Borders College

Borders College needs your help to train the future workforce

At Borders College, we offer discounted services to members of the general public in our Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy Salons and our Restaurant, open during term-time at our Scottish Borders Campus in Galashiels.

The principal aims in our Salons and Restaurant are to assess students on their practical skills in realistic working environments, enable them to learn the skills of their industries and ensure customer satisfaction.

We welcome comments and feedback from our customers in order to help us to enhance services and support our students.

Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy Salons
The Salons offer a range of hair services and beauty therapy treatments using the latest equipment and commercial products under the supervision of our highly experienced lecturers.

Customers can benefit from Hair services including ladies and gents cuts, colouring and conditioning treatments, and Beauty Therapy services including nail, facial and waxing treatments and massages.Borders College

Prices are discounted to reflect the training environment.

  • To view the list of services available and an up to date price list, visit
  • To book an appointment contact the Salon Reception on 01896 662643, or pop in to see us

The Restaurant
The Restaurant serves freshly prepared meals created using Scottish produce wherever possible. The student teams are led by a Head Waiter and Head Chef whose roles involve menu planning, ordering of ingredients, directing and supervising fellow students, and the preparation, cookery and service of customers’ meals.

Customers can expect to enjoy a quality meal and friendly service in our comfortable Restaurant.

Due to the popularity of the Restaurant, we advise booking in advance to avoid disappointment.

You can view sample menus, find out more about opening hours and sign up to our Restaurant mailing list visit

We look forward to welcoming you to our Salons and Restaurant.

Published: Tue 10th Oct, 2017