Milton Keynes College to hold first open events of new term

This October, students in Milton Keynes will be able to get a head start on their plans for education in 2016/17 thanks to the first open events of the new term at Milton Keynes College. Open evenings at MK College allow learners to find out about their course of choice and speak directly to the [Read more…]

Mature student finding success later in life, thanks to MKC

Before Mary Browne started her course at Milton Keynes College she was a newly single mum of four children, getting by on benefits alone. Now, after six years of hard work that’s taken in a college course, three degrees and a work placement with Ed Miliband, she’s now juggling being a mum with a full-time [Read more…]

Elliot hopes to have the world at his feet

MK College student Elliot Simmons has been presented with the opportunity of a lifetime this week as he joins the Canadian Under-20 football squad in Toronto for their latest training camp. Elliot is among a group of players hoping to make up the Canadian squad in the team’s bid to qualify for the FIFA Under [Read more…]

Speculative job applications: How you should approach them

A great way to tap into the hidden jobs market and find an opportunity that would have normally passed you by, speculative job applications can be your fast-track into your dream job. The least you’ll get out of this method is that you’re forced to think carefully about your relevant skills and experience, and really [Read more…]

Business 200 is back for September

At Milton Keynes College, our Business and Leadership Centre is rapidly developing a reputation as a hub for local firms to come together and develop commercial opportunities. Central to that atmosphere is the monthly networking event, Business 200, which returns on Tuesday 15th September, 6pm to 8pm, at 200 Silbury Boulevard. This month’s event sees [Read more…]