After a "magical" year studying Musicology in Edinburgh, Dr Cara Stacey knew she wanted to work in African music and focus on musical performance. She has completed two further degrees and released two albums.
Having previously been told that University was solely for the "academic" study of music, Jack discovered that the BMus (Hons) at Edinburgh College of Art would allow him to specialise in performance, with a focus on piano and traditional Scottish fiddle.
A scholarship allowed independent curator and writer Eliel Jones the opportunity to study Contemporary Art Theory at ECA. Eliel fondly remembers the chance to 'jostle' with his classmates during seminars and offers his advice for aspiring curators.
It was the work of an Animation alumna that encouraged Laura Jayne Hodkin to come to ECA. Now, having graduated last year and picking up numerous awards for her final film 'Nailbiter' and follow-up 'Hayley and Joanna', Laura shares her experiences of ECA and tells us what is next.
Morbheinn McAllister didn't know what to expect when she decided to study Landscape Architecture at Edinburgh College of Art (ECA). Having graduated this year, she has gone straight into a role at a landscape architecture practice in Glasgow. Morbheinn shares her experience of the programme and the opportunities it gave her to be creative and develop her own style in the discipline.