Have you thought about a career in digital technology, IT or health science? These are the areas with the greatest variety of well-paid jobs in our region: things like games-development, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, robotics, cyber-security - or diagnosing and developing treatments for life-threatening diseases and pushing the boundaries of medical science.

These vital creative and cutting-edge industries need bright, skilled and enthusiastic young people like you.


Get a head start in the North East's leading industries

Major employers from all over the region such as the NHS, Ubisoft, Sage, HP and Accenture are working with us to provide opportunities to give you a head start. They are providing things like:

  • projects to help you get a realistic feel for what their work involves
  • work experience
  • access to world-class resources and facilities

We teach GCSEs and A-Levels, as well as a range of other courses and qualifications alongside them, which employers tell us you will need to hit the ground running when you start work.  

By blending your academic study with technical and practical experience, you’ll have the advantage when you apply to University, seek an apprenticeship or your first job.

Exclusive to North East Futures UTC

You can't beat hands-on experience when you're beginning to develop the skills that will later support your career. Here's a selection of key experiences we can guarantee during your time with us:

Regular contact with industry professionals
Much of your learning carried out through real-life projects
Visits to technology and science facilities
In-depth career knowledge
Ready-made career contacts to give you advice
Work experience with the employers you want to work with

To find out more about a different way of preparing for your future email or tweet us 

You can download an application for for Year 10 or Year 12 starting in 2018 here