How to Merge Columns in Excel

In this tutorial, you will learn how to merge columns in Excel.

A new, larger cell is created by merging two or more smaller cells. This is a fantastic method for making a label that spans multiple columns.

Once ready, we’ll get started by utilizing real-world examples to show you how to merge columns in Excel.

Merge Columns

Before we begin we will need a group of data to be used to merge columns in Excel.

Step 1

First, you need to have a clean and tidy group of data to work with.

Step 2

To merge columns, we just simply click ‘Merge & Centre’.

Step 3

Once you press Enter, the cells are merged.


That’s all there is to it. You are welcome to copy the example spreadsheet below to see how it is done. The most crucial lesson is to enjoy yourself while doing it.

In this tutorial, I covered how to merge columns in Excel.