Letters from Arakan

On Thursday 22nd March, Mulberry UTC students and staff attended the opening of the Letters from Arakan exhibition at the Brick Lane Art gallery. The exhibition shows pictures taken by Adib Chowdhury and letters from Rohingya refugees which depict some of the things which they have endured.

Students also met Mark Field, who is the Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific  and MP for the Cities of London and Westminster.

Our sixth form students loved seeing the pictures and hearing about the crisis first hand from people who have visited the region. The charity committee are passionate about raising awareness and funds of such issues.



Once again, we are immensely proud of our Year 10s. We are delighted to say that five students have had their poetry published in 'The Poetry Games - Truth or Dare?' the latest publication from the Young Writers' poetry competition. The students chose either Team Truth: writing about what it's like to be them, sharing their passions and dreams; or Team Dare, writing exciting poetry that challenges the reader or evokes the spirit of adventure.

Well done to Gabriela, Maiya, Abigail, Roxy and Nicole.


Congratulations to Year 10 student, Abigail Manning, for winning the Regional Final of the Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge 2018 for Tower Hamlets! This is the world's biggest youth speaking event, and we are incredibly proud of Abigail for her achievement. 

Follow this link to see more of the competitors at the event, and watch Abigail's powerful speech.

Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge

Well done Abigail!


Mulberry UTC are pleased to be able to invite prospective Year 10 and Year 12 students and their parents/carers to find out more about Mulberry UTC and the exciting opportunities it has to offer. This Open Evening is particularly relevant to current Year 9 and Year 11 students who are thinking about applying to join Mulberry UTC in September 2018.

Dr Katharine Vincent, our Principal, will host a presentation at 5:30pm explaining why Mulberry UTC is so unique and how students will benefit from our combination of academic, technical and professional learning.

This UTC Open Evening will be held at our wonderful new building on Parnell Road in Bow, enabling students to have a look at our wide range of state of the art facilities. 

NB Please register for the event in the prospective student’s name (i.e. not the parent’s name). Registering a parental e-mail address is fine, as further details will be sent out to this address during the recruitment process.

Please note: It is essential that you apply on-time (before January 31st) as application received after this date are classed as late and are unlikely to result in having a place. Application forms can be found online and in hard copy at our open events. We will be accepting application forms during our events. Applicants are welcome from across London - please see our admissions policy on our website www.mulberryutc.co.uk.

By registering to attend this event, you give permission for your photograph to be taken and used by Mulberry UTC within marketing material, both printed and online. If you wish to withdraw this consent, please notify a member of the team upon arrival.




school report and bbc news block

On this page you will find any videos, podcasts, or articles we have created for BBC School Report.


Year 10 Projects

See us at the Healthy London Partnership Hackathon on childhood obesity

5.30pm - 7:30pm
Saturday 28 January 2017

Updates and photos

We can't wait to see everyone coming through the doors in September, and know our students are curious about their new school building and how it's coming along. We'll post photos and updates here, we'd love to share your images too! Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or tweet us @MulberryUTC with your photos. 

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Skills London is London’s biggest jobs and careers event for 15-24 year olds. Mulberry UTC is very pleased to be returning this year. More details here: http://www.skillslondon2017.co.uk/

Year 10 students have been thoroughly enjoying PE sessions down at Shadwell Basin with Mr. Dobbs. Activities have included sailing, kayaking, and rockclimbing!






Pepper the robotMulberry UTC and Pepper joined the NHS England Young People's Takeover Challenge Event at Guy's Hospital on Saturday. Pepper is an industrial robot, already used as a hospital receptionist in Belgian hospitals, where it greets patients, shows them around and helps with translation.  UTC students will work with Pepper and other developments in health technology, so they are well prepared for their future careers.  Pepper's manufacturers claim it is an 'emotional' robot which helps people feel relaxed by responding to them in a friendly and empathetic  way. The people who met Pepper on Saturday certainly seemed to agree!