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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…

Academic Success on Abbey Manchester’s Unique Programme

5th August 21

Abbey College Manchester is celebrating the success of its unique Combined Studies Programme and a 100% overall pass rate, with one high-performing student, Wesaal, achieving an outstanding 90%. Offering an exciting alternative to A-Levels, the college’s Combined Studies Programme provides a direct pathway to a university degree or a degree with foundation year at selected…

Back of the Net!… Football Success for Abbey Manchester Trio

3rd August 21

A trio of talented footballers from Abbey College Manchester have secured an invaluable opportunity, receiving a much-coveted invitation to train with semi-professional clubs over the summer. The three students, who are currently studying on the Academic Studies with Football Training programme in association with International House Manchester (IHM), impressed the local teams and are now…

100% pass rate for IFP Students

5th July 21

Abbey College Manchester International Foundation Programme students have achieved an amazing overall average score of 70% across all of our foundation pathways in 2021, with a 100% pass rate. This breaks down by subject as follows: Business and Economics 68% Science 64% Engineering 64% Medicine 84% The highest score achieved was an incredible 94%. Our…

Train While you Study… Call to Ambitious Athletes

11th May 21

We are inviting aspiring football and basketball players to showcase their skills at a duo of free trial days, for an opportunity to be trained by professional sports coaches as part of the unique Academic Studies with Football Training and Basketball Training programmes. The innovative courses, in partnership with IHM Football Academy and the renowned…

Art Workshops with UWE Bristol

1st April 21

Here at Abbey College Manchester, we pride ourselves with the great links we have with universities across the UK and how we can use these links to enhance our students’ learning experience. The Art Department have been working with the University of the West of England (UWE), Bristol to deliver some inspiring online sessions for…

New boarding accommodation for September 2021

22nd February 21

We are delighted to announce that Abbey College Manchester will be moving to a new boarding house from the start of the next academic year, September 2021. This is exciting news for us and for our students. Our new accommodation is called Clydesdale House, which is located in the Northern Quarter of Manchester, just a…

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