Virtual Open Days

Welcome to our Virtual Open Days! This is your chance to find out everything there is about starting College in the new academic year. You can find out about studying with us through our pre-recorded and live online content and will have an opportunity to speak to our staff about any questions you may have…

Live Q and As – Virtual Open Days

You can view some of the live Q and As that took place on our Virtual Open Days below. Music and Sound Production Watch the recording here Art and Design Performing Arts Watch the recording here Photography Watch the recording here Engineering Health Professions and Social Services

Tourism, Hospitality and Business – Virtual Open Days

Our Tourism, Hospitality & Business faculty works closely with industry to ensure all of its students are receiving the most up-to-date, relevant and recognised training. As well as two student-led restaurants – eh15 and The Apprentice – this faculty manages a variety of hair and beauty facilities on campus. These allow students to practice and…

Creative Industries – Virtual Open Days

Our Creative Industries faculty offers a variety of courses which help prepare students to stand out from the crowd in their chosen field, be it art and design, broadcast media and photography, music and sound production, performing arts or computing. From budding artists and filmmakers to up-and-coming performers and software engineers, students showcase their talents…

Engineering and Built Environment – Virtual Open Days

Our Engineering & Built Environment faculty provides students with an opportunity to learn and develop their craft in realistic working environments, from the car garage to an oil production platform simulator. Whether its apprenticeships or continuing professional development courses, our team of expert lecturers help students upskill and reskill. The faculty covers a wide variety…

Health, Wellbeing and Social Sciences – Virtual Open Days

Our Health, Wellbeing & Social Science faculty offers courses across six subject areas: access and continuing education, childhood practice, health professions, social services, social science, and sport and fitness. The wide variety of courses are available at different levels enabling students to develop their skills at any point in life whether making the jump from…

College lecturers to upskill English Language teachers from countries across Africa

Earlier this month, Edinburgh College started working on a new project to upskill English Language Teachers in sub-Saharan Africa. Over five weeks, the College’s ESOL team are delivering an online English Language and Teaching Methodology course to a group of 24 high performing English teachers from twelve different countries across the continent (Angola, Benin, Cameroon,…

Edinburgh College starts new programme in Rwanda

Last week saw the start of a new programme in which Edinburgh College’s ESOL team will provide remote training to a large group of English teachers from Rwanda. The course forms part of the Building Learning Foundations (BLF) Programme funded by the UK Government’s Department for International Development (DFID), which aims to improve the quality of teaching…

Edinburgh College launches Early Years programme in China

Edinburgh College has launched a new programme in China which will see the College play a key role in the teaching of Early Years education in one of the country’s major cities. This month marked the start of the College’s new three-year English Language and Early Years Education Programme in China, developed in partnership with…

Summer School 2019 comes to a close

Edinburgh College has hosted an English Language Summer School for more than 30 years, and this year was no different with 102 students from 16 countries spending their time in the capital with our International team. During the 2019 Summer School, students from Panama, Italy, Spain, Japan, Kazakhstan and other countries from across the world,…