Engineering & Technology

Our enterprising engineering and technology courses are the perfect choice if you enjoy figuring out how things work and have a curious mind.

You will gain unbeatable commercial experience, new skills and levels of technical knowledge at Nottingham College - opening up increasing job opportunities for our students.

We have large high quality workshops with industry standard equipment at our Centre of Excellence at Highfields Science Park, which will equip you with the skills you need for a successful Engineering or Technology career.

Highfields has two new dedicated workshops for fabrication and welding training. Initial skills can be developed on the virtual welder – our specialist training technology originally designed for the US Army.

You will also benefit from classroom technology including AutoCAD (Computer Aided Design) and Solid Works design packages. We have also invested heavily in 3D printing and scanning technology, to enhance our product design and manufacturing capabilities.

We work with some of the leading names in the industry, including Boots PLC, Reckitt Benckiser and ZF Services UK Ltd, as well as one of the country’s leading universities, the University of Nottingham.

Choosing one of our reputable courses means that you can be confident that you will get a high quality education and learn skills that employers are looking for. We offer a clear progression route on your journey to becoming a qualified engineer in one of 18 sector areas, with support from staff with specialist industry experience.

Levels

Our courses are designed with you in mind and start from Level 1 with progression available through the levels up to HND (Higher National Diploma) at Level 5 - where training includes multiple disciplines to suit your career choice.

University Level courses

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Highlights from Nottingham College

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Nottingham College athletes hope to win big at national sporting event

20/04/2018

Nottingham College athletes hope to win big at national AoC sporting event

Collaborating with industry is the perfect recipe

12/04/2018

Don’t miss the chance to be wined and dined by our Hospitality Management students on 26 April when they take charge at Marco Pierre White’s restaurant for one night only.

College rides miles in memory of Mariam

29/03/2018

A special community charity cycle ride for Mariam and her family is taking place this Easter

£30 million approved for College City Hub by D2N2

29/03/2018

The College is pleased to be able to announce that it has secured approval from the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership for their £30m funding towards the City Hub project.

Students' work features in art exhibition

27/03/2018

Art students stage an exhibition to celebrate "This is Nottingham"

Students organise college games for Sport Relief

23/03/2018

Foundation Degree Sport Coaching students put on "Campus Games" this week to raise money for Sport Relief.

A Level students have their sights firmly set on Oxford

15/03/2018

Hard-working A Level students Talia and Oliver have secured places at the prestigious University of Oxford.

College Statement on Student Mariam Moustafa

15/03/2018

Today (Thursday 15 March) the College is shocked and saddened to report the death of 18 year old engineering student Mariam Moustafa following a violent assault in Nottingham City Centre on 20 February.

Charlotte's made-up about her dream career

13/03/2018

From weddings, proms and fashion shows to theatre productions, TV adverts and even feature films! These are just some of the exciting jobs that talented Charlotte has been working on since graduating from College.

Sofia’s career journey is becoming beautiful

09/03/2018

Sofia's apprenticeship career path is steering her in a beautiful direction

Talented graphic designers help launch OWEN Trust

09/03/2018

Design student Dean creates winning OWEN Trust logo, helping to raise awareness about open water safety.

Award winning Ruddington Arms team plan to shake & stir students with Small Plates & Cocktails event

09/03/2018

The Ruddington Arms is collaborating with our Adams Restaurant again for a one-off Small Plates and Cocktails Evening.

Businesses pledge to help young people develop their digital skills

08/03/2018

The College hosted Nottingham's first Digital Skills Summit last week which was attended by more than 50 delegates from local digital businesses.