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


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...

‘We need female role models in engineering, construction and science’, Employment Minister tells students
Thursday 29th January 2015

A senior government minister has visited Solihull College as part of a campaign to challenge career gender stereotypes. With just 272,000 women in the UK working in construction,...

Photography student
College opens its doors to school leavers
Wednesday 21st January 2015

Throughout February and March, Solihull College will be opening its doors to school leavers as it hosts the annual Next Step events which allow learners to try taster sessions of...

College’s University Centre offers new qualification with Newman University
Wednesday 14th January 2015

A brand new qualification has arrived at Solihull College’s University Centre thanks to a new partnership with Birmingham’s Newman University. Starting in September...