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College congratulates graduate class of 2023

Tameside College graduates celebrate successes with higher education graduation ceremony.

Students who have completed their qualifications with the college took part in the ceremony on 6th December, at Dukinfield Town Hall.

Guests included family and friends of the graduates, The Civic Mayor of Tameside Councillor Tafheen Sharif, college governors, Jackie Moores, principal and CEO of Tameside College and Dr Nena Skrbic, head of division for lifelong learning at the University of Huddersfield.

Graduates paraded into the ceremony before speeches were conducted by Dr Skrbic and Jackie Moores, congratulating them on their achievements and discussing the value of higher education for students’ careers.

Dr Skrbic, said: “It is a privilege to be asked to speak to you tonight on what is a splendid occasion and a huge celebration for you all. This is a very special moment, not just for you, as graduands, but for the proud parents, family members and friends that are amongst us today. It is also a moment of great pride for the lecturers and tutors who have supported our graduands along the way.”

Students graduating studied on a variety of courses with the college, ranging from electronic engineering and computing to teaching assistance and travel and tourism management.

Jackie Moores, principal and CEO at Tameside College, said: “This evening marks a milestone in your learning journey. It is our way of celebrating you and how well you’ve done. It is a celebration of your dedication, determination & enthusiasm. Tameside puts skills at the heart of its regeneration plan. Your qualification and skills will add value to the local economy. By developing a highly skilled workforce, the borough can attract a range of different employers to invest. Congratulations class of 2022/23 you did it!”

Tameside College offers a variety of higher education courses such as HNCs, HNDs and foundation degrees in a variety of subjects from computing to teaching.

If you’re interested in applying for a higher education qualification at Tameside College visit the college website or call 0161 908 6600.