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


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Charlie swaps Solihull for Hollyoaks
Wednesday 31st July 2019

A new face will be appearing in Hollyoaks this summer as a former Solihull College & University Centre Performing Arts student joins the cast of the TV...

London’s West End glamour greets Solihull students
Tuesday 30th July 2019

Hair & Media Make-Up students from Solihull College & University Centre recently visited London to attend a showing of West End hit Wicked, before visiting the International...

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Work experience success for Meggan leads to job offer
Thursday 25th July 2019

Beauty Therapy student, Meggan Venus, 18, completed her week long work experience at Ragdale Hall...

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Mayor launches college VR partnership with Virgin Trains
Wednesday 24th July 2019

Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street has visited Solihull College & University Centre’s Blossomfield Campus to officially launch the College’s partnership with Virgin...

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Lizzie’s career takes off in Dubai
Thursday 18th July 2019

A former Solihull College & University Centre student has moved to Dubai after landing her dream job working for...

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Lifesaving Nasim awarded ‘Outstanding Young Citizen’
Monday 15th July 2019

A Public Services student from Solihull College & University Centre has been honoured with a top police award for saving the life of a stabbing...

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Mawiyah’s Special Delivery
Thursday 11th July 2019

Mawiyah Gareth Hector, a Level 3 Science student at Solihull College & University Centre observed the delivery of a baby on her work experience placement with a midwifery...

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Student designers triumph at Starpack Awards
Tuesday 09th July 2019

It was award success and industry recognition for five HND Graphic Design students from Solihull College & University Centre recently after they attended The Student Starpack...

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College takes flight with new drone course
Friday 05th July 2019

Solihull College & University Centre is taking to the skies by launching a brand new CAA Approved Drone Pilot Training...