Borders College

Angela Cox Principal Borders College

Principal's Welcome 

I am delighted that you are visiting our website, where you will find information about our broad and inclusive range of courses. Our aim as a College is to deliver success for all learners through ensuring that our students achieve their qualifications and are able to move on to further success in their chosen careers.  We do this by providing excellent teaching, strong student support and access to outstanding facilities and experiences. Our courses range from HND and HNC courses to apprenticeship, introductory and foundation level programmes in a wide range of subjects leading to employment opportunities in many industries. You will find all the information you need about these courses and where they can lead as you read through the guide. All of our courses have a strong focus on employability and essential skills to give you the best chance of success in your chosen career.

If you choose to study with us you will find the very best learning experience that we can offer. Our team of highly professional and enthusiastic staff are committed to inspiring and supporting our learners, whatever their needs and aspirations. Whether you are leaving school, returning to learning or striving to improve your skills and knowledge in the workplace, Borders College can help you to achieve your goals.

As part of what we can offer we are delighted to provide students with the opportunity to study in exciting, modern, fit-for-purpose facilities. We have excellent buildings at the Scottish Borders Campus in Galashiels, the Construction Hub at Tweedbank and at the Hawick and Newtown St Boswells Campuses. I am sure you will find these purpose-built campuses a real inspiration to you as you follow your learning journey. The learning spaces and the up-to-date technologies available, along with great social spaces, will enhance your time at College and provide you with even more opportunities to grow.

Borders College offers you the opportunity to study in a welcoming and friendly atmosphere, to make new friends and to reach your potential. I hope you find the information in this website useful, and that you will choose to begin, or to continue, your studies with us at Borders College.

Angela Cox
Principal