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ECS Scotland News

A collection of stories covering everything from English courses and accommodation to Edinburgh and beyond. If you’re looking for something specific use the category buttons to the right.

Recent articles — February 2014

Principal’s Post - Forth Rail Bridge

The Forth Bridge One of the most iconic images of Scotland, the Forth Bridge, is aiming to achieve world heritage status next year.  Opened in 1890, the bridge is a remarkable engineering construction connecting the north and south sides of the River Forth by rail.  It is approximately 8300ft (2.5…

Hillwalking with Kate, Lindsay, Belle and Laura

Cross-country skiing with Jane, Kate and Andy

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FCE exam course in Edinburgh

Why should I take the Cambridge First Certificate Examination (FCE)? There are many different ways of learning English and one popular way is to study for an examination such as the Cambridge First Certificate.  There are several benefits in taking such an internationally recognised examination.  Firstly, you&rsquo…

Preparing for the FCE exam in a small group

All exam preparation courses at ECS Scotland have a maximum of 5 students per group

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Do you need a study visa for your English course?

Please note that immigration regulations can change quickly. The information below is intended as a quick overview of student visa requirements, we recommend you check with your local British Embassy or the UK Border Agency website for full and up-to-date information. 

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