In our Industry Excellence Academy for Computing & Digital you’ll take a course that has been co-developed, and is co-delivered, by one of our leading industry partners. You’ll complete either a Level 2 or Level 3 qualification and a placement with an industry employer of at least 15 days.
By the time you complete your time in the Industry Excellence Academy for Computing & Digital you’ll have developed an in-depth knowledge of this sector and gained work experience with industry leaders.
Studying in our Industry Excellence Academy will open the door to a wide variety of careers in IT, digital technology and computing. These range from Network Administrators, where you’ll earn an average of £30,000 a year, to IT Systems Analysts, with an average yearly salary of £44,000.
We aim to bring together industry professionals and our talented students to help secure the best possible future for our students. These partnerships include:
Invasion is one of the largest youth travel organisations in the UK, offering a wide choice of life-changing and unforgettable experiences.
Silverchip are a team of creative, passionate, problem solvers who create custom mobile apps, software and integrations to drive digital transformation.
Embryo Digital are a Manchester-based, multi-award winning digital marketing agency specialising in search, social media, content marketing and design & development.
Explore our gallery. From our outstanding facilities to fantastic work placement opportunities, get a taste of what it’s like working in the industry and see what you can expect from studying at The Manchester College.
'Relevant’ work experience is essential, it gives students a chance to dip into the world of work and see if this career is for for them, it’s a way of testing for them to see what kind of business they want to be in.
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