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Who we are

The Middlesbrough College Group is comprised of Middlesbrough College, Northern Skills and TTE.  

Middlesbrough College is the leading College in the Tees Valley- a fully inclusive College that services a vibrant, multicultural local community. The specialist STEM College is unique to the region, delivering courses in every occupational sector area and at every level, including A Levels, Apprenticeships, Vocational programmes including T Levels, University courses, Access to HE Diplomas, Retrain courses and Part-time qualifications for adults.  

The College’s mission is to provide education and skills that enhance the region’s economic and social prosperity. Its £100m campus is home to more than 1,000 staff and has a student population of over 15,000, including around 2,000 apprentices. 

The College also offers a range of qualifications for students who want to improve their employability skills and courses for students where English is a second language. These courses are designed to prepare students for adulthood, developing their independence, community participation and employability skills.  

 

Key Facts

  • We are Ofsted rated Good
  • 99% overall A Level pass rate
  • 82% of our students achieving A* - C grades
  • Seven Sports Academies
  • New £20m Campus investments - High-tech Digital Centre, Construction Skills Workshop, IOT Higher Education Centre and Campus Heart
  • 2200 apprentices places with employers across Teesside and the North East
  • Outstanding 1:1 support for students
  • Best student benefits in the region including free* travel, free loan laptop scheme, financial help including bursaries free* College meals and more
  • Supportive teaching staff with real industry experience
  • State-of-the-art campus facilities including £20m STEM Centre, Mock Fuselage and Health Care Ward
  • The Tees Valley delivery partner in the North East Institute of Technology (IoT)

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