Information And Advice

At Edinburgh College, our friendly, approachable and experienced staff are here to give you the confidence, knowledge and skills to develop and succeed in your chosen career.

Course Information and Advice

If you are thinking about coming to College and would like to find out more about our courses or need help to make an application, ring our Course Information Line on 0131 669 4400 or email us at You can make an appointment to meet with one of our Course Advisers to discuss course options and have a look around the campus. Our Advisers will help you with any questions you have about coming to College and assist you to make your course application.

Advice and Guidance

We have guidance staff at each campus who are dedicated to helping you throughout your time at Edinburgh College.
You can find the team on the ground floor or each campus. Pop in to see us. Our drop-in sessions run from 11.00 a.m. until 3.00 p.m. daily. Or you can make an appointment at the Student Services desk. 

The team offers information on:
  • Student finance and funding
  • Budgeting for student life
  • Childcare funding
  • Accommodation
  • How to register with our JobZone to find full or part-time work
  • C.V. preparation or Interview Skills
  • UCAS applications
  • Support for students with caring responsibilities
Our friendly, experienced team will help you with any questions you have about being at college, so please come in for a chat!

Careers Advice

At Edinburgh College we want all our students to realise their full potential by moving to the right career or course - either while still at College or after you have left. The College provides a number of resources to guide you through this process including a Skills Development Scotland Careers Adviser who will advise you on all aspects of career planning including CV preparation, interview technique and career options. Your Personal Tutor will also help find the next and most appropriate step for you.

For further information please contact the College t: 0131 669 4400 | Terms of use and disclaimer
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