The Institute was delighted to welcome the delegation of six staff members from the Arab Academy from Alexandria, as part of a full partnership exchange to learn and share best practice between the partner institutions. The visit to the UK was to learn about the Institute’s approach to good teaching practice, quality assurance systems…

Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education has received an Association of Colleges (AoC) Beacon Award for excellence in Widening Access to Higher Education, sponsored by Gateway Qualifications. Employers and community partners work with the college to ensure that the courses available through the college match the needs of the local area. After a review…

Congratulations to Grimsby Institute’s Careers Adviser, Jennifer Emmerson, who has won a national competition to be named the 4th Careers Champion Award Winner! Jenny said: “I’m still is absolute shock at winning this award, it is so amazing to be appreciated and supported by students, colleagues, learners, staff, family, friends, and people from the local area….

Staff, families and friends, joined over 400 students in celebrating at the University Centre Grimsby’s annual graduation ceremonies at Grimsby Town Hall and Grimsby Minster. The four ceremonies, which took place over two days, was a momentous occasion as for the first time the University Centre Grimsby was able to award their students their own foundation…

Grimsby Institute and University Centre Grimsby tutor, Simon Bryson, recently completed Southwell Triathlon, raising £3400 for the Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance, a service that helped to save his life earlier in the year following a near-fatal accident while cycling near Willingham Woods in Lincolnshire with his son. The accident happened in June 2015 when…

A proposal for a major collaboration between the Grimsby Institute Group (GIG) and the Lincoln College Group (LCG) creating one of the largest training capabilities in the UK. The two organisations are exploring collaboration on apprenticeships, higher education, international training and developing provision identified by the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership as priority sector skills…