Tackling Poverty and Inequality Conference

To improve awareness and understanding across the FE sector of the extent and nature of poverty and inequality in Scotland, College Development Network, Scottish Government, NUS, Cyrenians and Edinburgh College in partnership are delivering this Free to Attend conference to support the FE sector improve its approaches to tackling poverty and inequality. Bookings are now…

Enterprise & Commerce Employability Days

  About This is a chance to watch speakers from top class brands and organisations, talk about the business sector and how you can stand out from the crowd. Speakers include: Tuesday 22 January 2019 15.00-16.00 Karen Mabon Wednesday 23 January 2019 15.00-16.00 Alice Thompson, Social Bite Watch Live Watch the talks live on our…

French Wine Tasting Evening at The Apprentice

  About A relaxed and social wine tasting evening at Edinburgh College’s Granton Campus. Learn and enjoy eight varieties of wine from France with cheese and biscuits over the space of two hours. Guests will be seated at 2 large tables, so there is the opportunity to get to know new people. The class is…

Locations of Free Sanitary Products

As part of the Scottish Government’s initiative to make sanitary products available to school pupils and students in Scotland, Edinburgh College is now offering free products in our campuses. Products are stocked in the following locations: Sighthill Music Box Sports Hall Ground floor coffee shop Ground floor accessible toilet next to reception Milton Road Halls female…

Annie is Edinburgh College’s John Byrne Award Ambassador

An Edinburgh College student is looking forward to combining her studies with dedicating her time to being a champion for The John Byrne Award. HND Contemporary Art Practice student Annie Donaldson was successful in applying to become Edinburgh College’s John Byrne Award Ambassador. The Award publicly recognises creative pieces of work that prompt thought, discussion…

Clean sweep for Edinburgh College creatives

  An Edinburgh College student beat off competition from her classmates to win a breakthrough award at a ceremony in London highlighting young creative talent. With all three finalists studying at Edinburgh College, HND Graphic Design student Joy Mooney won this year’s DMA Breakthourgh Award, which is backed by the Graeme Robertson Trust and designed…

Edinburgh College Development Trust awards first STEM scholarship

An Edinburgh College HND Electrical Engineering student has been awarded a new scholarship which will see him working alongside College staff to inspire thousands of pupils to consider STEM careers. Ladislav Horvath, has been named the first ever David Doig Foundation STEM scholar following a successful interview. He will now help deliver the College’s STEM…

5 things to do in Edinburgh this Christmas

Edinburgh is known for being a city with lots of different events and something is always going on. Christmas time is no exception. During Christmas, Edinburgh gets beautifully lit up with Christmas lights and there are a lot of events happening in the city. Here is a list of the 5 must-do activities in Edinburgh…