Edinburgh College Granton campus building.

Granton Campus

Our Granton Campus is based in the north of Edinburgh, with excellent public transport links to the heart of the city and further afield.

Granton Campus is home to: 

  • The Apprentice Restaurant
  • Art and Design studios
  • Construction Centre at Forthside building on West Shore Road
  • Dental Nursing facilities
  • Edinburgh College Students’ Association (ECSA)
  • Hair, Barbering, Beauty and Complementary Therapies salons
  • Learning Resource Centre including library.
  • Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS)
  • and much more.

All Edinburgh College campuses have coffee shops offering a range of grab and go breakfast, lunch and snack options as well as hot and cold drinks. Social spaces are available across campuses for students to sit and enjoy a coffee, have lunch, meet up with class mates and relax in between studying. Our campuses are also in close proximity to a wide range of well-known food retailers and supermarkets.

Opening hours

Please note access to campuses is currently only permissible by appointment or for essential learning and teaching, in line with Government guidance.

Day Opening hours
Monday - Friday 8 am - 6 pm**
Saturday 9 am - 6 pm (on request for special events)
Sunday 9 am - 6 pm (on request for special events)

**Campuses open from 6 pm - 9 pm when showing a student ID


Car parking is available. Students and staff must display a parking permit please report to the campus reception to obtain a permit. Visitors can collect a visitor pass from campus reception.