Course Levels

SCQF Levels 4-10

Campus Locations

Dunfermline, Glenrothes & Kirkcaldy

Study Options


Applications Open

Start studying in August 2022

Why Choose the Creative Industries at Fife College?

The UK creative industries are globally-renowned as dynamic, vibrant and innovative hubs of creativity and imagination. Whatever your passion, our creative courses have been developed in partnership with industry professionals to support you realise your creative potential and build a flourishing career within the creative industries.

Do you enjoy expressing your talents through mediums such as musical theatre, technical theatre and art and design, or exploring creative media platforms such as audio engineering or graphic design? Maybe you are looking to establish your own jewellery designing, photography or fashion design business? The creative industries is a sector which is highly entrepreneurial as it is open-minded to flexible, new ways of working. It’s where a growing number of young, dynamic small businesses are flourishing and new, exciting employment opportunities are generated.

Our specialist staff know what it takes to build a successful career, and they will share their experience and knowledge to support you through a series of professionally focused practical projects to develop your creative skills to a professional standard.


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Our Creative Industry Courses

We offer courses in the following subjects:

• Art & Design

• Creative Media

• Fashion

• Jewellery

• Technical Theatre & Production Arts

• Performing Arts

Progress to a Degree

Did you know that a studying for an HNC or HND qualification is the equivalent of first year (HNC) or second year (HND) of a Degree at university? Our Creative Industries courses provide articulation routes for direct entry to either year 2 or 3 of a related degree at a wide range of our partner universities, including Edinburgh Napier University, Queen Margaret University, Heriot Watt University and Glasgow Caledonian University.

Alternatively, you could also stay on at Fife College and progress onto our BA (Hons): Creative Enterprise degree at our Glenrothes campus. So either way, studying Creative Industries at Fife College can be a more cost-effective, local alternative route to the same degree in Scotland, in the same amount of time!

What Happens after I Apply?

There are four possible outcomes from your interview:

 Unconditional offer: you have met all the entry requirements and your place is guaranteed.

 Conditional offer: your place is secured pending meeting the entry requirements.


 Waiting list: you have met all entry requirements; however, the course is full.
       If any spaces become available you may be contacted usually around about the course start date.

 Unsuccessful: speak to our Guidance Team.
       They may be able to help you find another suitable course.

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Discover what college is really like. Hear from Stuart on how his Creative Industries course helped him with his career.

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