Newbattle Abbey Collegehttp://www.newbattleabbeycollege.ac.uk/
Newbattle Abbey College is an adult education residential college in Scotland. It is located in the outskirts of Edinburgh, in Dalkeith. It used to be a Cistercian Abbey in the 12th century and in 1937 it was established as a college. There are residential courses offered by the college. These include the Newbattle Abbey College Arts and Social Science Award which is a one year residential course especially meant for adult learners who wish to return to education. In this course, various subjects are offered such as Information Technology, Creative Writing, Psychology, Sociology and History. Any adult above the age of 20 years is eligible for this course. Grants are provided to the students for full time study to cover their living costs as well as tuition fees. This course is certified by the Scottish Qualifications Authority and is recognised all over UK and Europe.
Newbattle Abbey College offers the Declaration of Arbroath as a part-time course. This course examines the history of the declaration. Some short courses are also offered by the college which includes the Woodland Workshop, CSI Newbattle Criminology and online courses offered by the New Curiosity Shop College of Online Learning. Some courses are offered for International students as well.
The Newbattle Abbey College hires out its facilities for various events like conferences, seminars, exhibitions and weddings. It is perfect because of its large drawing room, dining room and adequate car parking space.
Newbattle Abbey College
Newbattle Road, EH22 3LL, Dalkeith
Tel: 01316 631921, Fax: 01316 540598