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  1. Kicking off focus on sustainability with Race to Zero Pledge and staff training 

    As part of a month-long focus on sustainability, Milton Keynes College Group held a Develop Together Conference on 31st October, designed to bring colleagues together to discuss how they can contribute to the Group’s wider sustainability goals. The key event of the day was the College Group signing the Race to Zero pledge, a global…

  2. MK College Group leads on Equality and Diversity in Milton Keynes

    Milton Keynes College Group has retained our Leaders in Diversity status from the National Centre for Diversity, remaining the only organisation in the city with this award. The Leaders in Diversity award recognises organisations going above and beyond in their commitment to the FREDIE values of fairness, respect, equality, diversity, inclusion and engagement.  The accreditation…

  3. Milton Keynes College launches 2023/24 prospectus 

    With the current academic year now well under way, we’re already looking ahead to 2023/24 and have launched our new online prospectus.  You can choose between the School Leaver Guide, Adult Course Directory, Undergraduate Guide and South-Central Institute of Technology Guide. These guides will provide you with some great insight about the different paths you…

  4. Milton Keynes College Group’s new CEO: “we’re growing to meet the needs of the City”

    More students, new provision and more teaching and learning taking place in the community are all on the horizon at Milton Keynes College Group. Sally Alexander has been confirmed in position as the permanent CEO after many years running the prison education services for which the College Group has such a strong, national reputation, and most…

  5. Milton Keynes College Group and RMF Construction to pioneer prison apprenticeships

    The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has announced that from 1st October, prisoners will be eligible to take up apprenticeships, and Milton Keynes College Group (MKCG) and RMF Construction already have vacancies ready to be filled. The two are long-term partners and they have already identified numerous individuals ready and willing to grasp the opportunity.  MKCG…

  6. Proud to be at pride – celebrating and supporting LGBTQ+ communities

    Staff and students from Milton Keynes College were out in force to celebrate at Milton Keynes Pride Festival on 10th September. The College had a stand in the Festival’s Community area, where festival goers could find out more about what the College has to offer and take photos in the fun photo area which they…

  7. Queen Elizabeth II

    A word from Sally Alexander, Acting CEO: It was with a shared sense of loss that we all received the news of the death of the Queen yesterday, something that came as such a contrast of emotions given the success of our first whole campus Induction Day.  Whatever your views of the monarchy, the Queen…

  8. GCSE results add to another successful year for Milton Keynes College Group

    On GCSE results day, Milton Keynes College Group has bucked the trend of national achievement rates delivering success for hundreds of students in MK. The College’s GCSE results have kept pace with last year despite a predicted national fall of 5-10%, with an achievement rate of over 82%. This is particularly impressive, given that many…