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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Students cook up a storm with the help of top Nottingham chef

17/11/2017

Nottingham diners were treated to a special five-course tasting menu created by successful local chef Craig Floate last week at our Adams Restaurant.

Nottingham Restaurant & Bar Awards

10/11/2017

The final of the Nottingham Restaurant & Bar Awards’ Best Young Talent, Back of House Award, took place at our Adams Restaurant & Brasserie this week (6th November).

Students hit the bullseye with Winmau sponsorship renewal

09/11/2017

Young people in Nottingham are being given the opportunity to gain valuable insight into the global darts industry following the renewal of a three-year sponsorship with Winmau, the world’s leading darts brand.

Congratulations to our HE Graduates!

03/11/2017

More than 400 Nottingham College Higher Education (HE) students are celebrating their academic success as they graduate today.

Expert chef goes back to where it first began

03/11/2017

Successful Nottingham chef, Craig Floate, will be sharing his years of culinary expertise with some of our aspiring chefs on 9th November, when he is set to take over our Adams Restaurant.

Public consultation opens for new £60m Nottingham College campus development

01/11/2017

Nottingham College moves a step closer towards its new £60m landmark City Hub campus development with the launch of its public consultation exercise today.

Nottingham College students make over Broadway performers

27/10/2017

Broadway musical have been brought to life thanks to eye-catching makeovers created by students at Nottingham College.

Matthew engineers top award

24/10/2017

An engineering student from Nottingham College, Matthew Taylor, was crowned “Young Inventor of the Year” at the annual Made in the Midlands business awards on 19 October.

Nottingham College salon joins local businesses for Halloween fun

23/10/2017

Families wanting to have “a spooktacular” half term filled with haunting activity can join a special Halloween Trail this week

Uni Fair steers students in the right direction

20/10/2017

Students aspiring to further their education attended a mini University Fair at our High Pavement Sixth Form campus this week.

Female Football Open Evening

17/10/2017

Nottingham College is holding an open evening on Friday 3 November for young female footballers to find out more about its partnership with Nottingham Forest Ladies FC.

Dance students share the stage with the professionals

13/10/2017

Dance students had the opportunity to perform alongside professional dancers on 5th October, at Lakeside Arts, in a show put together by London-based, African contemporary dance company Tavaziva.

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).