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NEWS 27th February 2017

Manchester UK – a home for broadcasters and media producers

When the BBC relocated 2,000 programme makers and journalists to MediaCityUK, Europe’s largest purpose-built creative hub and home of the BBC, it was a catalyst to reaffirm Manchester’s dynamic, production industry. Broadcaster ITV is now also co-located at the hub, having moved its entire workforce and studios. From here, it continues to film and produce…

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“Manchester has a real pull for businesses to come and set up here.”
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With an impressive network of universities and colleges, and a vast choice of educational options for the under 16’s, Manchester has something to offer every kind of student. Whether a school leaver looking to extend their education or an adult learner wanting to increase and improve their skills and expertise, there will be a course to suit your needs in Manchester.

Situated in the heart of Manchester is the Royal Northern College of Music. Formed in 1973, RNCM has been for many years the first choice institution for aspiring professional musicians from the UK and overseas, offering both undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses.

In terms of Further Education Manchester city region has more than 20 colleges and institutions all of which have varied specialities. The total student population for the city region is almost 400,000; over 100,000 of which are studying across the regions’ five universities, Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan, Salford, Bolton and University Campus Oldham.

For further information on Manchester’s vast labour pool please visit our recruitment and training page.

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