Media & Digital Technologies

What an amazing world we live in: information, entertainment and business can be done globally in seconds; our creativity can be shared, celebrated and used by anyone, anywhere, at any time.

ncn sits at the heart of the Creative Quarter – an area of the city that is being developed with millions of pounds of investment to support creative businesses over the next few years.

The creative industries are rapidly growing locally, nationally and internationally, so whatever path you choose, you’ll be entering into a vibrant and ever-changing world.
 
Our courses offer a great foundation for entering into work or further study and you'll acquire the right skills to help you find employment. We’ve got a great range of higher education courses, so you can grow and develop your talents as far as you want to take them.
 
All of our courses enjoy great links with industry so you’ll never be short of opportunities to put your learning into practice. Ofsted have recently graded the College as 'Good', highlighting that teachers are experts in their subjects, so you can be rest assured that you will be in safe hands. Plus, you’ll learn your craft in some of the best facilities, using industry-standard equipment. 

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At the heart of Nottingham's creative industries

ncn is Nottingham's largest provider of media and digital technologies education and training.

Our fantastic facilities include the city's largest training TV studio and the latest in animation, graphics and photography software. Plus, we've got huge exhibition spaces so that when it comes to showing off your work to your family, friends and potential employers, ncn provides the perfect platform.

ncn has great links with employers which means that throughout your study you'll get to learn from the best. You'll visit professional TV and production studios, hear about the latest trends from nationally-renowned designers and animators and you'll get to practice you new skills on live briefs - these are opportunities to work on a real commercial project.

Read the latest news from the Media & Digital Technology Academy here:

Media students meet moguls Fearne Cotton and Trevor Nelson

 

Highlights from ncn

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High Pavement Society rewards student success

15/09/2017

Our high achieving A Level students were honoured this week for their outstanding hard work and academic ability at the High Pavement Society Awards.

Well done to our hard working GCSE students!

24/08/2017

More than 1500 Nottingham College GCSE students collected their results today (24th August).

Hard work pays off for our A Level students

18/08/2017

The wait was finally over this week for hundreds of Nottingham College A Level students. More than 900 eager students queued up to collect their results from the College’s High Pavement Sixth Form Academy yesterday 17th August.

Bidding a fond farewell to our Chinese visitors

18/08/2017

270 Chinese delegates, a mixture of students and their teachers from 10 universities across China, took part in our four-week Summer School programme.

Hair and make-up extravaganza

10/08/2017

Talented Hair and Media Make-up trainees wowed an audience of friends, family and industry sponsors, at a special catwalk show and awards presentation.

A Level Results Day 2017

08/08/2017

Results day is just around the corner, so here’s all you need to know about the big day!

Making the most of the Apprenticeship Levy

02/08/2017

With support from Grant Thornton and Freeths, we provided advice and expertise to more than 70 businesses last week at an event about the Apprenticeship Levy...

Dreams come true for Nottingham College theatre students

27/06/2017

For an actor, and especially an actor in training, there is no better, or more prestigious, stage than that of the National Theatre in London.

A celebration of creativity

27/06/2017

From giant cars made from scrap metal, extravagant costume design, moving furniture, and jewellery made from nature; these were just some of the creative pieces displayed as part of the students' End of Year Art and Design Show.

Students gain inspiration from industry

22/06/2017

Students were able to tap into industry knowledge this week as our High Pavement campus opened its doors to careers advisors from local businesses and universities. 

City and Guilds names Nottingham College ‘UK Centre of the Year‘

20/06/2017

Nottingham College was honoured at the City and Guilds Lion Awards last week (15th June), winning the UK Centre of the Year award at a prestigious ceremony held in London’s iconic Kensington Roof Gardens.

Fashion students strut their stuff on the catwalk

16/06/2017

St Mary’s Gate Church became a stunning backdrop for a catwalk fashion show for Nottingham College Fashion students' End of Year catwalk show.

Megan’s artwork reaches new heights

16/06/2017

Talented young artist Megan Cresswell has taken her final college project to a whole new level, literally… 

Ncn and Central College merge to become Nottingham College

08/06/2017

New College Nottingham and Central College Nottingham have today merged to create Nottingham College – set to be one of the largest colleges in the country.