Beauty and Make-Up (Level 5)

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


An excellent and exciting introduction to beauty and make-up; this course provides the qualifications you need to gain a junior role within the Beauty Industry, or entry to higher level courses.

You’ll study basic beauty treatments for face, body and nails, make-up application techniques for the beauty salon and related subjects to National Certificate level.

You'll be taught by a highly motivated and versatile team with an excellent range of industrial experience who deliver world class student focussed learning. The department has been awarded the Herald Look Awards Training Institution of the Year and our students have gained Gold and Silver medals at Worldskills UK including entry into Squad UK to compete on the world stage.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. You will be invited to interview.

Progression Routes

NQ Beauty Therapy (Level 6)

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair and Beauty

SCQF Level