All News

Forterra Brick Donation
21st May 2021
Colchester Institute Brick Donation Colchester Institute was kindly donated over £4,000’s worth of London bricks from Forterra, one of the...
Freeport East skills challenge
20th March 2021
With the recent awarding of freeport status to the ports of Harwich and Felixstowe, ‘Freeport East’ will provide a huge...
Students adapt to remote learning
8th March 2021
Students successfully adapt to the virtual world of online learning Colchester Institute has been confronted with many challenges during the...
New Wellness Charter Signed
27th January 2021
Colleges across England teach and train 2.2 million people each year – including 685,000 young people. As a large regional...
New Accessibility Officer in Post
26th January 2021
University Centre Colchester is pleased to welcome our new Accessibility Officer: Alexandra Chappell. Alexandra has wrote an introduction to herself...
The Garden Seekers Project
14th January 2021
Artist and visiting Lecturer Jane Frederick has recently completed a 9-month research and development project investigating the enduring appeal of...
Content refresh for Art degrees
14th January 2021
Students in the School of Art and Design recommended more input in terms of digital media and software in Art...
A new HE Student Union!
16th December 2020
Following feedback that the College student union was not HE specific, and its activities were not aimed at degree level...
Oliver’s New Role
24th November 2020
Jack Petchey award winner Oliver Taylor has continued to go from strength to strength by starting an exciting new role...
Digital Film Production Newsletter
16th November 2020
Please click here to read the Autumn Newsletter from our BA (Hons) Digital Film Production. It includes some of the...
We had a great time at UCAS!
16th November 2020
On 23rd and 24th October we attended the UCAS Futures in Social Sciences, Humanities and Teaching and on 13th and...
Our New Higher Education Logo
9th November 2020
Something exciting was installed on our HE building last week… Our new lit-up logo!
Graduate Featured in Campaign
21st October 2020
Our Musical Theatre graduate Brooke Meredith is the opening face of the Kent Police online recruitment campaign! A big well...
3D Printing Colchester’s Roman Wall
15th October 2020
BA Photography students from University Centre Colchester at Colchester Institute recently took part in a project where cutting-edge 3D technology...
School of Art – Online Exhibitions
14th October 2020
The School of Art Degree Show at University Centre Colchester is always an important event for us and at this...
First prize in culinary challenge
20th September 2020
 A Colchester student has been named winner of the first Zest Quest Asia Summer Challenge, the first completely on-line spinoff...
Marketing Strategies to help you
11th September 2020
Continuing with your marketing activities in a depressed economy is essential. Commercially savvy companies are now investing in their marketing...
New Health and Care Academy
2nd September 2020
Health and Care Academy launches in Essex Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) is at the forefront of new...
Student Takeover at Dart Design
11th May 2020
Read More...
National Apprenticeship Week 2020
19th February 2020
Apprenticeships were put under the spotlight and celebrated at 13th National Apprenticeship Week, which commenced on Monday 3rd February 2020....
New state-of-the-art Campus
23rd January 2020
We have officially launched our all-new Braintree campus, now that the final building – The Learning and Technology Centre is...
June – December 2019
20th December 2019
Students help two-stepping Terry to Waltz back in time Students lobby MP In July, Will Quince, Colchester’s MP, heard from...
New Learning and Technology Centre
20th November 2019
New Learning and Technology Centre celebrated with tree planting at Colchester Institute’s Braintree campus. A tree planting morning was held...
A Campus for the future
20th November 2019
New high-tech Facilities open at Braintree campus The College’s Braintree campus has moved into a new era with a ‘campus...