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School Leavers 16-18

School Leavers 16-18

Find out more about our wide range of full-time vocational courses and apprenticeships for school leavers.

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Adults Part-time Courses

Adults Part-time Courses

All you need to know about studying on a part-time course to progress your career, enhance your CV or discover a new skill.

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Higher Education HNC/HND Degree

Higher Education HNC/HND

Access university level qualifications with our range of HNCs, HNDs, HEFDs, Foundation Degrees and Teaching qualifications.

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Workforce Training Apprenticeships

Workforce Training

Find out more about our range of training solutions and services to help your business grow and maximise the effectiveness of your workforce.

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Welcome to TyneMet College

TyneMet College has an exciting range of full-time and part-time courses from entry level up to degree level to help you get into your dream career.

Our Gateway Team of Student Advisors are ready to help you with any questions you have about courses, applications, careers or finance.

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Finding TyneMet College & getting in touch

Tyne Metropolitan College
Battle Hill Drive
NE29 9NL

0191 229 5000

Reception/Gateway opening times
Term time: Monday 9am - 5pm, Tuesday - Thursday 9am - 6.30pm, Friday 9am - 4.30pm
Holidays: Monday - Thursday 9am - 5pm, Friday 9am - 4.30pm

Latest news from TyneMet

  • British Gypsum and Tyne Metropolitan Colleges Dry Lining Training partnership will help fill the UK skills gap in the fitted interiors industry

    TyneMet’s specialist construction campus, TMC in Benton, has been selected by British Gypsum as one of only four FE colleges in the country to deliver sought after skills training and qualifications in plastering and dry lining systems.

    Published: 27 Aug 2015

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  • STEM Success at Queen Alex – it’s in their Biology!

    Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College in North Shields triumphed as one of the top performing A Level providers in North Tyneside with super STEM results: 100% pass rate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology. A staggering 67% of candidates achieved high grades in Biology (A*, A and B) and 75% of candidates were female - highlighting a successful drive to inspire young women to embark upon STEM-related careers.

    Published: 21 Aug 2015

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  • Queen Alexandra Celebrates as Students pick up Top A Level Results

    Outstanding results for AS and A Level students place Queen Alexandra as one of the top performing sixth forms in the region with an astounding 99.8% pass rate; marking further improvement on the previous year’s results (99.1%), and a remarkable increase of 71% in the number of students achieving A* grades.

    Published: 14 Aug 2015

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What our students say

  • I think TMC is a really good place to study, it offers opportunities from all walks of like to learn a trade. I would recommend TMC to everyone, regardless of age or experience - its first class. I am enjoying my course and feel well supported by the staff. You can really advance your career at TMC.

    Anthony ReedLevel 1 Diploma in Plumbing Studies

  • The work environment at TMC is fantastic and all of the tutors are friendly and easy to get along with.

    James DaviesLevel 1 Diploma in Plastering

  • I enjoy my course because the teachers and support staff are then when I need them and help me to achieve the higher grades. I also really like the different units we study.

    Ismael BambaLevel 3 Extended Diploma in Sport (Coaching & Fitness)

  • I have been inspired by my time here at TyneMet College. I’ve really enjoyed the course so far and the teachers and support staff have been very supportive.

    Kate McNamaraLevel 2 Diploma in Travel & Tourism