Welcome to our Virtual Adult Open Day

Our promise, your future

Not only will you gain a nationally recognised qualification when you study a full-time course at Macclesfield College, but you will also gain the transferable skills, knowledge and expertise which employers are looking for. Our complete study programme gives our students the edge they need to succeed.



Study Programme 

Your main study programme, where you will gain the practical skills and knowledge for your chosen career.

Work Experience 

All full-time students at Macclesfield College will undertake work experience related to their course. This enhances your CV and makes you stand out from the crowd, when applying for university, an apprenticeship or employment.


One-to-one and group tutorials where you’ll meet with your Personal Tutor, to discuss your progress and ways they can help to support your learning.

There is every opportunity to study and learn, here at Macclesfield College, as well as to enjoy life and be the very best that you can possibly be. As one of the North West’s leading further and higher education establishments, we are dedicated to developing a caring and nurturing environment, where personal and individual qualities are respected and where each and every learner feels supported, valued, happy and safe during their time with us.

Here at Macclesfield College, we benefit from having a dedicated pastoral support team that works closely with you on an individual basis, to ensure you have everything you need to succeed. What’s more, our specialist learning support team offers services for those students who require extra help with their studies, including: core English and maths skills; independent and critical thinking; research and study skills and resilience.