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  1. Gillian Keegan MP and Iain Stewart MP (third and second from left respectively) pictured with senior leaders from the SCIoT in Bletchley. They are stood outside the SCIoT building in Bletchley.

    SCIoT welcomes Secretary of State for Education 

    On Friday 12 January, staff and students from the South Central Institute of Technology (SCIoT) welcomed the Secretary of State for Education, Gillian Keegan MP, along with Iain Stewart, the Member of Parliament for Milton Keynes South, to the Bletchley campus.  From digital skills and coding to game design and cyber-crime, the Secretary of State […]

  2. Computer screen with coding on it.

    Green Ideas a hit with judges at Hackathon hosted by SCIoT 

    Teams of people aged 18 – 35 battled it out at the South Central Institute of Technology (SCIoT) in Bletchley to come up with the best business ideas, using AI to create practical, sustainable solutions to real world problems.  This AI Hackathon for the Common Good initiative was part of the British Council’s Stronger Together […]

  3. Front of the South Central Institute of Technology building in Bletchley.

    SCIoT to host AI Hackathon

    South Central Institute of Technology (SCIoT) in Bletchley is hosting The Artificial Intelligence (AI) Hackathon for the Common Good in collaboration with the British Council on 1st & 2nd December.   The event is open to anyone aged 18-35 with a cracking idea for how to make our cities greener. The British Council is looking for […]

  4. Paul Gartside, Rich Lee and Alex Warner at the National Cyber Awards

    National Cyber Awards

    SCIoT student shortlisted at National Cyber Awards Milton Keynes College Group is proud to announce that Rich Lee, one of our students at the South Central Institute of Technology (SCIoT) was nominated at the National Cyber Awards as one of the finalists in the Cyber Student of the Year award. Rich, who studies Cyber Security […]

  5. Teams at the Smart City Robotics competition.

    International Robotics Competition

    IOT team takes part in international robotics competition Milton Keynes hosted the popular European Smart City Robotics Competition for a second time this September and the Milton Keynes College were proud to be represented by our team from the South Central IOT. The September 2023 ERL competition was the fourth edition of the event and […]

  6. Paul Gartside, Curriculum Developer and Digital Coach at the South Central Institute of Technology

    SCIoT Bletchley staff member awarded a Technical Teaching Fellowship

    Paul Gartside, Curriculum Developer and Digital Coach at the South Central Institute of Technology (SCIoT) in Bletchley has been awarded a Technical Teaching Fellowship for the 2023/24 academic year from the Education and Training Foundation (ETF) and Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851.  The Fellowships have been awarded annually since 2019 with the aim […]

  7. Gary Headland DL of Activate Learning address visitors

    New hub opened at Blackbird Leys Technology Campus

    Activate Learning is delighted to announce the official opening of the new South Central Institute of Technology (SCIoT) hub at the City of Oxford College Technology Campus in Blackbird Leys. The Oxford SCIoT hub was officially opened on 24 November by Mark Beard, High Sheriff of Oxfordshire and Gary Headland DL, Chief Executive at Activate Learning, […]