Short Courses

How to Enrol

You can enrol and pay course fees online.

Booking Deadline

Courses will close for booking 8 days before the course start date. Book early to secure your place and avoid disappointment!


Until further notice, we can only take bookings online, as our reception desk at Paterson’s Land is not currently open for visitors or phone calls.

You can use our secure online booking system to browse available courses, book and pay for them. We accept the following payment methods online:

  • Visa debit or credit card
  • Mastercard
  • Maestro
  • American Express

For other concessions or financial support, applications must be made directly with The Centre for Open Learning. See our Help with Fees page for more information.

Help with Fees

Payment Methods

  • Payment by credit or debit card may be made online.

Terms & Conditions

By enrolling on a course at the Centre for Open Learning you agree to our Terms & Conditions. Please ensure you have read them prior to applying for a course.

Terms & Conditions

Contact Us

Centre for Open Learning

  • The University of Edinburgh

Contact details



Paterson's Land
Holyrood Road

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