Pop Up Barber Shop

The Pop Up Barber Shop provides our barbering students with a chance to try out their skills on new heads of hair and bushy beards. The college hair and beauty departments are located within Granton and Milton Road Campuses meaning those on other campuses miss out on having these services on their doorstep. With the…

Top 5 Reasons to Study Retail

Retail courses at Edinburgh College let you learn the ins and outs of the retail industry including: Staff Management Customer Care Communication Merchandising Selling Skills Retail Operations 1. VARIETY Not only do these units give you the skills for work within the industry, these can be used in a variety of types of retail. So…

Granton Community Day

Be part of your community! On Saturday 12 May, Edinburgh College’s Granton Campus is hosting a community day – a celebration of everything around the local Granton area. Granton Community Day Saturday 12 May 2018 10 am – 2 pm Granton Campus The day is FREE to attend and open to all. Join us for…

Edinburgh College Business Breakfast – April 2018

Venue: Edinburgh College, Sighthill Campus, Eneterprise Centre, Bankhead Avenue, Edinburgh, EH11 4DE Wednesday 18 April 2018 8.30am-10.00am (Coffee and morning roll will be served from 8.30am) Benefits for Employers What is a Foundation Apprenticeship? Edinburgh College is working in partnership with Skills Development Scotland to deliver two year Foundation Apprenticeship programmes in IT: Software Development for senior phase pupils.…

Become a Fairtrade Student Auditor

Edinburgh College is looking for three students to become Fairtrade Auditors to play a key role in assessing the college’s work towards the Fairtrade Award. The award, which is run by the Fairtrade Foundation and National Union of Students (NUS), requires colleges to improve their promotion of, and engagement with, Fairtrade products and the Fairtrade…

Get involved with our new Website

In 2018 we will be gathering information to revamp our website and your online experience. We are looking to improve many aspects of the website like navigation, content, and functions to enhance the way you can search for courses and college information. To build the perfect website for students and our communities, WE NEED YOUR HELP! We…

Top 5 reasons to study computing at Edinburgh College

At Edinburgh College you can study everything from web design to desktop support, networking and games development. You can master skills in digital media, 3D printing, programming and robotics, taught by experienced lecturers. If you’re still not convinced, here are our top 5 reasons for studying computing courses at the college. Internship opportunities for computing students Students…

Cabaret Diversity at eh15

An event to celebrate diversity and the Year of Young People (YOYP 2018) will be held at eh15 Restaurant at Milton Road tomorrow evening (Tuesday 27 March). ‘Cabaret Diversity’ will see students from our Schools Academy events course collaborate with our Performing Arts and Music students to deliver an evening of performances to celebrate and…

Five tips to help you become more sustainable on the road

We’re continuing to support Earth Hour and the Promise for the Planet campaign throughout this week, with the aim of influencing positive behaviour changes to support a more sustainable planet. Today we’re focusing on transport, an area in which the smallest of changes can make a huge difference. Bob Murphy, the college’s electric vehicle administrator,…

Edinburgh College says ‘tchau’ to Brazilian students

A group of Brazilian students who have been studying with Edinburgh College are leaving Scotland with improved English language skills and a real knowledge of the country’s tourism and hospitality industry. Ten students arrived from South America in January to learn about the vigorous and fast-paced nature of the Hospitality and Tourism sector at the…