The Manchester College

The Manchester College, founded in 2008, is a further and higher education college in the city. It offers a range of full- and part-time courses, with degrees validated by Manchester Metropolitan University, the University of Bolton and the University of Salford.

UCAS Code: M10

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)

TEF Silver is awarded to institutions that deliver high-quality teaching, learning and outcomes for their students, and consistently exceed "rigorous national quality requirements" for higher education in the UK. Find out more about TEF.

Undergraduate Open Days

Student Services and Facilities

Careers advice

  • The Guidance and Welfare team can give advice on which course to choose, career paths, writing your CV and much more.

Disability support

  • The Disability Support Service can assess your needs and ensure you get the support you need at the college.
  • Contact: email disabilityservice@themanchestercollege.ac.uk.

Students' Union

  • As a member of the Students’ Union, students can express their opinions through the student council, student reps and student surveys.


  • The Manchester College is a further and higher education college in the city.
  • It opened in August 2008 as a result of a merger between City College of Manchester and Manchester College of Arts and Technology.


The Manchester College, Ashton Old Road, Openshaw, Manchester, M11 2WH