Why Choose South Lanarkshire College?

We are a one-campus College, for all you want to achieve.

Students just like you choose us year in, year out because:

  • our courses are designed along with leading local and national employers – it means that, as soon as you’ve completed your studies with us, you’ll have exactly what you need to thrive in your career journey
  • our staff are award-winning, experienced in their field, and specialists in their industry – they want to help you, every step of the way
  • we work closely with universities to ensure there are direct pathways from all of our HN level courses straight to a university degree 
  • our courses are designed for life-long learning. So no matter what stage you are at in your career, what your circumstances are or what age you are, we are here to help you make the right choice for your future

Ten reasons to study at South Lanarkshire College

  1. We are a single campus college so everything you need is on hand when studying with us.
  2. We have over 150 courses on offer each year.
  3. Our class sizes are usually no more than 20 people, so you get tailored support to help you achieve your potential.
  4. You can study right up to degree level.
  5. Over 40 of our courses offer direct entry to a university course.
  6. 97% of our students progress to employment, further study or training after completing their course with us.
  7. We work with hundreds of local and national employers to ensure you get valuable work experience, placements and industry visits.
  8. All our lecturers have teaching qualifications and bring with them a wealth of experience working in industry.
  9. We have dedicated support teams, learning development staff, counsellors and a Student Association so you get the guidance, support and help you need to have a brilliant learning experience with us.
  10. We give you what you need to progress your career.

Find out more

Whether you want to apply for a course, have already applied or want to find out more about us, browse our website, apply for a course or get in touch with us by emailing admissions@slc.ac.uk. We’ll be delighted to hear from you.

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