Kildonan Street, Coatbridge, ML5 3LS 01236 422 316 email
  • Campus Urban
  • Chancellor N/A
  • Established N/A
  • Location Kildonan Street,Coatbridge,UK
  • Type Public
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  • Vice principal
Coatbridge College is Scotland’s first College with over 145 years of history. The College has over 250 members of staff and is home to around 7,000 students. The College provides further education to the people of North Lanarkshire, in particular those who live in Coatbridge and Airdrie.The 1970s saw Coatbridge College move away from traditional heavy industries and it changed its focus to commerce. In 1984 the College was extended to create computing suites, hairdressing and beauty salons, a refectory area, sports facilities and a large Theatre, which was later to be named the Ian Bannen Theatre.
The College currently offers study within 10 Curriculum subject areas including:
Automotive and Transport
Beauty, Spa and Holistic Therapies
Business and Management
Computing and Creative Technologies
The School of Dental Studies
Early Education and Childcare
Hairdressing and Make-up Artistry
Health and Social Care
Performing Arts
The College is currently split over three Campuses. The Kildonan Street Campus is the College’s main campus offering eight out of ten subject areas. The Greenhills Campus is home to the Automotive and Transport Department, with The School of Dental Studies based at the Duart House Campus at Strathclyde Business Park.