More Search

It’s a great place to study!

Wirral Met College students have access to excellent campuses and facilities.  

Our students progress onto higher level study, jobs, apprenticeships and university

Wirral Met has excellent links with local employers, which means you have access to work placements, traineeship and apprenticeship opportunities

You will get lots of support to help you succeed - we give outstanding support for students at all levels

We have great feedback from our students: visit OFSTED’s Learner View for details »

It is easy to make new friends

The Mix Cafe


The Students' Union offers a range of trips and social activities to help you make the most of your time at college.

  • Our cafe and restaurant areas provide value for money food and drink, with social space for students to meet up.
  • There are a range of sports and social activities during lunchtime periods.



We have excellent campuses and facilities

We have invested millions of pounds in our facilities across our Twelve Quays and Conway Park Campuses in Birkenhead, the Oval Campus in Bebington and the multi-million pound Wirral Waters Campus in Wirral Waters, Birkenhead.

The Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre at our Twelve Quays Campus has specialist laboratories, engineering equipment and robotics / mechatronics resources.

Our Logistics and Warehousing Centre provides specialist warehousing facilities including a fork lift truck and fork lift truck simulator machines. 

We also have dedicated study areas and workshops for Prep 4 Life students with complex learning disabilities at our Conway Park Campus.

The Hair & Beauty Academy


The Academy salons at the Conway Park Campus provide a full range hairdressing services, and beauty/complementary therapy treatments at very competitive prices.

Visit The Hair & Beauty Academy page or phone 0151 551 7109 for an appointment and more details.

Open to the public!

The Birches Restaurant


The Birches training restaurant is based at the Conway Park Campus. Choose from set price lunch offers and special, themed evening meals at very competitive prices.

Visit The Birches page or phone 0151 551 7147 / 7096 (term-time only) for more details.

Open to the public!

Learning Resource Centres


Visit our fully equipped Learning Resource Centres:

  • Library and resources to help with your research and coursework.
  • Self study areas with computers and internet access.

Wirral Met College's Information, Advice & Guidance Service holds the national Matrix Quality Award which means we are committed to giving you impartial advice and guidance.

If you can’t find the course(s) you are looking for, or you need more information, please call 0151 551 7777, visit complete the online enquiry form, or call in to our Conway Park Campus and speak one of our Student Advisers.

Get in touch if you would like to

  • discuss your career ideas
  • get help with choosing the right course
  • find out more information about our courses
  • discover the different ways you can study
  • access support services e.g. additional learning support

Our professionally qualified Student Advisers offer a friendly, confidential and welcoming service to help you make the most of your time at college.

Call in to our Conway Park Campus, Europa Boulevard, Birkenhead, to speak to one of our Student Advisers who are available from Monday to Friday 10.00am to 4.00pm (all year round), with late opening on Tuesdays (term time only) until 7pm.

Additional Learning Support

The Additional Learning Support team are here to support students to be as successful as possible. We have a team of over 60 highly trained and qualified staff, including Specialist Tutors, Communication Support Workers and Learning Support Assistants.

We work with students in every subject area, and at every level from Entry Level to Higher Education. The students we work with have a wide range of needs, including:

Dyslexia/Dyspraxia ADHD, ADD
Mental Health and Well Being Physical Difficulties
D/deaf or Hard of Hearing Blind or Partially Sighted
Autism Spectrum/Asperger’s Syndrome  

Please note, if you are studying on a higher education course, you will need to apply for the Disabled Students’ Allowance to pay for this support. Visit our Finance and Loans page for more details.

Are you an overseas student?

We welcome overseas applicants and have a specialist team to help you with your English. Call our International Office on 0151 551 7777for details.



Keep Up To Date

Invalid Input
Please enter a valid email address