Edinburgh College of Art

Welcome to Edinburgh College of Art (ECA), a leading international art college within the University of Edinburgh. Located in the historic Old Town of one of the world’s greatest cultural cities, we offer a creative and supportive environment in which to study one of 80 ground-breaking programmes or take forward research within a global Top 50 institution.


"Studying at ECA has been one of the most enjoyable parts of my artistic life. I’ve learned something of value from each tutor I’ve had the pleasure of chatting with."​

Ayshia Taskin, Intermedia - BA (Hons)

"It has been such a privilege to be able to study at ECA, and I will be forever grateful for everything I have learnt here, the people I have met and the opportunities that I have had."

Alanna Hilton, Fashion - BA (Hons)

"My composition tutors have been really supportive. To be working with people who have such real-life experiences and have an interest in my compositional endeavours is fantastic."

Pàdruig Morrison, Music - BMus (Hons)



Scholarships and bursaries

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