The University Centre at Salford City College

At the University Centre, we are a family. We take pride in our community and encourage the success of everyone who is a part of our team, from students and staff, to our extensive network of partners and employers.

From the moment you step through the door at the beginning of your course until the day you graduate, you are nurtured, given unique opportunities, and motivated to achieve your goals.

Our excellent industry links also mean that you will receive the latest information and expertise directly from the sector. This could be in the form of on-site visits, guest speakers, work experience placements, and even professional masterclasses. We have recently worked with the BBC, Kellogg’s, ITV and many more companies, utilising our close proximity to MediaCityUK, as well as our staff contacts.

On top of this, our facilities are designed to ensure your skills meet the requirements of your chosen sector. Whether your passion is for music, media or marketing, we have an abundance of state-of-the-art facilities, including studios, rehearsal rooms, and MAC suites to prepare you for industry.

Our modern University Centre is situated in the heart of MediaCityUK, making it the perfect destination for socialising, eating out, and experiencing both Manchester and Salford’s rich and diverse culture.

Overall, your experience with us will definitely be a highlight during your time as a student and we know you’ll fit in perfectly here. We look forward to welcoming you into our student community.

Jane Nickisson
Head of Higher Education Quality

Jane holds a Degree in Business and spent the first 15 years of her career working in the Tourism industry in the field of Marketing and Events. Jane and began her career in education as Tutor in Event Management and has spent 14 years developing her expertise within the Higher Education Sector, leading on the assurance of high-quality teaching and learning and developing a wide range of curriculum through working with many University partners. Jane is passionate about college-based Higher Education and seeing the success of our students.
Lee Maycox
HE Student Support Officer

Taking an alternative route, Lee finally got round to studying Fine Art in his 20s. After graduating and training to be a teacher, he is still very happy supporting students after 20 years. He is a co-owner of FC United of Manchester and loves art (still), film and music.

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