Belfast Met

Belfast Met is the largest further and Higher Education College in Northern Ireland and one of the largest in the UK. They provide a unique breadth of education and training to address a variety of skill needs – from apprenticeship and Level 1 courses, to those undertaking degrees and post-graduate study. Their focus for the future is to support the development of Belfast by providing education, training and skills development to enhance individual, community and economic prosperity. The college is recognised with its specialisms in creative courses including fashion management, acting, music, music technology, dance, visual arts, theatre costume and graphics.

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Specialisms

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Essential skills delivery (Entry Level to ICT Level 2)

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Centre for Skills and Apprenticeships

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Higher education (Level 4+)

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Case Studies

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Belfast Metropolitan College was extremely proud to celebrate its 110th anniversary in 2016 and recognise its achievement in continuing to make skills and education relevant today.

Through its vision of leading the city to work the College has developed a significant number of valuable partnerships with key employers throughout the city and continues to work towards providing a better future for young people through education and training.

Latest News & Publications

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The Devolution of the Adult Education Budget to the GLA

In this report, the impact of the Devolution of the Adult Education Budget to the GLA gets discussed.

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2019 Collab Group London Colleges Prospectus

We have released our new Collab Group London Colleges prospectus with key information about our partnership.

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Peter Roberts bursary established to support Collab Group students

An award for outstanding achievement for a student from a Collab Group College

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Devolved skills in London: an opportunity for innovation

"The important part about AEB devolution is that it must be used to do something different", says Ian Pretty.

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College Governance: Opportunities and Challenges

In collaboration with Shakespeare Martineau, this paper discusses the importance of good governance in the FE sector

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Making apprenticeships work for all - policy

In this publication, we argue for the need of the right building blocks to make a great apprenticeship system.