Get your creative career off to an amazing start with a course at ncn.

Our very own creative students star in ncn's cinema advert, which you can see in Showcase Cinema right now.

With 7000 new jobs in the creative industries coming over the next couple of years, be sure to be part of Nottingham's fastest growing industry sector by applying for a creative course at ncn.

Head to our Creative Academy pages to find out more:

Find your perfect course and apply online today!

Photography, graphic design, art, fashion, film or music - whatever your passion, you can chase your dream creative career at ncn.

We've got everything you need to get started: great lecturers with bags of experience in the field, industry standard equipment to work with and amazing creative spaces. 

Nottingham is a hive of creative activity and at ncn we're right in the middle of the Creative Quarter, so you'll be part of the action and have the opportunity to link up with the city's top creative talent. In the summer, you'll take part in one of our legendary end of year shows when you'll get to show off your work off to public. In July, we take students to London's New Designers show to network with people in the industry who can help to kick-start their careers.

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Tackle the Monday moody blues with Nottingham College


We can help you overcome “the most depressing day of the year!”

College Students Make "Team UK" Squad


Automotive students selected for "Team UK" squad ahead of international Worldskills event.

IMI/College China Visit a Success


A delegation from EMTEC Colleges Ltd., the automotive part of Nottingham College, has recently returned from China where they visited a series of colleges and polytechnics on external verification visits.

Jack's enterprising career journey shows he means business


Former student's journey to pursuing his dream business career began when he set foot inside Nottingham College

College students' creative flair helps bring body positive campaign to life


Art students help bolster national body confident retail campaign

Newly formed college proves top level HE excellence


Nottingham College recognised for HE expertise by the QAA

Notts County community project brings football to life for refugee students


Student refugees and asylum seekers benefit from footie sessions by Notts County FC charity.

Sophie's college experience propels exciting photography career


Our former student, Sophie Armishaw’s exciting photographic journey began from the very first moment she set foot inside our College’s iconic Adams Building – home to many of our creative courses.

Student’s capturing of royal public engagement gains global recognition


Foundation Degree Photography student, Harry Starbuck’s creative expertise is “hot off the press” hitting national and global headlines - following his captivating photo of the newly engaged royal couple’s first public appearance.

Young cooks of the future put their skills to the test


The local final of the national Springboard FutureChef competition took place at the College on the 3rd November, putting the culinary skills of pupils from five Nottingham schools to the test, as they battled it out to cook their way to the next stage of

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Nottingham visit


Prince Harry is coming to Nottingham with his new fiancée Meghan Markle tomorrow (Friday 1st December) for their first official engagement as a couple.

Nottingham College Apprentice Wins Bronze at Worldskills UK


A motor-vehicle apprentice from Nottingham College scooped a bronze medal at the Worldskills UK national finals on 18 November.

Students cook up a storm with the help of top Nottingham chef


Nottingham diners were treated to a special five-course tasting menu created by successful local chef Craig Floate last week at our Adams Restaurant & Brasserie.

Nottingham Restaurant & Bar Awards


The final of the Nottingham Restaurant & Bar Awards’ Best Young Talent, Back of House Award, took place at our Adams Restaurant & Brasserie this week (6th November), with Phil Tomlinson (College Faculty Area Manager for Catering & Hospitality) as one of t