International Education

Fife College Scotland
Fife College: of International Interest!
From Finland and Poland to Turkey and Libya: Fife College most certainly has international appeal and every year helps to educate and improve the lives of hundreds of people from throughout the world.
Our quality learning environments, wide range of courses and committed staff have enabled us to benefit from partnerships with numerous government and educational organisations in various parts of the world.
These partnerships have resulted in:

  • Staff and student study visits.
  • Commercial training programmes for overseas staff and students.
  • Collaborative developments in curriculum, social and commercial areas.

Fife College Key Facts

  • Fife College provides training and education for over 15, 000 people every year, of which 98% had a positive experience.
  • 95% of our successful students move directly into employment or progress to further study.
  • Fife College staff and students have access to over 1200 computers.
  • Fife College Libraries provide students with access to over 14, 000 books.
  • Famous past students include: Ewan McGregor (Star Wars), Dougray Scott (Mission Impossible 2), Edith Bowman (MTV United Kingdom, Sky One), Shirley Henderson (Bridget Jones's Diary), musicians The Proclaimers and renowned artist Jack Vettriano. As well as many others who have progressed to a high level in industry and business careers.
  • The College has over 700 courses on offer ranging from Construction to Communication, Mechanics to Management, Accounting to Art and Science to Social Care.
  • Fife College offers five Degrees in total which are run in conjunction with the University of Abertay, Dundee. They are:

  • The College Hair and Beauty Department has become a Wella Centre of Excellence, the fifth and final one in Scotland.
  • Fife College is recognised by more professional bodies than any other College in Fife: Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), Institute of Administration Management (IAM), Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and CISCO.
  • 92. 0% of our students find our Student Handbook useful.
  • 98. 2% of students feel the course they are studying suits their individual needs.
  • 98. 5% of students felt the information they received before starting the course met their needs.

Enrolling for a Course

There are two options to enrol for a course:
  • Get Acrobat Reader from the Adobe website Download the Application Form (Acrobat Reader required), fill it in and post it to: Fife College, St Brycedale Avenue, Kirkcaldy, Fife, KY1 1EX and mark it for the attention of the Access Unit.
  • Telephone the Access Unit on 0800 413280.

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Address: St Brycedale Avenue, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, KY1 1EX.
Course hotline: 0800 413280
Telephone: +44 (0)1592 268591
Fax: +44 (0)1592 640225.
General enquiries: uk  

Website: uk