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Welcome to Hopwood Hall College & University Centre

Hopwood Hall College and University Centre is a place where learners of all ages come to develop their skillsets and secure the future they deserve. The first step towards achieving your goals starts at Hopwood.

We offer a high quality education to everyone – from school leavers to adult learners and career changers. Whatever your age, background or existing skillset, we’ve got a course for you.

T-LEVELS are here!

We're proud to be spearheading the technical revolution by introducing T-Levels!

These exciting new qualifications have been so popular that we've added even more routes to start from September 2022, including pathways in Business and Administration and Engineering and Manufacturing.

Simply watch the above video to learn all about our current T-Levels.

CLICK HERE to explore more.


There's nothing like an in-person tour of our two campuses in Rochdale and Middleton. You'll see amazing facilities such as our state-of-the art Technology Centre, our dazzling Hopwood Theatre, our vast animal enclosures, our contemporary Riverside Salon and our high-tech media editing suites.

Ahead of our upcoming Open Events, why not get a small taste of what's in store by watching the handy 360 videos below?

More about Hopwood Hall

Set across two campuses in Middleton and Rochdale, we offer vocational and higher education courses in a ran ge of areas such as; Access to Higher Education - Apprenticeships - Art - Building Trades and Engineering - Business, Travel & Tourism and Accounting - Creative Media/Games Design/Graphic Design - Dental Nursing - Education & Childcare - Hair & Beauty - Health & Social Care - Hospitality & Catering - IT & Computer Science - Performing Arts - Science & Animal Management - Sport - Teacher Training - Uniformed Public Services

In addition to our learning environments we also offer high quality services to members of the public with our Riverside Salon, the Sports Arena and Gym and Hopwood Theatre.

A state of the art theatre and event space. This facility is used by our students for a number of performances.

Theatre hire available


A contemporary hair & beauty salon offering a range of services & treatments by qualified students or staff members.

Try our Special occasion packages


Our facilities include a sports arena and sports park, as well as many other activities, such as providing local community football.

Corporate memberships available