Which campus can I study at?

Wherever you might be in Edinburgh, there is sure to be a college campus close to you. We are proud of the fact that we have over 700 courses as this means that the campus just down the road from you will likely have a course that’s right for you. Our 4 campuses are in…

SWAP Courses

SWAP – Retrain, Reskill and Redundancy

The Scottish Wider Access Programme (SWAP) is a great starting point for adult learners to progress to university. Edinburgh College runs 5 SWAP courses across our 4 locations in association with partner universities, making it easier than ever to get your foot on the ladder of higher education. Who is SWAP aimed at? These courses…

Part-Time Courses, flexible learning

Part-Time Courses At Edinburgh College we offer a wide range of courses to suit your lifestyle, fitting your studies around your life rather than the other way around. Part-time courses allow you to: add a few more qualifications to get that entrance to University gain extra qualifications while working learn online at your own pace…

Swap your direction to University

The Scottish Wider Access Programme (SWAP) is a partnership between colleges and universities to support access to higher education for adults. At Edinburgh College, there are many courses available to help those with few or no qualifications begin their path to university. Swap your direction to University like¬†Chris SWAP courses have helped hundreds of people…

Student Jargon Buster

What is an LDT? And other common acronyms

If college and education weren’t overwhelming enough, we all have to deal with the added stress of figuring out what all the acronyms mean as well. For example: What is an LDT? STEM is something to do with science but what exactly does it stand for? Well do not fear – we have put together…

Foundation Apprenticeships

Foundation Apprenticeships – what are they? who are they for?

In S5 or S6 and had enough of school learning? Want to get work experience and add skills to your CV, college or university application? Foundation Apprenticeships could be for you! Here is the lowdown Foundation Apprenticeships (FAs) are a great way to get a head start in the world of work and combine all…

How many courses are there at Edinburgh College

How many courses are there at Edinburgh College?

Whatever you want to be we have a course for you! Edinburgh College is one of the largest colleges in Scotland, with over 700 courses on offer. So what exactly can you do at college, with so many options to choose from? We have four faculties at Edinburgh College, which encompass all of our subject…