- Established 1985
- Location Dundee, Scotland
- Motto Raising Ambition Realising Success
- Principal Christina Potter
- Students 23,400
- Type Further education college
- Vice principal http://www.dundeecollege.ac.uk/
Dundee College is a further education and higher education college in the city of Dundee, Scotland. It is the only college in Dundee, the largest in Tayside and, with approximately 23,000 enrolments, one of the largest in Scotland.Established in 1985 by the merger of Dundee College of Commerce and Kingsway Technical College, Dundee College offers courses for people over the age of sixteen, involving school-level qualifications such as Higher Grade exams, work-based learning, vocational training as well as Further and Higher Education programmes leading to nationally and internationally recognised qualifications including SQA national and higher national certificates and diplomas.
Whether you want to study full or part-time, from home or from college, we can help you choose the programme that's right for you. All our programmes lead to nationally recognised qualifications. Our long established links with employers and industrial training bodies ensure that your studies are relevant to current employment opportunities and we are continually developing new programmes to match new and emerging jobs.Entry to programmes varies-see individual course information or contact us for details. The College may need to make changes to the Courses it offers if, for example, funding is withdrawn, there is insufficient interest or there are difficulties with College resources
The College has two campuses in the city the Kingsway Campus and the recently-opened £48million Gardyne Campus.Dundee College has a number of centres of excellence including a New Media Centre which gives students access to the latest technology for working and learning in industries such as web design and for developing graphic and animation software; and The Space, a purpose-built venue for performance and training which is the home of the Scottish School of Contemporary Dance. The opening of the Gardyne Campus in 2011 saw the launch of the newly-refurbished Gardyne Theatre, a 400 seat, lyric theatre, open to the public which has quickly become the venue for a range of performances including, Scottish Opera, theatre groups, and internationally renowned musicians.