Adult and Professional Courses
Kick start, change or progress your career with an Adult course at The Manchester College.
We offer adult and professional courses in a huge range of subject areas:
- Animal Care
- Business, Professional and Trade Union Education
- Childhood Studies
- Computing and Digital
- Construction and Engineering
- Creative and Digital Media
- ESOL, English and Maths
- Hair and Beauty
- Health and Social Care
- Hospitality and Catering
- Performing Arts
- Supported Learning
- Teacher Education
- Theatrical and Media Make-up
- Travel, Tourism and Aviation
- Visual Arts
- Youth, Community, Work and Skills
Finances and tuition fees don't need to be a barrier to learning or your success - we are here to support you.
Greater Manchester Skills Fund
Study for free if you're aged 19 or over and this is your first or second Level 3 qualification, click here to explore eligible courses.
National Skills Fund
Study for free if you're aged 24 or over and this is your first Level 3 qualification OR if you earn less than £18,525 or are unemployed regardless of whether you already have a Level 3 qualification, click here to explore eligible courses.
Advanced Learner Loan
If you're aged 19 or over and you're starting a Level 3 or Level 4 course with us, you can take advantage of this loan which can be used to pay some or all of the tuition fees for your course.
19+ Study Programme Award
If you're aged 19-23, you may be eligible to access funding support through your legal entitlement to your first full Level 3 qualification.
We want to help you go further and achieve your personal and career goals.
Whether you want to embrace a new hobby, learn new skills or gain a qualification to boost your earning potential, we've got you. Hear what our learners have to say about returning to College as an Adult Learner.
Adult Learner Magazine
Explore our courses, meet both our tutors and students and get the latest industry insights in our brand-new adult learner magazine.Download Latest Issue
Listen to our College podcasts! Hear from our guests on topics such as what to expect from The Manchester College, the courses we have on offer, reasons to study at the number one college in Greater Manchester and the support we offer in terms of career guidance, finance and funding.Listen here
Adult Learner Open Events
Want to find out more? Join us at our next Adult Learner Open Event where you can meet our expert tutors, tour our amazing facilities and find out more about finance and funding options.
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