Category: College News

Graduation for class of 2022

26th May 22

On Wednesday 18th May, Year 13 students gathered at the Radisson Edwardian Hotel, Manchester for an evening of celebration as they graduate from Abbey College Manchester. The evening started with a drinks reception to allow time to socialise with family and friends. All students were invited onto the stage to receive their course completion certificate…

A Level textiles September 2022

9th May 22

We are delighted to be offering A level Textiles as a option for students from September 2022. Textile design is an exciting course involving learning about designers and their work, artists who use fabrics and needlework, and techniques that equip students to design and create their own garments and stitched pieces of work. Students will…

Football Match Clearance for Mosaed

22nd February 22

We are delighted that Mosaed, on the Academic Studies with Football programme, has been granted International Clearance from the FA and FIFA and the Football Federation Saudi Arabia to play in England with immediate effect and will be playing for Glossop North End Community Club under 18s North West Youth Alliance Squad. Mosaed attends training…

Artist Celebrates National Success

12th January 22

Gifted artist and Abbey College Manchester student Jedidah, has been awarded for her remarkable creative talent in a highly-respected national art challenge. Jedidah (17), who studies A Level Art, Geography and Business celebrated a much-coveted second place prize at this year’s ISA National Art Competition for her masterpiece, ‘New Normal’. Her award-winning entry featured a…

Students and Staff Shine at Abbey College Manchester’s Winter Show

14th December 21

An impressive array of talent was recently showcased at the college’s annual Winter Concert, with students and staff members joining together for the festivities in aid of charity. Gifted performers took centre stage at the Unitarian Chapel on Cross Street for the highly-anticipated event, raising much-needed awareness and funds for mentoring charity Citywise and also…

Innovative Partnership to Benefit Abbey College Manchester’s Aspiring Medics

4th November 21

Abbey College Manchester has announced a pioneering new collaboration with the University of Buckingham, benefitting aspiring medical students and expanding the college’s thriving university partnerships programme. The leading independent college has partnered with the dynamic university to deliver its Medicine Diseases and Society Module, providing unrivalled opportunities to students to ensure that they are better…

New Principal Announced

11th October 21

Abbey College Manchester has announced the appointment of its new Principal, Chris Randell, who will take over the running of the college in January 2022 following the departure of Liz Elam, who is leaving the college after twenty-two years of exceptional service. Chris, who has been Assistant Principal at Abbey College Manchester since September 2019,…

Clydesdale House is now open and welcome to our new house-parents

16th September 21

It has been an exciting start to the new academic year as we have welcomed boarding students into our new boarding facility, Clydesdale House. The new purpose built boarding house is for Students aged 16 or above and and offers high-quality, safe accommodation in the city centre and within a 10 minute walk of Abbey…

Outstanding GCSE results for 2021

12th August 21

Our Abbey College Manchester GCSE students have achieved an impressive set of results in 2021. From a total of 80 GCSEs sat, 14% were awarded the top grade of 9, and nearly half achieved 9-7 grades. The pass rate was 100%. Abbey College Manchester 2021 GCSE Results 9            9-8        9-7        9-6        9-5/4    9-1 14%      28%     …

A-level Results Success for Abbey College Manchester

10th August 21

Today Abbey College Manchester is celebrating exceptional A Level results today (10 August). Our triumphant cohort of students obtained their results this morning, boasting an impressive overall pass rate of 100%. Year upon year the college continues to obtain excellent results, with 2021 being no exception. More than a third of students attained the highest…