Why Connell?

If you’re a student in East Manchester aged between 16 and 19 and want to study A-levels or BTECs we have the best opportunity for your future.

  • We’ve got an incredible brand new, purpose-built building.
  • We offer a wide range of A-levels, as well as BTEC qualifications and applied courses.
  • Our teaching staff are some of the best in the country, working as examiners and moderators for many other institutions.
  • You’ll get free membership to the state-of-the-art East Manchester Leisure Centre just across the road.
  • Class sizes are small, and all of our students get 1 to 1 teacher time with subject experts.
  • You’ll be assigned Personal Tutor who is responsible for your academic progress as well as your well-being.
  • We’ve got outstanding student support, including Counsellors, Student Experience Managers and additional learning support.
  • We’ve got leading IT and digital technology available to students.
  • You’ll get incredible Careers and Guidance Advice available whenever you need it.
  • Fully equipped library with lots of quiet study areas.
  • We’ve got social zones including a Refectory which offers hot and cold food throughout the day, with a Costa coffee.
  • We’ve got a comprehensive enrichment programme which is available to all students – giving you the chance to experience a range of opportunities outside of the classroom.

We are the perfect place for any student who wishes to go on to University, a higher level apprenticeship or an A-level or BTEC entry job. 

We’ll make sure that you are happy, well supported and feel part of the Connell community. When you leave us you’ll be confident with high-quality qualifications and able to go along whichever career pathway you choose.

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You can speak to one of our expert team to find out more about studying at Connell.
0161 231 9200