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Introducing our new Early Years Centre
16th December 2022
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Wood Occupations student takes part in WorldSkills UK Final
7th December 2022
Level 3 Furniture student Nathan was invited to Edinburgh to participate in the national competition which celebrates young, skilled people...
New Partnership Scheme Announced
17th November 2022
Leaders representing Hutchison Ports’ Port of Felixstowe and Harwich International have recently met with leaders of Colchester Institute, to mark...
Bradford Textile Society Competition
14th November 2022
Congratulations to University Centre Colchester Fashion and Printed Textile students Caris, Fiona, Lily, Jess and Lauren for winning various industry...
November – December 2022
10th November 2022
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New Outdoor Learning Space
1st November 2022
A local college has added to its recent large-scale investment at its Braintree Campus by opening a new Greenhouse facility...
Essex Countywide Business Awards
20th October 2022
Colchester Institute is celebrating after being nominated as a finalist in the upcoming 2022 Essex Countywide Business Awards. Nominated for...
Former student participates in funeral procession of her majesty Queen Elizabeth II
18th October 2022
Ex-Level 3 Public Services student Ashley Rosser completed his studies with us in 2018 and is now working in the...
Early Years graduate celebrates ‘Nursery of the year’ award
18th October 2022
University Centre Colchester Early Years graduate, Denise was working as an Operations Manager at Chestnut Grove when it won the...
Public Services students attend memorial
18th October 2022
On Thursday 22nd September, Public Services students attended the 78th anniversary of Operation Market Garden, the Battle of Arnhem. Bev...
Elva wins bronze award
18th October 2022
Foundation Diploma in Art and Design ex-student, Elva wins the bronze award in the national competition, ‘Creative Conscience’. The competition...
September – October 2022
14th October 2022
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Tamsin Wins Rebels Kit Contest
10th October 2022
The fighting spirit of East Anglia’s ancient tribal warriors will live on in an exciting new elite sports kit forged...
Skills Centre celebrates 20 years
29th September 2022
A vital adult learning hub has celebrated being in the heart of Dovercourt High Street for 20 years with a...
City & Guilds EPA Award
21st July 2022
Colchester Institute’s commitment to apprenticeships has been recognised by a well-known qualifications awarding organisation – with the College receiving the...
Colchester Institute Ofsted ‘Good’
19th July 2022
Colchester Institute staff and students are delighted, following their recent Ofsted inspection which declared the College “Good” in every single...
Carpentry students’ win awards
27th June 2022
Colchester Institute’s Wood Occupations department has partnered up with seven local employers to create 12 student awards recognising students’ excellent...
Working in Partnership
22nd June 2022
Our Mechanical and Electrical services department recently welcomed a visit from Rinnai UK / Europe, who provided some fantastic product training...
Driving Green Skills
6th June 2022
Following on from its declaration of a climate emergency in late 2021, Colchester Institute took another step forward in demonstrating...
Motor Vehicle students prepare for the future
31st May 2022
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Sam Ryder
31st May 2022
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Fashion and Printed Textile Students
30th May 2022
Students from BA (Hons) Fashion and Printed Textiles are currently involved in multiple industry projects! Sharon Lee Hat Competition BA...
Planting trees to combat climate change
30th May 2022
Our Skills to Succeed Level 1 students have planted around 50 trees within the college grounds at our Braintree Campus,...
Young creatives exhibit at Space Studios
30th May 2022
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