Belfast Metropolitan College is the largest college of further and higher education in Northern Ireland and one of the biggest providers in the UK. BMC has a portfolio of vocational training delivered across 9 Schools from entry level to degree level. The College is committed to the delivery and enhancement of NI Government's Priority Skills Areas (PSA) including the Creative & Service Industries (CSI), Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM), Sport, Fashion, & Health & Childcare. BMC delivers an extensive curriculum across the Belfast Region in its 5 campuses & serves all of NI due to its specialist curriculum offer.
BMC aims to be at the forefront of providing a skills-driven curriculum & supporting local businesses to compete globally and is committed to the Europe 2020 strategy for smart, sustainable growth including the UK’s country specific recommendations. The College has been engaged in a range of EU projects over the last 10 years to ensure the ongoing lifelong learning of its VET tutors to ensure that its staff are equipped with the skills and knowledge to support these key objectives as it develops and innovates its curriculum offer in areas such as IT, STEM and the Creative and Service Industries.