Ofsted Applauds Macclesfield College for Career-focused Learning
Macclesfield College has proved the value of effective leadership and an employer-led approach to further and higher education after lifting provision from Ofsted’s ‘Requires Improvement’ to ‘Good’ in just 18 months.January 2018
New Apprenticeship Standards starting 2018
If you are looking to develop your staff and grow your business Maxim Business Training at Macclesfield College are introducing a range of new apprenticeship standards to help you achieve your business objectives.December 2017
HNC and HND courses starting January 2018
If you are looking to gain a degree level qualification to help with your future career prospects we have a range of HNC and HND courses starting in January. These courses are ideal for people who do not want to move away to university and fit their studies around work and home life.December 2017
Celebrating success at Macclesfield College
Macclesfield College has been celebrating the College’s end of year results.December 2017
Maccs go online with their latest course offering
Macclesfield College – specialist college for further education – has recently expanded their course offering by introducing the option to study online.December 2017
Higher Education Courses Starting in September
If you’re looking to study a degree level qualification without the expense of going away to university then why not take a look at the range of Higher National Certificates (HNCs), Higher National Diplomas and Foundation Degrees available at Macclesfield College.July 2017
Fashion Show 2017
Macclesfield College UAL Extended/ Diploma in Fashion students showed their designs on the catwalk at Macclesfield Town Hall for their end of year showcase.July 2017
We can help you grow your business...
Grow your business
Do you employ 250 members of staff or less and are looking to develop their skills with a view to grow your business? If the answer is ‘yes’ and your business is based in Cheshire East, then Macclesfield College can help. Through the European Social fund our Maxim Business Training team can develop bespoke training programmes to help you achieve your future business objectives.January 2018
College students build skills with industry placements
Full-time students from Macclesfield College recently swapped the classroom for real work experience.
As part of the College’s annual Industry Week in March, over 1000 students aged 16-18 completed a wide range of work related activities, many taking up work placements with some of the regions most recognised organisations.May 2017
Macclesfield College welcomes Chinese visitors
A delegation of 24 Sixth Form leaders of further education institutions from China recently visited Macclesfield College to learn about the UK educational system and see it in action.May 2017
Free Adult Courses - Try something new this June.
If you’re looking to try something new this June, we have a range of free courses available for adults to study part time.May 2017
Back to basics - Are your employees getting them right?
According to a recent report five million adults in England lack basic reading, writing and maths skills and it could be having an impact on your business' bottom line.February 2017
We are the best in Cheshire for student satisfaction
FE Week's first ever rankings table has classed Macclesfield College as top in the county across satisfaction categories.December 2016
Open Evening a success
Hundreds of people descended on the College on Thursday 20th October for our first Open Evening of the year.
Charity Videos Produced by Students in Running for Film Award
Age UK Cheshire East has entered two videos produced by Macclesfield College Students into the inaugural Charity Film Awards, set up to recognise the best films and videos that have been created for or on behalf of registered charities within the UK.
College builds links with leading aerospace group Marshall
Two engineering students from Macclesfield College were chosen to participate in a prestigious industry programme run by leading aerospace company Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group in Cambridge.
Poetry Sensation Comes to Macclesfield College
On Tuesday 27 September Macclesfield College welcomed poet, rap battler and internet sensation Mark Grist, who got students linguistic juices flowing with a range of workshops.October 2016
Fashion student Sophie returns to inspire students
Fashion students at Macclesfield College recently received a special visit from former student Sophie Hampson.September 2016
Macclesfield College expands HE provision with new appointment
Macclesfield College has appointed a new Higher Education delivery manager to support the expansion of its HE provision.September 2016
College Principal Strengthens Macclesfield Chamber of Commerce
Macclesfield Chamber of Commerce has enhanced its board with the appointment of Macclesfield College Principal and Chief Executive, Rachel Kay.September 2016
University-level study on your doorstep
Got your results and not sure about your options? We can help.August 2016
College reaches finals of EducationInvestor Awards
Macclesfield College of Further and Higher Education is a proud finalist in the EducationInvestor Awards 2016.August 2016
New Chair of Governors for Macclesfield College
Macclesfield College has appointed a new Chair of Governors to its board. Mark Sharples, from Macclesfield, takes the position following a successful two years on the board of Governors.August 2016
Students wow with stunning fashion show
Students from Macclesfield College’s UAL Extended/ Diploma in Fashion showcased their designs on the catwalk at Charles Roe House.July 2016
Former fashion student returns to share Uni experiences.
Former Macclesfield College student Melanie Knight recently returned to the College to share her experiences as a degree student.May 2016
Exam success tips - check out our guide and video
Let us help take the stress out of examinations.May 2016
Do you want to kick-start your career with an Apprenticeship?
If you’re not sure what you want do after finishing school or college you could consider an exciting Apprenticeship opportunity with Macclesfield College of Further and Higher Education - and you don’t have to wait for the school year to end to get the ball rolling because you can apply now!May 2016
Pottery students’ work goes on display at prestigious V&A exhibition
Two pottery students at Macclesfield College have been selected for the ‘Inspired by…’ competition and exhibition run in association with one of the world's leading museums of art and design, the Victoria and Albert (V&A) in London.April 2016
Former Fashion student returns for inspirational visit
Former Macclesfield College student Amy Edwards came back to College this week to share her experiences as a degree student currently studying, BA (HONS) Business and Management at MMU.April 2016