College sparks future in engineering for Ladislav

An East Lothian student has opened the door to a career in engineering following two successful years at Edinburgh College, where he has recently graduated with a HND in Electrical Engineering. Twenty-year-old Ladislav Horvath from Musselburgh opted to study at Edinburgh College to gain the grades he needed to go on to university. And, having…

Jack looking to orchestrate a future in the music industry following College

A student from West Lothian is preparing for a career in the music industry after attending Edinburgh College for the past three years, and graduating with a BMus (Hons) in Music. Twenty-one-year-old Jack Mackenzie from Livingston attended College to get the experience and qualifications needed to help him pursue a career in media composition –…

Starting your own start-up

If you have an idea for a service or product that doesn’t exist yet, and think you have the motivation and expertise to take it from idea to success, then start your own start-up company. Below we have some advice for budding entrepreneurs, and how Edinburgh College can help you get started. Take time to…

5 Reasons why students study at Edinburgh College

From school leavers to adult returners, our students study courses at Edinburgh College as part of a journey towards their goal. Here are the top 5 reasons why college is often a stop along the way. It’s a pathway to university College offers courses that act as a stepping stone to university from school. Some…

What to do after redundancy

If you’re thinking about going back to college after being made redundant, or if you’re not sure what path you wish to take, here are some options for you. Start your own business Being made redundant might be a good opportunity for you to try working for yourself. Think about what you’re passionate about and…

How to turn your hobby into a career

If you are passionate about something and looking for a new venture, you could consider changing your career to work on your passion full-time. We’ve put together some guidance for career changers that might help you decide where to start. Start your own business If you have a great idea for a product or service,…

College helps Natalie design the future she wants

Thirty-five-year-old student Natalie Loh (pictured right) attended Edinburgh College after deciding she wanted to start a new chapter in her life and change career paths. After previously spending ten years working as a veterinarian, Natalie came to College to get the qualifications and experience needed to forge a new career in the design industry. Natalie…