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Mohammed Abbas Khalil: “College definitely made the transition to university much smoother,”said Computer Networks student 

Monday, July 8th, 2019

 Mohammed studied Computer Networks at Oldham College. His qualification allowed him to get a place at university studying Computer Networks and Security.    Mohammed took time out of his studies to talk to our Alumni team about life at university, how college helped prepare him for further study and his advice for others hoping to [Read more…]

SEO for beginners – how to increase your search engine ranking

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

As of October 2018, the World Wide Web contains over 4.4 billion pages.   SEO is all about businesses trying to optimise their websites so they appear in those first few search results. The higher they are in the search engine results, the more visitors they will get to their websites and the more customers [Read more…]

Hashin Khan: “I was taught skills that you do actually face in the real world… years on and I have my own company and people working for me,” says 22 year old Film & Photography entrepreneur

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

Entrepreneur Hashin Khan studied his Art & Design Foundation Diploma at Oldham College. Now the CEO of his own company, PXL Film & Photography, Hashin spoke to our Alumni team and reflected on his fascinating creative journey, including red carpet events and employing his own staff at the age of 22.   “I’ve always been [Read more…]

Michelle Ruse: Performing Arts graduate finds success in her dream industry

Monday, March 12th, 2018

Michelle Ruse studied Performing Arts at BTEC and HND at Oldham College. After years working in the performing arts industry, Michelle shared her fascinating career journey. Here is her story.   “College changed my life,” Michelle said when she spoke to the Oldham College Alumni Team. “I cannot praise Oldham College enough.”     Being [Read more…]