Creative Expo

We’re hosting our annual Creative Expo 8-12 February!

Each year students go off timetable for a jam-packed week full of activities led by leading stars of the creative world. 

Students from the Media and Digital Technologies academy, Music and Performance academy and Visual Arts Design and Fashion academy will get the chance to get stuck into a range of interactive workshops, master classes and special guest workshops, offering a real insight into the industries that they are training in.

Want to get stuck in to?

Be here next year! Apply now to study a college-level course or foundation degree and join us in September 2016. 

Get social

Remember to use our hashtag #CreativeX and check out our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to keep up-to-date with all big announcements where we’ll be revealing all the latest Creative Expo news. 

Blogging all about it

Our Journalism students have also had work experience as 'roving reporters' this week and have been blogging about the workshops, read their first-hand accounts about the Creative Expo.


To celebrate the end to our Creative Expo, ncn alumni and star of the stage and screen Robert Lindsay, drops in to speak to our acting students. Read the full story here:

Posted by New College Nottingham on Saturday, 13 February 2016

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High Pavement Society rewards student success


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!


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

Hard work pays off for our A Level students


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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‘


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


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


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


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.