A Virtual Introduction… Abbey College Manchester Hosts Webinar


To benefit local students ready to progress to further education or exploring their options, Abbey College Manchester is hosting a valuable webinar, An Introduction to Abbey College Manchester on Thursday 25 June at 10am.

Hosted by Liz Elam and Chris Randell, Principal and Assistant Principal of Abbey College Manchester, the virtual event will provide an insight to the innovative and friendly college. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about the unique courses available including the One Year GCSE Programme and One and Two Year A Level Programme, the Combined Studies Programme which is accepted by universities as an alternative pathway to A Level, and the International Foundation Programme.

The digital event will also explore the college’s boarding accommodation and extra-curricular activities available, and offer an insight to the university destinations of college graduates.

Liz Elam, Principal at Abbey College Manchester commented,

“As we have moved to online distance learning and virtual seminars, the format is proving to be very successful. We understand that despite all the current uncertainty, students still need to make important decisions about the next steps in their educational journey and as a college we want to provide them with as much information as we can, and in the safest way possible, to enable them to explore the varied options available to them.”

Those interested in attending the webinar can register for the event online via: www.abbeymanchester.co.uk/webinar-an-introduction-to-abbey-college-manchester/. Once details are submitted, a link will be issued by email approximately 24 hours before the webinar to allow entry on the day.

Additionally, the college is hosting a series of webinars in collaboration with Abbey College Cambridge, offering expert guidance to securing a much-coveted place at prestigious medical schools in the UK. A recent webinar is available to revisit on the website and an upcoming event on Thursday 23 June 2020 at 10am is open for registration:



Abbey College is a leading independent college in the heart of Manchester, with a fast-growing and vibrant community.

There are 220 students at the college, comprising a mix of students from the local area and other countries. The college offers A-Level, GCSE, Combined Studies and International Foundation Programmes.

For more information on Abbey College visit www.abbeymanchester.co.uk, or call 0161 817 2700.