St John’s Centre is a modern campus in a stylish part of Manchester’s city centre. The campus has a professional atmosphere, giving students a taste of a contemporary business environment. Courses on offer include business and finance, law, accounting, ESOL and Access. Students can study for accredited qualifications including AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) and CILEX (Chartered Institute of Legal Executives).
St John’s Centre is in Spinningfields, a modern business and entertainment district built around a green space. Spinningfields hosts some of Manchester’s most innovative events including an outdoor cinema in summer and ice rink in winter. Historic Deansgate is a short walk from the campus. It’s a haven for shoppers and crammed with coffee shops and delis. A few minutes’ walk along Deansgate is the John Rylands Library, a beautiful Victorian gothic library holding events and exhibitions. The People's History Museum and Museum of Science and Industry are also close by.
Bus routes to St John’s Centre include: 33, 59, 84, 96, 255, X41, X43, X50. St John’s is a short walk from Deansgate, Castlefield, and St Peter’s Square Metrolink stops. Salford Central and Deansgate Railway Stations are a few minutes’ walk away.
There are no parking facilities at St John', but there is an NCP carpark on Quay Street, less than two minutes' walk from the campus.