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Graduation- Class of 2020

To recognise and celebrate the success of all our Higher Education Students we are delighted to announce that we will be hosting a Virtual Graduation & Awards ceremony for our Class of 2020 to be broadcast at 7pm on Friday 5 March 2021. An invitation to participate will be sent by email to all eligible students…

College helps Shaheeda aim for a Music career

Twenty-five-year-old Music student Shaheeda Sinckler is looking to follow her dreams and make it big in the music industry after she finishes College. In October, Shaheeda – who studied NC Sound Production at Edinburgh College last year, before progressing onto the HND level course this year – became the youngest ever person to win Scottish…

Edinburgh College launches new Gender-Based Violence policy

Edinburgh College has launched a new policy which aims to support students who have experienced gender-based violence and keep them safe. The policy has been launched as part of the 16 Days of Action Against Gender-Based Violence campaign which runs from Wednesday 25 November to the Thursday 10 December. The new policy outlines the College’s…

ECSA and Edinburgh College join the Sunflower Lanyard Scheme

  Edinburgh College Students’ Association (ECSA) and Edinburgh College have completed the sign-up process to the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower scheme. Due to new challenges COVID-19 has brought when accessing services, and following student queries and feedback from students on the ECSA Virtual Campus, ECSA and the College has joined the scheme. The sunflower lanyard or identification…

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Digital Skills Information Sessions

Attend one of our Digital Skills Information Sessions to find out more about a career in IT, what courses you could study at college, if a course can be tailored for your routine, and funding options to support your studies.

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Edinburgh College Glossary

If you’ve been out of education for a while, you might have noticed some unfamiliar terms or acronyms. We’ve put together a glossary of the common terms you might come across when considering college as an option, so that you can be clued up when making your decision. Further Education (FE) Further Education refers to…

Colleges recommend further action to deal with impact of Coronavirus

A collaboration between colleges in east central Scotland has published their proposals on how best to deliver skills and opportunities in Scotland to support the economic recovery. The East Central Scotland Colleges Collaboration, consisting of Edinburgh College, Fife College, Forth Valley College and West Lothian College, worked to produce a comprehensive skills programme designed to…