Langside College was established in 1947 and is located in Glasgow. In the last sixty years, it has achieved many awards such as the Investors in People award and the Scottish Quality Management System. It has over ten thousand students every year and some of them come from other countries. There are five campuses and around eighty community learning centres. The main campus is the Langside Campus on Prospecthill Road. The other campuses are the Rutherglen Campus, Glenwood Campus, Govanhill Campus and Toryglen Campus. The college offers many courses through four faculties and three units.
Several full-time and part-time courses are offered at Langside College in various subjects. Some of the subjects included are Social Care, Administration and Information Technology, Horticulture, Computing, Social Sciences, Child Care and Beauty Therapy. A few flexible learning courses are also offered by the college. These include Introduction to Computing, Communication, Word Processing, Web Design and Manual Accounts. Some evening lifestyle classes are also conducted in interest based subjects such as Cake Decorating, Jewellery Making, Paper Craft, Italian Cookery, Jive Dancing and Aromatherapy.
Many student services are provided by the college including accommodation at the Halls of Residence which is in Langside Campus. The college has advisors who provide personal counselling as well as advice regarding financial matters and child care among others. There is a nursery for care of children of students and a students association which organises cultural and social events.
50 Prospecthill Road, G42 9LB, Glasgow
Tel: 01412 723600, Fax: 01416 325252
79 Coplaw Street, Samaritan House, G42 7JG, Glasgow
Tel: 01412 723970,
26 Glenmore Avenue, G42 0EH, Glasgow
Tel: 01416 132762, Fax: 01416 132772
27 Buchanan Drive, Woodburn House, G73 3PF, Glasgow
Tel: 01416 476300, Fax: 01416 475895
31 Ardencraig Place, G45 9US, Glasgow
Tel: 01416 345945, Fax: 01416 349058