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


Former Head of Engineering among ‘Top 50 Women in Engineering’
Tuesday 28th June 2016

Former Head of Engineering at Solihull College & University Centre, Haifa Ross has been named in an inaugural list of the top 50 Women in Engineering, published in the Daily...

Carpentry student, Matthew
SkillBuild competition success for Matthew
Thursday 23rd June 2016

Matthew Welch, a student at Solihull College & University Centre has recently secured second place in the Skill Build competition. Matthew, who is currently studying towards...

Nicky Morgan visits Solihull College
Solihull College & University Centre receives visit from Secretary of State for Education
Wednesday 22nd June 2016

On Tuesday 21st June Solihull College & University Centre’s Blossomfield Campus were delighted to host a visit from the Secretary of State for Education Nicky Morgan...

Darren Hogg - CIPD
College student is shortlisted as ‘Outstanding Student of the Year’ for CIPD 2016 awards
Wednesday 22nd June 2016

Darren Hogg decided to pursue a career change and looked to make his mark in HR. Darren soon realised that in order to achieve this he would need to study towards a recognised...

MP Caroline Spelman opens aerospace facilities
Aerospace facilities officially opened!
Monday 20th June 2016

Solihull College & University Centre has officially opened its Aerospace facilities at its Woodlands Campus in Smith’s Wood. On Friday 10th June the College invited a number...

HND Sport students
Sports students on top of the research game
Monday 20th June 2016

Students who are currently studying towards their university level qualification at Solihull College & University Centre have proven to be more than capable when it comes to...

Animal Management students in South Africa
Animal Management students see the ‘Big 5’ in South Africa
Thursday 16th June 2016

Students currently studying Animal Management at Solihull College & University Centre have returned home from a once in a lifetime trip to South Africa. The students set off...

Graphic Design students
Graphic Design students produce work for Interserve
Monday 13th June 2016

Two students from Solihull College & University Centre have taken on a design project in partnership with international support service and construction company, Interserve....

Animal Care student at Blue Cross
Solihull College & University Centre students excel in research
Wednesday 08th June 2016

Students who are studying towards their University Level qualification are researching into a number of interesting, current topics to contribute towards their final grade....

Year 10 students learn CAD at Solihull College
Woodlands Campus hosts aspiring Engineers
Tuesday 07th June 2016

Over the half term period Solihull College & University Centre’s Woodlands Campus in Smith’s Wood has welcomed a number of year 10 students who are hoping to pursue a...

Construction students on DIY SOS
Solihull students help family on BBC’s DIY SOS
Monday 06th June 2016

In February of this year Solihull College & University Centre’s construction students volunteered their time and expertise to lend their skills to a family in Shropshire who...

Open House & Gardens 2016
Families invited to Open House & Gardens Event at College
Wednesday 01st June 2016

Solihull College & University Centre is inviting families to come and experience its stunning period house and gardens at its Blossomfield Campus in Solihull. The College has...