FutureSkills at MediaCityUK

Welcome to FutureSkills

FutureSkills at MediaCityUK is a well-established centre of excellence for young people who wish to pursue a career in creative and digital industries.

We provide excellent learning opportunities delivered by some of the very best teachers in the country. All of our teaching staff are experts in their subject areas, have substantial industry experience and are passionate about supporting each and every student so that they can flourish and exceed expectations. Students are regularly given the opportunity to meet and speak to industry professionals, engage in work experience opportunities, live briefs and community development projects. They also have access to state-of-the-art music, radio, TV and photography studios at FutureSkills.

We recognise that it is important that our students feel cared for and are welcomed to the college. Our teaching staff are kind, committed and want the best for their students. In addition to the development and acquisition of skills and knowledge, students are allocated a personal tutor who will support them across the year. They will also be supported to develop their English and mathematics skills, independent thinking, study skills and resilience. In addition, we have a dedicated pastoral support team who work with students on an individual basis to remove barriers and support students in the best possible way.

Our outstanding pass rates reflect our vision to ensure that students at FutureSkills are the best that they can be. We have high expectations, we want the best for our students. We are very proud of our students’ successes and our college community and look forward to welcoming you to FutureSkills at MediaCityUK.


Student Life

At FutureSkills we are proud to boast an excellent programme of enrichment. All students are invited to participate in a range of activities outside their curriculum classes. Weekly activities include make-up workshops, music society, gaming club, human cinema, debating club, arts and crafts, capoeira, media production content workshops, FutureSkills Radio and the production of a student magazine.

Becoming a FutureSkills Student

Our School Liasion Team will be working with your school to make sure that you have all of the information and support you need when applying to study at the College. 

In order to ensure that you secure a place at the college, we advise applying early. You can apply online at www.salfordcc.ac.uk from October 2020.

In the meantime, if you are interested in studying at FutureSkills at MediaCityUK, please complete our course enquiry form below and we will make sure you are kept up to date with the latest information.

College Prospectus 

If you would like more information about any of the courses we offer, or if you have any questions about studying at FutureSkills at MediaCityUK, please do not hesitate to contact our School Liaison Team on 0161 631 5050 or at admissions@salfordcc.ac.uk