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Welcome

Nothing beats seeing us in person but as it is not possible in this unusual time, join our Virtual Open Day to explore Belfast Met from the comfort of your home. 

Make Belfast Met your first choice! Get a feel for college life and discover what its like to study at the largest Further and Higher Education College in Northern Ireland and one of the largest in the UK.  

We have created bitesize videos to help you get a flavour of Belfast Met and what we have to offer. You can pick and choose however many you would like to view

To get started, check out our Principal and Chief Executive, Louise Warde Hunter’s welcome to Belfast Met.

Your Virtual Open Day – Make It Your Own!

1. Watch the bitesize videos below for a taste of life at Belfast Met. Discover what courses we offer, your career pathways and support available. Explore our campuses and get all the information you need to apply.

2. Watch our Virtual Information Sessions to find out more about the courses you are interested in and to ask any questions.

3. Check out our Prospectus and apply now. Don’t forget, you can apply for up to five courses!

4. Got a question? Contact us


Check out our Full-time
Prospectus for Further &
Higher Education courses

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Check out our Higher Education Prospectus

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Remember, you can apply for
up to 5 courses,
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How to Apply


Live Virtual
Information Sessions

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Why Choose Belfast Met

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Levels of Study Explained

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Life At The Met

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Advice for Parents, Carers and Guardians

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School for Academic
and Continuing Education

Harry Robinson, Head of Academic and Continuing Education outlines Belfast Met’s A Level provision in a wide range of subjects. Progression to Higher Education is a pathway into many careers and we deliver a wide range of A Levels and the Fast Track A Levels to enable access to Higher Education, as well as Access courses which offer an alternative route to University. We also offer a Full-Time, one-year GCSE programme.

Want to find out more? Watch our Virtual Information sessions to get a real feel for what the course entails.

Got a question? Email [email protected]

Subject Areas

Belfast Business School

Fiona Dempsey, Head of Belfast Business School introduces you to courses in Business, Finance, Marketing, Hair and Beauty, Travel, Tourism and Event Management courses, and Business and Enterprise which have many exciting opportunities.

Want to find out more? Watch our Virtual Information sessions to get a real feel for what the course entails.

Got a question? Email [email protected]

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Centre for Skills and Apprenticeships

Aidan Sloane, Head of Centre for Skills and Apprenticeships will discuss the Skills Training options available under our College Connect, Skills for Industry, Skills for Life & Work and Traineeship programmes. You will also find out more about our Apprenticeship and Higher-Level Apprenticeship options.

Want to find out more? Watch our Virtual Information sessions get a real feel for what the course entails. 

Got a question? Email [email protected]

Subject Areas

School of Creative
and Digital Industries

Aidan Browne, Senior Lecturer in Creative and Digital Industries and Lynda Bryans, Lecturer in Multi-Platform Journalism talk through the College’s wide range of Creative and Digital courses leading to many different pathways and careers in this growing industry.

Want to find out more? Watch our Virtual Information sessions to get a real feel for what the course entails.

Got a question? Email [email protected]

Subject Areas

School of Health,
Wellbeing and Inclusion

Sharon Rivers, Head of School for Health, Wellbeing and Inclusion outlines careers in Sport , Childhood Studies, Early Years, Playwork, Counselling, Health and Social Care, Social Work and Supported Learning, exploring the different courses and career pathways on offer. Learn about our full-time courses from Entry Level to Level 6 that will equip you with the skills and qualifications to access valuable careers.

Want to find out more? Watch our Virtual Information sessions to get a real feel for what the course entails.  

Got a question? Email [email protected]

Subject Areas

School of Science,
Engineering and Construction

Chris Corken, Head of School for Science, Engineering and Construction explores the range of courses that provide STEM career pathways. Our courses range from Level 1 to Foundation Degree level with links to regional universities and employers.

Want to find out more? Watch our Virtual Information sessions to get a real feel for what the course entails. 

Got a question? Email [email protected]

Subject Areas

Student Support
and Student Services

Nuala Boyle, Head of Student Services outlines the College’s student support services. Discover our award-winning student support team and services that enable our students to reach their full potential. Our student support services offer individually tailored support for our students, as well as providing pre-entry advice and guidance. You will also hear from our Student’s Union President who gives a personal insight into the student experience at the College. You’ll learn more about our Student Wellbeing, Inclusive Learning and Student Funding support services, and how you can get support with your application to the College.

Got a question? Email [email protected]

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Careers and Employability Service

Jean Stirrup, Careers Employment Support Services Manager, provides an overview of the College’s Careers and Employability service which provides professional, impartial, confidential, careers information, advice and guidance to our students.  We also explain how our Careers Department can give you careers guidance before coming to study with us.

Got a question? Email [email protected]

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Advice & Guidance for Parents, Carers and Guardians

This session has been designed specifically for Parents, Guardians and Carers in mind. Supporting your child to choose the right Further or Higher Education course is a big step, so we hope to make this decision easier for you and your child in our guidance session. We will outline the course and career pathways available, the range of support and services that are available in the College, and the application process.

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How To Apply

Follow our step-by-step guide to find out how to apply for a course online.

Click on the link below to learn more about searching for the right course, submitting your application and managing your offers.

Got a question? Email [email protected]

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Titanic Quarter Campus

Our largest, flagship campus located in the Titanic Quarter has impressive state-of-the-art classroom and library facilities. It also has a Student’s Union, student funding and careers offices.

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Millfield Campus

Located in the heart of the city, our Millfield campus is close to various shops, amenities and entertainment, and has a multitude of classroom and specialist facilities to support every aspect of student life.

Explore This Campus

e3/Springvale Campus

Located in the west of the city, it combines facilities for our learners and business partners. It is also home to the Belfast Film and Television School, providing state-of-the-art teaching, industry standard facilities.

Explore This Campus

Castlereagh Campus

Located in South East Belfast, this campus is home to our courses in Science, Engineering, Motor Vehicle, Sport, Health Care, Media and Make Up Studies, Art & Design, Plumbing, IT and more.

Explore This Campus

Got a Question?

Got a question? Get in touch with to find out all you need to know, whether you have a course specific question or need help with an application, we are here to help. 


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Apply Now!

Applications are open!  View our wide-range of Full-time Further and Higher Education courses, designed to meet your needs and aspirations whether you have just left school or are returning to education to upgrade your qualifications for a new career.

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