University Centre
Middlesbrough

Here at Middlesbrough College we take great pride in delivering high-quality employer-focused University level qualifications that enable you to develop both professional skills and experience for industry.  

You will be taught in our University Centre Middlesbrough that offers you a practical alternative to University. You will be taught by experienced professionals and receive more teaching hours, meaning you’ll receive more contact time with your tutor including regular 1:1 feedback on your work and progress. 

Through our partnership with The Open University we deliver affordable job-focused courses that are vocationally orientated and designed for employment, so you’ll also gain the skills employers are looking for, a strong work ethic and the confidence to progress in the workplace.

Study smart with our industry focused courses that will give you the skills employers need right now and stay local to save money. 

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Middlesbrough is a vibrant town packed with a great choice of shops, restaurants, bars, nightclubs and entertainment venues. There is loads to see and do, from award-winning parks to internationally renowned art galleries and great sports facilities.

Middlesbrough is Teesside’s largest town and has great transport links to Newcastle and Sunderland in the North, as well as York and Leeds in the south. If you choose to live here, you’ll be just a short commute to the beautiful North East coastline and North Yorkshire moors. On your doorstep, you can visit Teesside’s iconic Transporter Bridge or take a stroll around Saltholme, a picturesque nature reserve nestled in Teesside industrial landscape.

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