Why choose the programme?
There are many reasons to choose the CertHE at the University of Edinburgh.
Top 10 reasons to study the CertHE:
- The University of Edinburgh is consistently one of the best 50 universities in the world. We're ranked 15th in the most recent QS World University Rankings.
- To gain a nationally recognised award without the need for any previous qualifications.
- To build your study skills giving you a solid foundation for further study and practice.
- The course is tailored to the specific needs of adult learners on a part-time basis.
- To develop your knowledge and skills of argument, creativity and concepts.
- To enhance your employability and career prospects.
- You will be taught by University of Edinburgh staff who are leaders in their relevant academic’s fields of study.
- You will be a fully enrolled student at the University of Edinburgh. You will have access to all of the University’s academic, support, social and sporting facilities.
- Throughout the programme you will receive dedicated one-to-one and group support from your personal tutor.
- You will have the opportunity to meet students and make friends!
You will be a fully matriculated student
When you take one of our Short Courses for credit, you’ll fully matriculate as an University of Edinburgh student and will gain access to a number of resources including:
- All of our library and student support services
- Digital resources:
Students taking Art & Design credit courses will have access to:
- Studio space to work from in their free time (to be confirmed each term)
- The Centre for Open Learning Mac suite (to be confirmed each term)
- The reprographics department and shop at Edinburgh College of Art (ECA)