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


Amadeus Apprentices
Solihull College & University Centre launches ‘Amadeus Academy’
Friday 29th July 2016

Solihull College & University Centre is to launch a brand new ‘Amadeus Academy’ which will see the College once again partner with the multi award winning venue caterer,...

Michelle Kempson
Local College Lecturer becomes editor of publication
Thursday 28th July 2016

Solihull College & University Centre lecturer Michelle Kempson has become the co-editor of a new research book. Michelle, who works as a university level lecturer at the...

Construction students
Students finish top at Institute of Carpenters competition for 4th year
Thursday 28th July 2016

Solihull College & University Centre’s carpentry students have again secured victory in the Institute of Carpentry competition for the fourth year in a row. Five of the...

Art student Jess Ladkin
Solihull art student takes part in Birmingham’s Big Read BookBench
Wednesday 27th July 2016

A Solihull College & University Centre art student has used her artist flare to design a bookbench which forms part of Birmingham’s Big Read Trail for the summer. Last year...

Meerkats born at Solihull College
Tuesday 26th July 2016

Solihull College & University Centre is home for a number of exotic creatures including the very popular Meerkats. The animals at the College are cared for by staff and...

University Level Students Set New Benchmark for Success
Friday 22nd July 2016

Solihull College & University Centre’s higher education results have gone from strength to strength this summer. An outstanding nineteen first class honours have been...

Rigging Industry Successfully Trials Live Events Trailblazer Apprenticeship
Friday 22nd July 2016

Rigging industry experts from across the UK joined forces at Birmingham’s’ Barclaycard Arena to trial the Trailblazer Live Event Rigging Apprenticeship assessment, 29th June...

College students scoop prizes at international competition
Tuesday 19th July 2016

Ten Solihull College & University Centre Graphic Design students have excelled at a recent international competition. The Starpack awards recognises innovative design in...

Community Students Exhibit The Art of Learning
Wednesday 13th July 2016

Solihull College & University Centre’s community education students have come together to exhibit their work at The Core Theatre (formerly Solihull Arts Complex) in Solihull...

Students and Employers Celebrate Success at Professional Construction Awards
Monday 11th July 2016

Employers from across the region were recently invited in to Solihull College & University Centre’s Blossomfield Campus to celebrate the achievement of the College’s...