Study a T Level at the number 1 college in Greater Manchester for overall achievement.

Our courses are co-developed and co-delivered with leading employers!

What are T Levels?

T Levels are high-quality technical alternatives to A Levels, combining classroom theory, practical learning and an industry placement – of at least 315 hours, or approximately 45 days – where students will build the knowledge and skills they need in a workplace environment.

Our dedicated T Level page

In September 2022 we are proud to be offering courses in the following subjects:

Transition Programmes

If you don’t quite achieve these grades and would still like to pursue a T Level there is the option of a one-year Transition Programme, which will then allow you to move on to a T Level the following year and gain a qualification at the same time. 

T Award

Those successful in gaining a place on the T Levels or Transition Programmes will be eligible for the ‘T Award’, a package of benefits that includes:

  • £300 per year bursary*
  • Free branded work wear
  • Opportunity to take part in exciting college-wide competitions
  • Minimum 20% delivery by industry experts
  • Guaranteed progression to a Higher Education course at UCEN Manchester
  • Bursary incentive if progressing to UCEN Manchester (T Levels)
  • Minimum 15-day (Transition Programmes) or 45-day (T Levels) industry placement
  • Digital upskilling
  • Masterclasses
  • Industry-standard laptop
  • And much more

* Subject to requirements including 95% attendance, positive attitude and grade profile.

Additional Resources


T Level FAQs

T Levels last for two years including the industry placement of at 45 days. 

T Level grades are worth UCAS points in the same way as A Levels or BTECs. A Distinction* at T Level is worth 168 UCAS points (equivalent to 3 x A* at A Level)

You do not get paid for your industry placement on the T Level course, however you may be eligible for the ‘T Award’ which includes a £300 per year bursary.

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