|Google Expeditions is A First for Fife College
27 February 2017
The ‘surface of Mars’ the ‘summit of Mount Everest’ and the ‘city of Barcelona’ were just some of the amazing places visited by Fife College students recently as they took part in a new educational programme led by Google
Students Win Arnold Clark Scholarship
08 February 2017
Four Fife College students who study automotive subjects have been awarded a scholarship from Arnold Clark for their commitment to their studies.
Scholarship Award Bridges Gap for Sarah
02 February 2017
Former Fife College student, Sarah Stevenson from Dunfermline, has transformed her life thanks to her own hard work and a scholarship award from the College’s Adam Smith Foundation
Students Learn How To Pitch Perfect!
30 January 2017
Students from Fife College enjoyed a masterclass in how to deliver the perfect business pitch thanks to a partnership with Acorn Enterprise.
New Prospectus Out Now!
16 January 2017
A new prospectus packed full of information about the benefits of coming to College and information on a wide range of courses, starting in August, has just been launched by Fife College!
Students Showcase Work at Wella Xposure Event
09 January 2017
Hairdressing students at Fife College will have their best work on show at a Wella Xposure event, designed to select students to progress to the next stage of the Wella Xposure competition.
Theatre Students to Get Helping Hand in Memory of Mary
19 December 2016
Students studying Acting and Performance subjects at Fife College will soon be able to apply for a scholarship to help them with their studies thanks to a kind donation of £3,000 from the Mary Leishman Foundation.
Savour St Andrews Bursaries Awarded
06 December 2016
Professional cookery students from Fife College have been awarded special ‘Savour St Andrews’ bursaries to help boost their careers in the hospitality industry.
Lift Off for Students at Fife College
05 December 2016
Students studying Travel and Tourism at Fife College were given a flying start to finding out more about working for an airline after visiting Flybe’s new state-of-the-art training centre in Exeter recently.
Ann Budge Kicks off Carnegie Breakfast!
25 November 2016
Ann Budge, Chair and Chief Executive of Heart of Midlothian Football Club made a special visit to Fife, on Friday 25th November, to kick-off the celebrations and commemorate the Birthday of Dunfermline’s most famous son, Andrew Carnegie.
Fife College Hosts Event Launching New 2B Heard Website
22 November 2016
Fife College was delighted to host Fife Council’s annual Corporate Parent’s event recently, where they celebrated the launch of a new website designed for young people who have experience of being in care.
Laura-Jo is Designing Herself a Great Future
18 November 2016
Fife College graduate, Laura-Jo has a bright future ahead of her after completing a successful two years at Fife College, gaining a great qualification and hands-on experience!
Fife College Celebrates Graduation
11 November 2016
Fife College was delighted to host a range of graduation ceremonies across Fife recently which included three amazing ceremonies at St Bryce Church in Kirkcaldy where over 400 students graduated with certificates, diplomas and degrees.
Fife College Students Are Cooking Up a Storm
20 October 2016
Fife College students were delighted to be working with BBC MasterChef winner, Jamie Scott to prepare the first ever low carbon lunch at the Fife Environmental Partnership Conference and Fair.
New Education Innovation Hub is Launched
22 September 2016
Students and staff from Fife College are to benefit from the latest in digital technology thanks to the recent launch of a new Education Innovation Hub.
Fife College Students Take on the Catwalk
21 September 2016
Fashion and make up artistry students from Fife College have proved they can rise to the challenge by showcasing striking designs at an eco-friendly fashion show held recently.
Fife College Partnership Equals Great Success!
05 September 2016
Edinburgh Napier University has been awarded with a Partnership Award at The Herald Higher Education Awards for their work with Fife College and the Scottish Prison Service.
College Success for Lyndsay
29 August 2016
Lyndsay MacKenzie from Glenrothes is proof you can achieve your goals with help from Fife College!
Fife College Brave the Shave!
29 August 2016
Fife College hair and beauty lecturers have helped local company, Donaldson Timber Engineering raise an impressive £1000 for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Fife College Students Attend Business Bootcamp!
04 August 2016
Fife College students, including the winners of a recent Enterprise Competition, participated in a Business Bootcamp event, run in partnership with Acorn Enterprise last month.
Plumbing Apprentice Scoops Success
13 July 2016
An apprentice plumber who studies at Fife College and works at the University of St Andrews has come second in a national skills competition held recently at Edinburgh College.
Students Awarded Shell Scholarship
24 June 2016
Three Fife College students have been recognised for their achievements and given a boost to their career prospects, after being awarded prestigious scholarships sponsored by Shell UK.
First Graduation for Foundation Apprentices
17 June 2016
Fife pupils, who are amongst the first in the country to complete a Foundation Apprenticeship, have been recognised at a special ceremony held at Lochgelly High School today (Friday 17 June 2016).
Students Compete in Enterprise Event
14 June 2016
Students from Fife College are now much more aware about enterprise after taking part in a competition to develop and highlight their entrepreneurial skills.
Access to Further Education
14 June 2016
Access to Further Education students are currently displaying their work in the Reception area of our Stenton Campus.
Degree Students Showcase Their Creativity
10 June 2016
Fife College’s Atrium space in Kirkcaldy has been attracting loads of attention recently thanks to a display of artwork created by students from the BA Visual Communication course.
Students Fashion Bandanas for Charity
01 June 2016
Colourful bandanas made by Fife College Fashion students have raised funds for Rachel House Children’s Hospice after a flash sale held in College raised £230 in just three hours!
Degree Course Enables Students to Stay at College!
30 May 2016
Two former Fife College students have made a great start to their careers after securing employment with the College after successfully completing degree courses in Web Design and Development.
Students Awarded NHS Scholarship
26 May 2016
Three Fife College students have been awarded scholarships to recognise their achievements thanks to a scholarship donated by NHS Fife.
Green Week is a Hit with Students
04 May 2016
Students at Fife College are much more aware of all things green thanks to a range of free events held recently at campuses across Fife.
Learning Reaps Rewards for Graham
22 April 2016
A Fife College student has been promoted in his job and nominated for an award thanks to the work he has been doing on his Management course.
Fife College Helps Pupils Prepare for Exams
21 April 2016
Hundreds of high school pupils and students throughout Fife are being given some extra help to prepare for their exams thanks to study packs put together by Fife College.
Students Fly High at New Training Academy
11 April 2016
Students studying Travel and Tourism at Fife College were given the chance to find out more about working for an airline after visiting Flybe’s new state-of-the-art training centre in Exeter recently.
College Course Leads Ciaran to Brussels
08 April 2016
Former Fife College Journalism student Ciaran Sneddon is enjoying a great career working at the European Parliament in Brussels thanks to the training he received at Fife College.
Competition Success for Tamara
06 April 2016
A Fife College make-up artistry student has picked up second place in a national competition for her creative flair.
Building for a Brighter Future
17 March 2016
Fife College has announced this week that it has secured the option to purchase land to build a new College campus on the Shepherd Offshore site on Dunlin Drive in Dunfermline.
Fife College Supports Modern Apprenticeship Week
01 March 2016
Fife College is showing its support for Scottish Apprenticeship Week this week (29 February to 4 March) by promoting Modern Apprenticeships with the aim of encouraging a new generation of apprentices to make their mark on Scotland's economy.
Festival Event Celebrates Diversity
23 February 2016
Students studying ESOL courses got the opportunity to share their skills and promote their native countries at a special Diversity Festival event held at the College’s St Brycedale Campus recently.
Cerys Bruce HITs Award Success
17 February 2016
Cerys Bruce from Kirkcaldy will soon be packing her bags for the trip of a life time which is guaranteed to set her on the path to a fabulous career in the hospitality industry.
Wella Xposure Event Showcases Student Work
09 February 2016
Hairdressing students from Fife College got the chance to shine at a special event held recently to showcase their work with the aim of being selected as a finalist to go through to the next stage of this year’s Wella Xposure Competition.
Charity Event a Success for Retail Students
19 January 2016
A group of local high school pupils studying at Fife College have presented two national charities with sums of money raised at events held at the College recently.
New Prospectus Launched
14 January 2016
Students and staff from Fife College got their first glimpse of the College’s new prospectus this week – hot off the press from the printers!.
Prince’s Trust Team Celebrate!
15 December 2015
Students from the Prince’s Trust Team Programme celebrated their success recently at a special Christmas themed presentation.
Study Buddies Graduate Together
20 November 2015
Fife College staff members Karen Dyce and Colin Bell graduated recently with degrees - qualifications they reckon they would not have achieved without the support from each other.
Ruth Fashions Herself A Great Future!
20 November 2015
Fife College Fashion student, Ruth Turpie, has followed her passion for fashion all the way into third year at Heriot Watt University, thanks to the qualifications gained at Fife College.
College Celebrates Graduation Success!
16 November 2015
It’s been an exciting time for education in the Kingdom as Fife College celebrated student achievement by holding a range of graduation ceremonies across Fife recently.
George Lauder 200
28 October 2015
On Thursday 22nd October 2015 guests from as far afield as Virginia and New York attended a special commemorative event at Fife College last Thursday (22nd October) to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of George Lauder, the uncle of Andrew Carnegie.
George Lauder 200
16 October 2015
A programme of celebrations to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of George Lauder will culminate in a ‘George Lauder 200’ Lecture at Fife College on Thursday 22nd October.
SRUC and Fife College’s Elmwood Campus
30 September 2015
Local UNICEF charity is now £830 better off thanks to some great charity events organised by students and staff at SRUC and Fife College’s Elmwood Campus recently.
Students Who Care Gain Employment Boost
03 September 2015
Eight students have been given a significant boost towards a career in the care sector after taking part in a six week Care Pre-recruitment course at Fife College.
It’s Not Too Late to Learn!
28 August 2015
Fife College staff are looking forward to one of their busiest times of the year as they welcome hundreds of new students to their College campuses and learning centres throughout Fife over the coming weeks.
Fife College Win Through to Green Gown Awards Final
16 July 2015
Fife College could soon be ‘wearing’ a prestigious Green Gown Award after winning through to the finals of a national competition for the creation of its innovative ‘Green’ Hairdressing Salon.
Students Have Quality Time at Highland Show
29 June 2015
Four Fife College students helped to ensure visitors to the recent Royal Highland Show at Ingliston, Edinburgh, were in for a tasty treat after running the kitchen area for Quality Meat Scotland (QMS).
Feast of Fashion at Fife College
17 June 2015
Fashion students from Fife College marked the end of their College year by showcasing their designs on the catwalk recently with a feast of colour, materials and styles.
Community Cycle Success at Fife College
16 June 2015
Fife College’s Dunfermline Campus was the place to be for all things ‘cycling’ on Sunday, 14 June, as it held its first ever Community Cycling Fun Day.
Home Grown Success for Fife College Students
12 June 2015
Fife College students have shown they definitely have green fingers after growing their own plants to raise money for a local food bank and to support their studies.
Students Showcase Their Charity Skills
21 May 2015
Fife College Hospitality, Tourism and Retail students recently presented two national charities with a share of money raised at a student-organised Health and Wellbeing Showcase event.
Gem of a Win for Jewellery Students
13 May 2015
Two talented Fife College jewellery students have scooped top awards for their amazing necklace designs in one of Scotland’s most prestigious jewellery competitions.
Students Prove They Are Masters of the Kitchen!
08 May 2015
Fife College hospitality student Rebecca Rigby from Kirkcaldy has shown she has got what it takes in the kitchen, after winning the annual International Cuisine Competition, the College’s equivalent to MasterChef.
Learner Success in UK Money for Life Challenge
07 May 2015
Starting Out, a team of five young people from HMP Grampian Young Offenders Institute in Peterhead are celebrating after winning the People’s Prize at the Scotland final of Lloyds Banking Group’s Money for Life Challenge.
College Welcomes Review and Challenges Ahead
24 April 2015
Fife College has welcomed the recent publication of an independent review of the quality of its provision, carried out by HM Inspectors in February this year, on behalf of the Scottish Further and Higher Education Funding Council (SFC)
Gold for Fife College Catering Student
23 April 2015
Fife College Culinary Arts student, Teri Melville, is looking forward to a bright career as a chef after collecting a gold medal in the recent SCOTHOT competitions held in Glasgow.
Prince’s Trust Students Celebrate Success
13 April 2015
Students from the Fife College Prince’s Trust Team Programme kicked off their future by celebrating the end of their course at Dunfermline Athletic Football Club’s East End Park recently.
Colleges In Scotland Launch New Sports Scheme
26 February 2015
The Minister for Sport, Health Improvement and Mental Health, Jamie Hepburn, has helped to launch a new competitive sports programme being offered to students of Fife College and 12 other Scottish colleges.
Hamish Finds His Zest For Life!
23 February 2015
Former Fife College student, Hamish Hutcheson, from Wormit, has blossomed following his College course and subsequent employment at Zest Cafe in St Andrews.
Apprenticeship Fast Track Benefits Fife Pupils
17 February 2015
Government Ministers visited Fife College on Tuesday (17 February) to see for themselves a great partnership in action which is enabling pupils in Fife to complete core elements of apprenticeship programmes while still at school.
Emily Completes Diploma in Record Time
03 February 2015
Fife College management student, Emily Smith, has completed her course and qualification in record time after lots of hard work and support from College staff.
Students Step Back in Time to Benefit Their Future
27 January 2015
Fife College Travel and Tourism students are benefitting from a new partnership which is giving them a unique insight into Scotland’s Tourism industry and helping them prepare for great careers in the future.
College is Perfect Experiment for Dr Bunhead
26 January 2015
Fife College is giving a TV scientist the skills he needs to improve the performance of his experiments thanks to the Dipoma in Physical Theatre Practice course.
World Class Scholarship for Julie and Barry
23 January 2015
A Fife College Culinary Art student and lecturer have been awarded a prestigious scholarship to train at one of the best hotel schools in the world, Lausanne in Switzerland!
Students to Perform a Quacker of a Show!
20 January 2015
Most people know the story of the ugly duckling, but many are probably not aware of what he got up to on the way to finding his Mother and becoming a handsome duck!
Students Have the Cutting Edge!
07 January 2015
Eight Fife College students have successfully completed the first Cosmetology course to be delivered by Fife College.
Careers Conference a Big Hit
07 January 2015
Students studying Travel and Tourism gained a great insight into possible career opportunities at the fifth annual Careers Conference, run by the College, recently.
Peter Cooks 1000 Christmas Dinners and Counting!
22 December 2014
By the time Fife College Hospitality student Peter Philliban, from Glenrothes, hangs up his apron this festive season, he will have helped to cook in excess of 1,000 Christmas lunches!
Young Actors Have the Drive to Succeed
19 December 2014
Two Fife College Acting and Performance students got a taste of life in front of the camera when they starred in a film ‘Safe Drive Stay Alive’ recently.
Charity Walk Inspires New Puppy Trainer
14 November 2014
Staff and students from Fife College’s Dunfermline Access Centre have been raising money to support Guide Dogs Scotland which has resulted in one lecturer taking her support a step further.
Daniel Cooks Up Pots Of Success!
13 November 2014
Fife College graduate Daniel Croft is proving he’s got what it takes to succeed in the hotel industry after recently securing a full-time position as a Commis Chef at the hotel Dakota Edinburgh.
Tayler is Head and Shoulders Above the Competition
04 November 2014
Fife College hairdressing student Tayler Ritchie has proved she has got what it takes to cut and style hair after scooping bronze position in a recent prestigious UK-wide hairdressing competition.
Work-based learning for school pupils
29 October 2014
Pupils in Fife have been chosen to take part in a project that will see them complete ‘core’ elements of apprenticeships while still in school.
Andrea Graduates with Help from Kola!
10 October 2014
When Andrea McEwan was invited to attend this year’s Fife College Graduation Ceremony, she knew exactly who she would bring along to share her special day – her best friend Kola!
Fellowship Award for Shell
10 October 2014
The Adam Smith Foundation, the charitable Trust of Fife College, awarded a special Fellowship during the College Graduation ceremony held at Dunfermline Abbey recently
Double Celebration for Lauren
25 September 2014
Studying at Fife College has certainly proved to be the right choice for Lauren McGuire from Lochore.
Special Evening for Isabel
22 September 2014
Alongside the many students celebrating during Graduation Week will be a range of staff from Fife College who have also completed courses to improve their skills and qualifications.
Scholarship Awarded in Memory of Local Journalist
27 August 2014
Four students from Fife College have been awarded scholarships in recognition of their passion for history and in memory of a local journalist who died tragically on Kinghorn beach over 150 years ago.
It’s Not Too Late to Change Your Future!
22 August 2014
Fife College has announced this week that a few places are still available for those keen to shape their future and benefit from a College course.
Students Cheer Scholarship Support From Diageo
15 August 2014
Two lucky Fife College students have been given a great boost to their future careers thanks to engineering scholarships awarded by world leading premium drinks business, Diageo.
Students Showcase Their Passion for Fashion!
06 August 2014
The creations of Fife College’s talented fashion students were brought to life recently when they were unveiled at the end of term Fashion Show held in the College’s St Brycedale Campus.
Success for Step In Students
17 July 2014
Students, who completed a Step In Course at Fife College, celebrated their achievements at a special event held at the College’s Leven Campus.
Research Showcase Celebrates Successful Partnership
16 July 2014
Students and staff have been showcasing the importance of research in the college sector at a recent event held to celebrate the successful partnership between Fife College and Abertay University.
UK First for Fife College and Earlseat Wind Farm
14 July 2014
A ground-breaking apprenticeship programme to create up to 125 new apprenticeship jobs in Fife will soon become a reality thanks to an innovative partnership between Fife College and Earlseat Wind Farm Ltd.
Women into Engineering Event
01 July 2014
Depute Council Leader Lesley Laird went back to college recently to find out more about a career in engineering!
Celebration Time for Bowhill Learners!
30 June 2014
It was celebration time for Adult Learners at Bowhill Community Learning and Development Centre as they joined together with family and friends to mark the end of their course.
Students Celebrate Their Achievements
26 June 2014
With the close of the academic year upon us, Fife College’s Community Learning Centres have taken the opportunity to celebrate the fantastic work put in by students over the last year.
Community Learning Celebrations
26 June 2014
Fife College students, who recently completed courses in the community, joined together for a special celebration event at the Dell Farquharson Community Centre in Dunfermline recently.
Lewis Sparks Award Recognition
25 June 2014
Fife College Electrical student, Lewis Glancey from Glenrothes, has been awarded the ‘Pre Apprentice of the Year Award’ for his outstanding contribution to his studies.
Students Show Independent Living
24 June 2014
Two Fife College Care students have been presented with a share of a £1,000 scholarship in recognition of their hard work and commitment to their studies.
Students Put Art Into Action In Leven
23 June 2014
Fife College Art students are making their mark in a big way by decorating the walls and themed areas of an indoor play area in Leven and gaining excellent experience to boot!
Fife College Students Show They Care!
18 June 2014
Students from Fife College’s Care department have been putting their knitting skills to good use recently making blankets for schools and orphanages in Bosnia.
Jewellery Students Sparkle
09 June 2014
Two Fife College jewellery students dazzled judges recently when their work was Highly Commended at GemSet14, a national jewellery design competition.
Generous Fife College Students
09 June 2014
Generous Fife College students, studying HNC Hairdressing, have raised an amazing £1,841.75 to support CHAS and help children with life shortening diseases
Fife College Student Scoops Dream Role
13 May 2014
The future is looking extremely bright for Fife College acting student, Iain Leslie who has recently landed a lead role in an independent movie which starts filming next month.
Students Celebrate Success
12 May 2014
Fife College students, who have completed the Preparation for Care course, received their certificates at a Celebrating Success event at the Glenrothes Access Centre recently.
Jenna Fashions Her Dream Job!
09 May 2014
Former Fife College Fashion student, Jenna Makein, is now in her dream job thanks to lots of hard work, creative talent and some help from Fife College.
Hairdressing Students Reach London Final
14 April 2014
Two Fife College Hairdressing students have shown they’ve got what it takes to cut, colour and style hair after winning the Scottish Regional finals of the prestigious hairdressing competition, Wella Exposure.
Winning Smiles for Students’ Association
02 April 2014
It was smiles all round for Fife College’s Students’ Association as they scooped a national prize at the National Union of Students (NUS) Delegation Conference and Awards in Dundee recently.
Students' Tour of STV Studios is a Big Hit!
24 March 2014
Students' from the College's Creative Industries department were given a fantastic opportunity recently when they were invited to Glasgow and given a tour of the STV studios.
College Partnership to Benefit Pupils and Teachers
21 March 2014
School pupils throughout Fife will soon be benefitting from the latest computing technology lessons available in the country thanks to a new joint partnership between Fife College, Fife High Schools and Cisco.
Ground Breaking Start to New Levenmouth Campus
19 March 2014
Representatives from Scottish Government, Scottish Futures Trust, Fife Council, Fife College and contractors joined pupils and staff from Buckhaven and Kirkland High Schools to see the first turf cut on the new Levenmouth Campus.
Picture Perfect for Nikolina
13 March 2014
Fife College photography student, Nikolina Dimitrova, from Kirkcaldy came out top of the class recently when she was declared overall best student.
Fife College Shortlisted for NUS Award
12 March 2014
Fife College’s Students’ Association was delighted to hear this week that it has been shortlisted for two national awards proving its Students’ Union is one of the best in Scotland.
HIT Award is Third Time Lucky for David!
10 March 2014
David McDaid from Kirkcaldy is celebrating this week after winning a prestigious hospitality award which is guaranteed to set him on the path to a fabulous career in the industry.
Students Prove They Are Master Chefs!
07 March 2014
Fife College hospitality student Daniel Croft from Kirkcaldy has won the College’s equivalent to MasterChef after scooping first place in the annual International Cuisine Competition.
Award Win for Fife College
04 March 2014
Fife College’s Marketing and ICT Teams are celebrating after scooping Silver for the ‘Students’ Award for Website’ category at the College Development Network Marketing Awards.
Champion Fencer Set for Commonwealth Games and More!
26 February 2014
Fife College student, Chloe Dickson from Glenrothes, is taking some time out of her studies over the coming months to fully prepare for one of the sporting highlights of her life – the Commonwealth Games!
Fife College Students Celebrate Success
18 February 2014
Students from Fife College, who completed the latest Step In course, celebrated their achievement recently at a special event held to mark the end of their course.
It’s a Dog’s Life at Cowdenbeath Campus
17 February 2014
It’s not just students who are being given great training at Fife College. Students and staff are doing their bit to help train puppies to be fully trained guide dogs.
British Medal Award for Stuart
17 February 2014
A Fife College student is the youngest in the Kingdom to be awarded a British Empire Medal for his services to the community.
First Prospectus for Fife College
10 February 2014
Fife College has unveiled its new prospectus this week, the first for the newly merged College which brings together a wide range of courses available at campuses throughout Fife.
Beach Life Suits Caroline’s Creative Flair
21 January 2014
Life is no longer full of dead end jobs for ex-pub cleaner Caroline Graham who is about to launch her own creative business to the world, thanks to some help from Fife College.
Emma Secures Bright Future Thanks to Fife College
17 January 2014
Former Fife College student, Emma Boyes from Kirkcaldy, has secured a coveted place at university to study teacher training thanks to her hard work, commitment and some help from Fife College.
Apprentices Find Course Ship Shape!
07 January 2014
Nine Babcock Apprentices, currently studying an HNC in Shipbuilding at Fife College, recently surprised their college tutor with a VIP tour of the Rosyth Dockyard and HMS Queen Elizabeth Carrier.
Fire Service Talk Inspires Degree Students
17 December 2013
Students studying Business at Fife College got a unique insight into how the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is managed thanks to a visit from Neil McFarlane, Brigade Manager.
Fife College Launches Six Book Challenge
10 December 2013
Students at Fife College recently set themselves the ‘Six Book Challenge’, hoping to raise awareness of the initiative and encourage students to make more time to read.
Apprentices Rescue Santa’s Sleigh
10 December 2013
When Fife College apprentices heard that Santa’s sleigh was in need of a re-fit they immediately came to the rescue.
Global Expert and Innovator Visits Fife College
09 December 2013
Fife College students and college staff from across Scotland, have been benefitting from state of the art wind turbine training facilities after welcoming training specialist Ashish Gavali to the College recently.
Beauty Students Get Hands On Experience
06 December 2013
Beauty students from Fife College got some hands on experience recently when they attended a Christmas Fayre at the Fife Sensory Impairment Centre in Kirkcaldy.
Students and Salons Benefit from Creative Hair Fusion
26 November 2013
Fife College students, staff and representatives from local hair salons in the Cupar area benefitted from a look and learn hair seminar recently from one of the best hairdressers in the business, Philip Bell.
Top Instructor Award for Keith!
18 November 2013
Fife College Cisco Academy Specialist Keith Noble, has shown he’s at the top of his game after recently being awarded the Cisco Networking Academy Top Instructor Award.
Partnership Renewal to Benefit Students and Community
15 November 2013
Students studying at Fife College will continue to benefit from a partnership between the College and Bright Green Hydrogen thanks to the renewal of an existing agreement between the two organisations.
Christmas Shoebox Appeal Success
12 November 2013
Students studying NC General Studies at Fife College’s Cupar Campus have been very busy filling shoeboxes to ensure many more children receive a gift this Christmas.
Business Students Welcome Fred Best
12 November 2013
Fife College Business students got a real insight into the business world recently when they welcomed Fred Best, HR and Well Being consultant into the classroom.
Silver Win for ENABLE and Fife College
12 November 2013
Staff and students from the Supported Learning Department at Fife College’s Cupar Campus were celebrating recently after winning a silver award at the Fife Business Diversity Awards, ‘Work Initiative of the Year’ category.
James Moves A Step In The Right Direction
08 November 2013
Fife College student James Allan is making sure he’s moving a step in the right direction thanks to the Step In programme offered by the COSMOS Centre in St Andrews.
The Future is Bright for Steven
05 November 2013
Computing student, Steven Bright, who graduated from Fife College recently, has secured a dream job thanks to his qualifications and a placement opportunity organised through the College.
Students to Benefit from Local Wind Farm
05 November 2013
Fife College students studying to become Wind Turbine Technicians are to benefit from a new partnership between the College and Kennedy Renewables, owners of a wind farm situated on the A92 outside Cowdenbeath.
Amy’s a HIT in Hospitality
04 November 2013
Fife College student Amy McCormack (20), from Methil is packing her bags for Switzerland this week.
Students Use Science To Crack The Case
30 October 2013
Pupils from Woodmill High School in Dunfermline were celebrating recently after coming first in a forensic science investigation held at Fife College.
Aimee is Health and Safety Savvy
28 October 2013
Students from Fife College have proved they know their stuff when it comes to health, safety and sustainability following a recent College wide competition aimed at students.
Double Celebration for Angela
28 October 2013
Fife College Computing graduate, Angela Gannon from Kennoway, had two reasons to celebrate at her Graduation ceremony held recently in Kirkcaldy.
Beauty Students Are Way Above Par!
25 October 2013
Beauty students from Fife College’s Cupar Campus gained some hands on experience recently when they took part in a pamper session at Elie Golf Club.
Scholarship Win for Justine
25 October 2013
Social Science student Justine King from Dunfermline received a very special award after graduating from Fife College recently giving her cause for a double celebration.
Fife College at Forefront of Renewable Training
18 October 2013
Fife College is leading the way in renewable training in Scotland with the launch of a new programme to train apprentices to become wind turbine technicians in partnership with AREVA Wind.
Fellowship Award for Ian Rankin
07 October 2013
Top crime writer, Ian Rankin was presented with a Fellowship Award from The Adam Smith Foundation, the charitable trust of Fife College, at the College’s Graduation ceremony held in St Bryce Kirk, Kirkcaldy last week.
Creating Up a Storm!
07 October 2013
Fife College students are recovering after engaging in a day of extreme creativity organised by the Creative Arts Department.
College Puts Brian in Focus!
20 September 2013
After 20 years being a driving instructor, Brian Knight, (55) from Dunfermline, was keen to take a different route in life and turn his love of photography into a career.
Theatre Students Gain Great Reviews at Fringe
29 August 2013
Fife College Theatre students who performed at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival recently, are celebrating after going down a storm at the event and receiving fantastic reviews!
Students Cheer Diageo Scholarship
28 August 2013
Students from Fife College, were celebrating recently after being awarded engineering scholarships from world leading premium drinks business, Diageo.
Students Step In and Celebrate
06 August 2013
Students who completed a Step In Course at Adam Smith College, now Fife College, celebrated their achievements at a special event held at the College’s St Brycedale Campus in Kirkcaldy recently.
New Course Will Help Open Doors to Employment
06 August 2013
Those aged 25 and over who are unemployed will soon benefit from a new range of courses offered by the new Fife College and designed specifically to help individuals secure jobs.
New College for Fife Becomes a Reality
01 August 2013
Plans to create a bigger and better college for Fife became a reality today as the former Adam Smith and Carnegie Colleges merged to form Fife College.
Learners Celebrate Success
29 July 2013
Over 30 Learners from Next Steps in Kirkcaldy and Dunfermline Access Centre celebrated their achievements recently after completing their courses.
Learners Celebrate at Bowhill
22 July 2013
Over 50 Learners from Lochgelly and Bowhill Learning Centres celebrated their achievements recently after completing their course thanks to support from Adam Smith College and Fife Council.
Michelle’s Stepping Stones to St Andrews
10 July 2013
Adam Smith student Michelle Christie has been on an incredible journey, and has shown that hard work and determination really can help make your dreams come true.
Chillilicious Cook Off at SRUC Elmwood Campus
19 June 2013
For the second year SRUC Elmwood Campus and local food company Chillilicious, have come together to challenge the hospitality students to use the company’s products in an innovative way.
College Degree Brings Success for Students
06 June 2013
Studying for a degree at Adam Smith College has proved to be the right choice for four BA Accountancy and Finance students who have won through to the finals of a national competition.
Students and Staff Get on Their Bikes
05 June 2013
Members of the Students' Association and staff from Adam Smith College dusted off their bikes recently and raised a fantastic amount of cash for CHAS and Edinburgh Sick Kids.
Scottish MA Week at Carnegie
29 May 2013
Around 200 employers, school leavers and parents visited Carnegie College’s Rosyth Campus on Friday 24 May 2013 to find out more about the career opportunities offered by a Modern Apprenticeship.
Gateway to a future of care in Levenmouth
23 May 2013
The official launch of The Gateway, Levenmouth saw a massive outpouring of support from local groups, councillors and MSPs at the official launch last week.
Journalism Student Enjoys a Good Spell
21 May 2013
Journalism student Ciaran Sneddon from Milton of Balgonie is enjoying his ‘spell’ at Adam Smith College after scooping first place and full marks in his course spelling test.
Adam Smith Staff Show Their Support for Sam
10 May 2013
Staff from Adam Smith College joined together recently and raised a fantastic £798.93 for the Kiltwalk Charity in memory of their friend and fellow employee Sam Dyas.
Top writer visits Adam Smith College
09 May 2013
Best-selling Scottish writer, Christopher Brookmyre, took time out from his busy schedule to visit Journalism students at Adam Smith College this week.
New College, New Name, New Principal
19 March 2013
Friday 15 March 2013 was an historic day for Fife when the Partnership Board, overseeing the merger of Carnegie and Adam Smith Colleges, gave their formal approval of the merger proposal and their commitment to form a new college in Fife.
Students Design Towards 2014
14 March 2013
Visit Dunfermline and The Dunfermline Press have commissioned NC, HNC and HND Design and Digital Media students from Carnegie College to create their 2014 logo.
Mum’s the Word at Adam Smith
04 March 2013
Students from Adam Smith College are getting ready to ensure all our mums are pampered this Mother’s Day, with a variety of treats and treatments on offer before and after the special day.
Carnegie Students Engineer Support for BEN
04 March 2013
Automotive Engineering students have become involved with a charity dedicated to support those who work, or have worked in the automotive and related industries – BEN.
Business Club is a Great Success
28 February 2013
Students at Adam Smith College got a great insight into the world of business thanks to guest speaker Paddy Mallan.
Scholarship Win for College Catering Students
26 February 2013
Adam Smith College student Karen Ballantyne has proved she’s got what it takes when it comes to cooking after winning first place in a recent ‘Master-chef’ style cook-off competition.
One College - One Name
20 February 2013
The Fife Regional College Partnership Board (FRCPB) have launched a consultation exercise to find the name of Fife’s new college.
Student Lands Dream Job
20 February 2013
Carnegie College student Connor King (18) from Dunfermline has landed himself a dream job opportunity with local firm Young Joinery.
Success for Step In Students
06 February 2013
Students from the Step In course celebrated their success recently after completing the 18 week course.
Students Bring Puppets to Life After the Wave
05 February 2013
Adam Smith College Physical Theatre students will use fantastic visual effects including life-size puppets and masks in their first large-scale piece of theatre which will showcase this week.
Students Remember Holocaust
30 January 2013
Students from Adam Smith College commemorated Holocaust Day recently with an inspirational exhibition which they displayed in the College’s St Brycedale Campus, Kirkcaldy.
Prince’s Trust Students Celebrate
23 January 2013
Adam Smith College students, who have completed a Prince’s Trust Programme, celebrated their achievements at an awards ceremony held recently.
Start Here for Qualifications!
14 January 2013
Two former Adam Smith students have helped to launch a new course especially designed for students who wish to prepare to study Intermediate 2, Higher or Social Science subjects.
Worldskills Students Congratulated
19 December 2012
Gordon Brown made a special visit to Adam Smith College on Monday to congratulate students who have recently taken part in Worldskills events in Birmingham and Glasgow.
Tourism Students Visit Edinburgh
18 December 2012
NQ Working in the Travel, Hospitality and Events Industry students were given a warm welcome when visiting various tourist locations throughout Edinburgh City earlier this week.
Pupils and Students Question Local Politicians
12 December 2012
Pupils from local schools joined Adam Smith College students to put local politicians under the spotlight at a ‘Question Time’ style event held at the College’s Stenton Campus recently.
Students are Health and Safety Conscious
04 December 2012
Students at Adam Smith College are more conscious of health, safety and sustainability around the campuses thanks to a recent College wide competition.
Beauty Students Enjoy Being Hands On
04 December 2012
Beauty students from Adam Smith College got some real hands on experience when they supported the recent Christmas Coffee Morning event at the Fife Sensory Impairment Centre in Wilson Avenue, Kirkcaldy recently.
Local Author Inspires Students from Adam Smith
23 November 2012
Students from Adam Smith College got a great insight into the world of criminology and ‘who done it?’ thanks to a special visit by top crime writer Val McDermit who visited the College recently.
Colleges Agree to Create the New
22 November 2012
On behalf of the Boards at Adam Smith and Carnegie College the Fife Regional College Partnership Board is pleased to announce in principle and subject to due diligence that the two Colleges will come together to create a new regional college for Fife.
Adam Smith Students Learn About the Charity Sector
16 November 2012
Students studying business subjects at Adam Smith College got a great insight into how business works in the voluntary sector thanks to a talk organised by the College’s Business Club.
Five Star Visit Gives Students Great Future
06 November 2012
Students from Adam Smith College’s Leven Campus got a great insight into the five star world of hotels recently after benefitting from a visit to the Fairmont, St Andrews.
Hydrogen Challenge is a Hit with Pupils
31 October 2012
Over 50 pupils from Secondary Schools throughout Fife got to grips with renewable energy in a fun event organised by Adam Smith College recently in partnership with The Hydrogen Office.
Zombie Walk 2012
31 October 2012
Carnegie College students from Performing Arts, Art and Design and Photography were involved in this year's 'Zombie Walk' all in aid of Children in Need.
Allison’s Double Celebration
25 October 2012
Adam Smith College student Allison Bradley was delighted to be presented with the Ede and Ravenscroft Award at her Graduation Ceremony held recently.
Graduation Celebrates Achievement
08 October 2012
An air of celebration and success filled Adam Smith College’s St Brycedale Campus in Kirkcaldy as over 400 graduands, attended the annual Graduation ceremonies.
Elmwood’s Special Day
05 October 2012
The final graduation ceremony for students of Elmwood College marked a significant day in the history of the college.
Tuck in at Adam Smith College
20 September 2012
Homemade soup, spicy chicken wraps and fresh strawberry sundaes are a delicious taster of what’s on offer at the newly branded Adam Smith College Bistro.
Tina is ‘Re-Loving’ Employment
13 September 2012
Adam Smith College student Tina Watson from Kirkcaldy is ‘loving’ being back in the work place after securing her dream job in Fife’s new boutique charity shop Relove It!
Kay Makes Work Her Ultimate Passion!
12 September 2012
Hard work, commitment and some support from Adam Smith College, have all helped Kay Symmers (37), from Buckhaven, to secure a great new job.
Carnegie Appoints Two New Fellows
11 September 2012
The Lord Lieutenant of Fife, Margaret Dean and former Chair of the Carnegie Board of Management, both received fellowships at the Graduation Ceremony on Wednesday 12 September.
Cheers All Round to Scholarship Win
10 September 2012
Two deserving students from Adam Smith College couldn’t believe their luck recently when they were awarded engineering scholarships from world leading drinks company, Diageo.
Susan Surveys Her Way to Professional Status
27 August 2012
Quantity Surveying student, Susan Wilson, is the first student from the College to become a full member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) through the Professional Experience Route (PER).
College Staff Get Ready for New Year
17 August 2012
Staff have been welcomed back for the new academic year by Chair of the Board of Governors Irene Morrison and Principal Ian Harrington at an event held in the College on 17 August.