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Student Success

Hugh Baird wins Best College again

In February 2014, our hairdressing and beauty therapy students triumphed at the Association of Hairdressers and Therapists (AHT) North West Area Competition. They regained the title of ‘Best College in the North West’ with an impressive total score of forty points – thirteen points ahead of their nearest rivals! Read the full story →


Hugh Baird College helps graduate engineer career with Jaguar Land Rover

A graduate of Merseyside further education college Hugh Baird is looking forward to a long and successful career in the engineering and manufacturing sector after securing a place on a prestigious apprenticeship programme with Jaguar Land Rover. Read the full story →


Degree student beats 9,000 applicants to secure Next role

Hugh Baird College graduate Kristy Ford has landed a double success after securing a first on her BA (hons) degree course and winning a job at the head office of retail giant Next. The 20-year-old from Lancaster has been a star of the Bootle-based college's Visual Merchandising and Promotional Design Higher Education course for some time. Read the full story →


Tammi to compete at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Floristry student, Tammi Hargreaves, is set to compete at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show after making it through the regional heats of the BFA Young Florist of the Year competition. Read the full story →


Celebrating Success

Each year we hold an Awards Evening to honour the hard work and commitment of students from across the College.

Representatives from local businesses and the community join students and their families, College Governors, staff and invited guests in a lavish celebration.

Take a look at the success stories from last years' event →

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