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


Football Academy to offer brand new full-time training programme from September
Tuesday 03rd March 2015

Aspiring football players aged 16-19 from across Solihull, Birmingham and beyond will soon be able to train on a full-time programme as part of the Solihull College Football...

Traineeship first for Solihull College and Virgin Trains
Wednesday 25th February 2015

A group of people aged 18-24 from Birmingham have successfully completed the first ever traineeship carried out by both Solihull College and Virgin Trains. Aimed at preparing...

Former College students revisit College 20 years after falling in love
Tuesday 17th February 2015

It is nothing new that many couples start their relationship after meeting at work or university, but one romantic husband from Solihull arranged to surprise his wife with a visit...

Principal John Callaghan & Vince Cable
Traineeships are the best way to prepare for an apprenticeship
Monday 16th February 2015

Since 2010, Solihull College has more than doubled its number of apprentices; the number of young people across the region who are increasingly choosing the ‘earn as you...

Fifty thousand pound car investment will make students more employable, says Solihull College
Thursday 12th February 2015

A Range Rover, Audi TT and Bentley are just some of the examples of what is included in the fifty thousand pound investment Solihull College has made to its Woodlands Campus to...

Chris Murray and Stuart Lunn BTEC Sport Science
Former Sport students create unique smartphone app
Thursday 29th January 2015

Two former Solihull College students have launched a unique smartphone app as part of their ’12 Week Body Transformation’ weight management business. Chris Murray and...