monday 29th February 2016

Solihull parents have been brushing up their maths skills in a kitchen ‘bake-off’, as part of a free, government-funded maths course run by Solihull College & University...

Gary Poulton - Solihull College Apprenticeship brand ambassador
Apprentice star Gary becomes ambassador for College
Tuesday 23rd February 2016

Gary Poulton from BBC’s hit show The Apprentice has recently become an ambassador for Solihull College & University Centre’s Apprenticeship programmes. Gary, who lives in...

Chef Apprentices at Ramada Hotel
Ramada invests in apprentices at Solihull College
Monday 22nd February 2016

Solihull College & University Centre have partnered with Solihull’s Ramada hotel to offer young people the chance to complete their apprenticeships. Students Kenan Butler...

Construction students - DIY SOS
Solihull students help family on BBC’s DIY SOS
Monday 22nd February 2016

Solihull College & University Centre’s construction students have volunteered their time and expertise to lend their skills to a family in Shropshire who were in need of...

Hair & Media Make Up Studies
Solihull College offers new course for aspiring Hair & Media Make Up students
Thursday 11th February 2016

Solihull College & University Centre has added to their programme of Hair and Beauty Therapy Qualifications with a new course in Hair and Media Make-Up Studies. The course,...

Adult Learners
New loans available for learners aged 19 and over
Tuesday 09th February 2016

Recent government cuts to adult education has meant that many have found it difficult to get back into education, learn new skills and gain new qualifications to potentially...

Computing students work experience
Solihull joint venture provides students with real business experience!
Friday 05th February 2016

Solihull Chamber of Commerce and Solihull College & University Centre have joined forces to provide Solihull business networking group, Solihullhour with a new website....

Media students film theatre production
Media students volunteer time to film theatre performance
Tuesday 02nd February 2016

Solihull College & University Centre’s Level 3 Extended Diploma Media students Kadira Ali and Darnell Anderson-Lloyd, have volunteered their time to gain valuable work...

Daniel Pickerill - HND Graphic Student
Daniel finishes top of the class in Birmingham Law Society competition
Tuesday 02nd February 2016

HND Graphics student Daniel Pickerill from Solihull College & University Centre recently took part in the Birmingham Law Society’s logo redesign competition with many of his...