Black History Month UK 2020

Black History Month was first celebrated in the UK in October 1987. Over 30 years later, it’s become a time to celebrate the culture and contributions of Black Britons, as well as the African diaspora around the world.  Throughout October, ECSA and the College will be sharing lots of content to amplify the voices of…

Online Welcome to College induction – How to join

As the majority of our courses will be delivered online for the start of session 2020/21, all Edinburgh College students will be given an online introduction to the support which is available to them throughout their time on their course.      All enrolled students should have received an email from the College with details of…

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Course Clearing Event 2020

Our Course Clearing Event is by telephone and email only. Our campuses remain closed. 6 and 7 August 2020 10am – 4pm 0131 297 8300 We know this is an anxious time of year for many people across Scotland, with Exam Results Day getting closer by the day and uncertainty around job security due to…

Advanced Higher, Higher & National 5 Applications 2020/21

Applications for National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher courses open on Tuesday 4 August 2020. Modern Languages Advanced Higher, Higher and National 5 courses are currently open for applications. You may apply for these courses prior to 4 August. Prior to applying on the 4 August please check the entry requirements for each programme. You…

Prize Giving 2020 – congratulations to all schools winners

Congratulations to this year’s Edinburgh College Prize Schools Winners – your achievements are astounding and are testament to the hard work and dedication you have applied to your studies throughout term 2019/20. Prize Giving celebrates the academic achievements and dedication of students, as well as the commitment many have to juggling home life and work…

Glow goes virtual for 2020

Shining a spotlight on creative student talent  Every year students from our Creative Industries courses showcase their talents with a number of unique performances and exhibitions at venues across the city as part of Glow Festival.  This year, due to the ongoing pandemic, Glow is going virtual!  While we may not be able to take…

Improve your wellbeing this June

The College’s Wellbeing team are running a series of group sessions for students who would like to speak to someone and help improve their mental wellbeing this June. The online ‘chat and coffee’ sessions will take place from 11am – 12noon every Thursday starting from 11 June until the end of the month. A maximum…

Graduation 2020 Postponed

We’re sad to announce that our graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2020 due to be held on Friday 2 October 2020 have been postponed. All students who have successfully passed their courses will receive their certificate directly from the awarding body from the middle of July 2020. Students affected by this postponement will be eligible…

Updates on Edinburgh College Events

We will update this page with updates as they happen regarding College events. June Open Day Edinburgh College holds an open day in June each year after exams. This year’s event is unlikely to go ahead as planned, please check back for future updates and alternative arrangements. Advanced Higher, Higher & National 5 Enrolment Events…

Open Days in 2020

Interested in starting a course at Edinburgh College in 2020? Come along to our campus open days. At an open day you can: Make your application Tour the campuses and facilities Meet student ambassadors Watch presentations about courses Open Day Dates and Times 29 February 10.00am – 2.00pm – Midlothian Campus For more information about…

Edinburgh Napier University Drop-Ins

Find out more about degree courses. Edinburgh College – Sighthill Campus – Student Services 12:00pm – 2:00pm Tuesday 29 OctoberMonday 4 NovemberThursday 14 NovemberTuesday 19 NovemberMonday 25 NovemberTuesday 3 DecemberWednesday 11 December Edinburgh College – Midlothian Campus Student Services 11:30am – 2:30pm Thursday 14 November Thursday 21 November Edinburgh College – Milton Road Campus Student…

Performing Arts (PASS) auditions for 2020/21 courses

Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) will be holding auditions at our Granton Campus for the following courses: NC Performing Arts: Dance HND Dance HND Musical Theatre 18 November 2019 | 10:30am 17 February 2020 | 10:30am 30 March 2020 (Dance only) | 10:30am 29 April 2020 | 10:30am To arrange an audition, please contact dance@edinburghcollege.ac.uk. Please…

Higher Education Fair 2019

We’re hosting a series of Higher Education Fairs to give our students the chance to find out about the degree courses on offer across Scotland. Institutions including Abertay University, Edinburgh Napier University, The University of Edinburgh, Heriot-Watt University, Glasgow Caledonian University, Queen Margaret University, The University of Strathclyde, The University of Stirling and the Open…

Registration Events 2019

What are Registration Events? Every year, in August, we invite new students to registration events. This is to make sure you are as prepared as possible for your time at college. Unconditional offer students Registration events are designed for NEW full-time students who have been made an unconditional offer of a course at Edinburgh College.…