Welcome to Edinburgh College.
Situated across four campuses in Scotland's beautiful capital city of Edinburgh, our College is one of the UK's largest publicly-funded colleges, providing students from around the world with the ideal education and training setting to develop a successful career.
Scotland was recently named the top destination
worldwide for overall learning satisfaction in Higher Education, and we believe our range of English language, International Foundation and Higher Education programmes will provide you with the perfect platform to succeed.
To find out more about life in Edinburgh from our own International Students view our latest video.
Our vibrant student population is drawn from over 90 different countries, and we teach over 26,000 students year-round, over 4,000 of whom come from outside the UK.
Studying With Us
Edinburgh College offers students a wide range of course choices at many different levels, in areas including English language, Business and Accounting, Computing & I.T, Creative Arts, Engineering, Oil & Gas, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Sports Coaching & Development, health-related subjects and many more. These courses can be studied on either a Tier 4 Student Visa, or Student Visitor Visa. (See the menu for detailed visa information).
As well as our main year-round courses we also provide short programmes for teachers, managers and other professionals.
Edinburgh College holds UKBA Highly Trusted Sponsor Status and we are accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English (Sighthill Campus). The College (Granton Campus) was recently awarded the Association of Colleges (AoC) International Charter – the first college in Scotland to achieve the Charter.
We look forward to welcoming you to Edinburgh College. For further information, download our International Prospectus or at