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Welcome to Solihull College & University Centre


If you’re leaving school this year, have left school or you’re still at school and considering your options for the future – then you’ve come to the right place.

About us

Offering a wide range of full-time courses, outstanding facilities and excellent teaching, Solihull College & University Centre is sure to be your first choice to continue your education.

Facilities available

Blossomfield Campus

  • The Arts Centre
  • The Hair and Beauty Academy
  • The Land Based Centre
  • The Retail Academy
  • The Sports, Health & Fitness Complex

Woodlands Campus

  • Full Size Sport Pitch
  • The Aerospace Engineering Academy
  • The Advanced Manufacturing Centre

Additional support

The College welcomes applications from those with additional needs and our support team are fully trained to give you all the encouragement that you need to get the most out of your learning experience. If you are disabled or have any special needs, then our team of support staff are here to help you. When you have accepted your offer from us we will invite you to attend a transition planning meeting and will ensure that you are familiar with the college before you begin your course.

We offer the following specialist support:

  • Aspergers/ADHD/ADD
  • Blind/Visual Impairment
  • Deaf/Hearing Impairment
  • Physical Disability
  • Mobility Difficulties
  • Mental Health
  • Moderate Learning Difficulties
  • Specific Learning Difficulty
  • Down's Syndrome
  • Acquired Brain Injury
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dyscalculia

How to apply

If you want to apply for courses, you will need to contact Solihull College & University Centre directly.

Last updated date: 07 November 2017
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Key information

Venues

  • A: Woodlands Campus
    • Address:
    • Auckland Drive
    • Smith's Wood
    • Solihull
    • B36 0NF
    • Telephone number:
    • Switchboard: 01216787000
    • Website:
    • www.solihull.ac.uk
    • Email address:
    • enquiries@solihull.ac.uk
    • More information:
    • Woodlands Campus

      An £8.5 million expansion of our Woodlands Campus now incorporates a new state of the art specialist centre for multi-craft, bricklaying, painting and decorating, plastering, carpentry and an expanded motor vehicle training facility. A new sports pitch also enhances the existing sports facilities.

      The new Engineering and Construction facility houses twelve new workshops; six for construction and six for motor vehicle. The rooms accommodate an MOT/motor sport workshop; an engine workshop and further rooms for decorating, plastering and brickwork.

      Woodlands has purpose-built engineering workshops as well as commercial-standard hair and beauty salons. Our IT facilities, learning resource centres and library are also first-rate.

      We also offer a selection of higher education courses at our Woodlands Campus so you can continue your studies with us.

      Via Bus or Train

      The main bus terminal in north Solihull is located in Chelmsley Wood centre. The number 94, 676, 694, 71, 966 and 966A stop at the main terminal with the number 94 stopping on Auckland Drive. The nearest train stations are Marston Green or Water Orton station both located approximately 20 minutes away.

      Via Road

      The College has free car parking facilities on-site.

  • B: Blossomfield Campus
    • Address:
    • Blossomfield Road
    • Solihull
    • B91 1SB
    • Telephone number:
    • Home: 01216787000
    • Website:
    • www.solihull.ac.uk
    • Email address:
    • enquiries@solihull.ac.uk
    • More information:
    • Blossomfield Campus

      Our Blossomfield Campus has everything you would expect from a modern, well-equipped college campus - and much more besides. Here you will find excellent facilities for work, study and relaxation, laid out over a pleasant site with plenty of car parking and good links to buses and trains.

      The Campus offers the highest quality teaching and support within a relaxed, student-focused atmosphere and a wide range of full and part-time courses. As well as further education courses we also offer a wide range of university accredited degrees, HNCs and HNDs.

      Every student at Blossomfield can access top-of-the-range IT resources in our Millennium Building, a substantial library, video and sound recording studios, hair and beauty salons, horticulture and animal care facilities and a superb language centre.

      All of this makes for a learning environment committed to student success.

      Finding us couldn't be easier, see below for details of how to get to our Blossomfield Campus.

      Via Bus or Train

      Solihull's main bus and train station is a 10 minute walk from the campus with the number 6, 30, 49, 69, 76, 166, 173.174, 175, 519 bus routes stopping outside the College campus.

      Via Road

      The College has free car parking facilities on-site.