UTC@MediaCityUK

We are a unique new school for 14-18 year olds who have a passion for shaping digital and creative content.

Focused on the future employability of our students, we develop professional digital and media skills as part of an academically rich curriculum.

Our students get hands-on, practical experience in our exciting specialisms of TV & Film, Graphics & Design, Radio & Audio, and Interactive Media & Gaming.


Introduction to our University Technical College

See our MediaCityUK campus, and hear from our principal, employer partners, parents and more.


Why study at UTC@MediaCityUK?

Get ready for tomorrow’s jobs

Graduate from the UTC with a specialist digital skillset you can apply in a wide range of industries.

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Gain qualifications that count

Study core academic subjects (GCSEs and A levels) and technical qualifications delivered in collaboration with industry experts.

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Study in the heart of MediaCityUK

Our £10.8m showcase building shares the skyline with the BBC, ITV, The Lowry and more – in the UK’s digital and media hub.

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Apply for September 2016

Open to all:

The UTC is a state school, funded by the Department of Education.

There are no fees and no entrance exam.

More about admissions to UTC@MediaCityUK

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Join the waiting list for Y10

Study GCSEs alongside one of three technical specialist pathways through Key Stage 4 and be ready for your future in tomorrow’s digital world.

We’re now full for September 2016 but we’ll keep you on the list and let you know if any spaces become available.

Apply now for Year 12

Study A Levels alongside one of four technical specialist pathways through Key Stage 5 and be ready for your future in tomorrow’s digital world.

Places are limited, so apply now to avoid missing out.

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Download our prospectus!

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