Basil Paterson College*

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Qualification offered:

International Foundation Year

*Basil Paterson College is a new partner and delivery of NCUK qualifications is subject to completing NCUK’s accreditation process.

Founded in 1929, Basil Paterson College has been a cornerstone of Edinburgh’s New Town for over 90 years. Situated at 66 Queen Street, Basil Paterson offers a unique academic environment where local and international students study together under one roof. College staff provide rigorous academic support while encouraging students to take ownership of their learning. Beyond the classroom, our diverse social and cultural programmes complement the academic programmes, fostering a well-rounded educational experience. Basil Paterson delivers the NCUK International Foundation Year.

Basil Paterson has earned a reputation for inspiring and challenging educational programs. The college’s ethos is one of openness, cooperation, and the fulfilment of potential. We prioritise understanding each student’s needs and goals, fostering a sense of belonging within our school community. With small class sizes, students benefit from proximity to tutors, allowing the dynamic learning environment to remain supportive while encouraging experimentation and creativity, enabling students to flourish academically and graduate equipped for academic success.

We look forward to welcoming you to Basil Paterson College. Here, we are dedicated to providing outstanding support to each student as you strive to achieve your full potential. Edinburgh is a fantastic city to study in, and we can’t wait to help you experience it.

Claire Hunter, Principal

Contact Basil Paterson College

Address: Basil Paterson College, 66 Queen Street, Edinburgh, Scotland EH2 4NA
Phone: 0044 131 225 3802

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