Edinburgh College is based in Scotland, UK and operates across four main campuses in the Edinburgh city region. With around 26,000 student enrolments and 1,200 staff, Edinburgh College is one of the largest colleges and leading publicly-funded further education (TVET) providers in the UK. The college has developed a broad curriculum which includes Business and Administration, Early Years Education, Engineering, STEM and Construction, Creative Industries, Health and Wellbeing, and Tourism and Hospitality.
Edinburgh College is one of the largest year-round providers of English Language programmes in Scotland, and is accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English in the UK. Additionally, Edinburgh College has achieved STEM Assured status – an independent, industry-backed validation of the quality of an institution’s science, technology, engineering and mathematics provision.
Edinburgh College works with international partners to train students, teachers and professionals, advise on curriculum development, and to consult on, and support, the establishment of new educational institutions. We can work with partners in their home country, in Edinburgh, online, or using a variety of these methods (blended learning).
Every year we also welcome students from around the world to take advantage of the high-quality training and education that we offer. Students come to us for diploma courses, bespoke short courses, and for our annual English Language summer school. Many of our international students use their Edinburgh College qualifications to pathway into university study or to go straight into the workforce.
We have experience in working internationally in the following areas:
Transnational education partnerships and programmes
Training for professionals across our curriculum areas including tourism, management and leadership and business
Vocational training/teacher training
English language teaching and teacher training
Consultancy for skills and vocational training, TVET capacity building
Edinburgh College Granton Campus, 350 West Granton Road, Edinburgh, EH5 1QE, United Kingdom