Welcome to Edinburgh College 2020/21

We are excited to welcome you to Edinburgh College! Whether you are a new or returning student, we have introduced new online ways of learning as well as health and safety measures to keep everyone safe in session 2020/21. Read our blog to find out more about how we are keeping you safe during your…

Sighthill campus – everything you need to know

Welcome to Sighthill campus! Along the tram track in the West of Edinburgh, Sighthill campus is home to the Music Box for budding musicians and sound producers and our Centre for Sport and Exercise. While most of our courses will be delivered online from the start of session 20/21, here is everything you need to know…

Granton campus – everything you need to know

Welcome to Granton campus! Home to one of the biggest departments for Art & Design in Scotland, with our very own theatre and mock aircraft. While most of our courses will be delivered online from the start of session 20/21, here is everything you need to know about the campus, and contact details for more…

Midlothian campus – everything you need to know

Welcome to Midlothian campus! Tucked away South of Edinburgh in Dalkeith, Midlothian campus is home to our solar meadow and oil production platform simulator. While most of our courses will be delivered online from the start of session 20/21, here is everything you need to know about the campus, and contact details for more information…

Milton Road campus – everything you need to know

Welcome to Milton Road campus! This is the building which supposedly looks like a ship (if you squint enough you can just about see it…) and is home to our health and fitness building, the Club. While most of our courses will be delivered online from the start of session 20/21, here is everything you…

Preparing you for the new world

The coronavirus pandemic has changed the way we learn, work and socialise. We are now doing more online with video calls, messaging apps and emails. As things begin to go back to normal, some things will continue to be different for many years to come. In this blog post we explore how attending college this…

What to expect at college this year

Have you recently left school and wondering how college life compares? This year might look a bit different to other years, read our blog to find out what to expect when you start your course at Edinburgh College. 

Support for you at college

We’ve put together some information about the type of support that is available to you as a student, so you can take your next steps with Edinburgh College feeling confident and supported.

What is blended learning?

Blended learning is a way of teaching that combines online learning, on-campus learning and off-campus learning. Read our blog to find out more about blended learning at Edinburgh College.

What’s it like to study childcare?

We asked students, Lizzie and Emma, some questions about their time studying childcare at Edinburgh College. They are both studying HNC Childhood Practice part-time at our Granton campus. What have you enjoyed about the course? Lizzie: I have really enjoyed studying childcare. The evening course fits in around work and looking after my son and…

People in a childcare setting reading books.

Study a childcare course at college

Working in early years and childcare is hugely rewarding as you will get the opportunity to support the development of the next generation and guide them towards a bright future. Read our blog to find out everything you need to know about our childcare courses and working in the sector.   What childcare courses can I study?  At Edinburgh College, we…