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Make Your Move

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On Wednesday 10th October almost 300 Year 12 students from schools across the West midlands attended the biannual “Make Your Move” conference at the University of Birmingham. An exclusive programme of keynote talks and an...

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Aimhigher Roadshow

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On Friday 5th October, Aimhigher launched the roadshow tour at Sandwell Academy. Year 13 students took part in 90 minute workshops which gave them more information about university life, student finance & myth busting, alternatives to university and pathways...

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Fundraising for Macmillan

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The Aimhigher team are taking part in a number of personal and team challenges to raise money for Macmillan. On Thursday 25 October, members of the team will be running 107 laps (a marathon and...

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Greenwood Academy 6th Form Team building Day

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On Friday 7th September, 42 6th Formers from Greenwood Academy started their new academic year with a bang! With the support of Aimhigher+, Year 12s kicked off their first day with a study skills session...

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GCSE Results

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Last week students across the country received their GCSE results. Lots of amazing grades were published by our partner schools and every learner deserves an enormous well done! A special congratulations goes to our NCOP...

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BTEC & A-Level Results

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Earlier this month, students in England received their BTEC and A-level results. Lots of pupils in the West Midlands received fantastic grades and as a result will begin their higher education journeys from September. One...

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Speak Out

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On Thursday 07 June, fifteen year 10 finalists from NCOP schools across Birmingham and the Black Country took part in The Aimhigher West Midlands’ Speak Out Final at the prestigious Bramall Music Building at University...

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Exploring Manchester

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On Saturday 12th May 30 students aged 16-19 from schools and colleges across Birmingam and the West Midlands travelled to Manchester to experience life in another big city. Students had a behind the scenes tour...

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National Collaborative Outreach Programme (NCOP)

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In January 2017, Aimhigher West Midlands secured £4.5 million from the Higher Education Funding Council England’s (HEFCE) National Collaborative Outreach Programme (NCOP) to help students from disadvantaged backgrounds access higher education. Read more about developments...

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