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


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...

Science student
Solihull College secures ‘€˜significant’ funding for Life Science Centre
Wednesday 12th November 2014

“€œUpskilling a specialised workforce”€ which contributes £180m to the local economy and employs over 1600 people, that is what will come from the investment...

Soaring success rate among unemployed taking maths and English at College
Tuesday 11th November 2014

An increasing number of unemployed people from across Solihull and Birmingham who are coming to Solihull College to improve their numeracy and literacy skills are passing with...

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Amey apprentice on road to success thanks to Solihull College’s Prince’s Trust and Police partnership
Tuesday 04th November 2014

A graduate of Solihull College’s Prince’s Trust Team, which is run in partnership with West Midlands Police, is on the road to success after landing a sought-after...

Flight simulator
Schools and families invited to ‘have a go’ at new skills!
Monday 03rd November 2014

Solihull College, part of Premier Colleges, a working group of Further and Higher Education Colleges, has thrown down the gauntlet to teachers, classroom assistants, parents and...