Welcome to Scotland’s Capital College

Welcome to Edinburgh College! We are excited to welcome you to our EC community. This site will provide you the information you need to begin your studies with us. 

The information below will walk you through setting up your EC online account, making your application for Student Funding and accessing support as well as introducing you to some of the teams from across the College.

Plans for January 2022

Please check your timetable email for details on how your course will be delivered and contact your curriculum team for more information

Setting up your EC Online Account

Please click below for information on how to set up your EC online account.

Accessing Moodle and Teams

It is important that, once you have completed setting your EC Online Account, you can access our key Learning and Teaching platforms, Moodle and Teams. Watch the videos below to learn how to log in.

Click below for further information on how to access and use our online learning platforms which you will be using throughout your course. It is important that you log in to our learning platforms as soon as possible to help you prepare for beginning your course.

Applying for your Student Funding

It is important that you have your funding in place as soon as possible. Please click here for more information on Funding for your course. Click the links below for more information and to get help with applying for funding.

Further Education Funding

SCQF Level 4 – 6 (NPAs, NCs and others)

Higher Education Funding

HNC, HND and degree-level study

Need to contact Student Services?

If you need support from our Student Services team, you can do this through our Student Services Hub on Microsoft Teams. Once you are signed into Teams using your College account, you can access the Student Services Hub from the menu bar on the left of Teams.

The Student Services team holds a daily online drop-in where you can get answers to funding queries. The drop-in is open weekdays from 10am to 12pm, and from 2pm to 4pm.

Health and Safety on Campuses

We continue to have a range of health and safety measures in place across our campuses to help keep our Edinburgh College Community safe. Please ensure you follow the guidance in place when attending a campus.

Meet your Students’ Association

Get Learning Support

Learning Support at Edinburgh College

Wellbeing Support

Our Wellbeing team offers you the opportunity to have some support and guidance with self-management approaches for your mental health. The team are here to help you and can provide confidential support as well as access to a range of NHS approved apps and online resources to help you.

Your Student Card

Once you have enrolled for your course, you will have access to your digital student card via the MyEC mobile app. Read this Using MyEC Guide for information on how to download the app and view your digital student card.