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Choose from a wide range of courses

Are you receiving your GCSE results on Thursday 24 August? If the answer is ‘yes’ then why not see how Macclesfield College can help you achieve your future career aspirations? We have a range of full time vocational courses that can help you progress onto university, take on an apprenticeship or further study and employment.


You can choose from a wide range of course areas including:

  • Apprenticeships
  • Art, Design, Graphics, Photography and Fashion
  • Automotive
  • Business
  • Children and Young People
  • Construction
  • Engineering and Aerospace
  • Foundation Learning
  • Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy
  • Health and Social Care
  • Hospitality, Events Management and Professional Cookery
  • IT, Games Technology and Networking
  • Media, Performing Arts and Music
  • Public Services
  • Science
  • Sport

For a full list of courses - click here.

Why choose Macclesfield College?

  • Number 1 in Cheshire for Student Satisfaction*
  • Number 1 in Cheshire for Employer Engagement*
  • 97% of our students progress onto positive destinations**
  • 97% of our students would recommend studying with us***

As well as our excellent results, all our students benefit from a comprehensive support package to ensure they achieve their full academic potential


Already applied?

If you have already applied for a course you should have received a letter inviting you to attend an enrolment session from Thursday 24 August (GCSE Results Day). If you are unsure, please contact our Learner Experience Team on 01625 410 000, or email


*FE Week Colleges Survey 2016 ** Destinations data 2016 ***Student survey 2016