Education and Social Services (with University of Strathclyde)

Glasgow Kelvin College


East End Campus


This innovative course is delivered in partnership with the University of Strathclyde. It is ideal for you if you are enthusiastic about working as part of a team to support the delivery of integrated care in educational and social service settings.

On successful completion of the Diploma with the College, you can move directly to the third year of the BA (Honours) programme at the University of Strathclyde.

This can lead to various opportunities for employment and further study within social care, health care and educational environments.

Entry Requirements

Relevant HNC. Applicants should submit a personal statement, attend an information session and participate in a skills assessment and interview.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Progression Routes

Successful completion of the Diploma allow progression to the University of Strathclyde to complete the BA Education and Social Services. After which you may choose to continue with an application for postgraduate study in courses such as; including Primary Education, Community Development and Learning, Social work, Counselling, Additional Support Needs, Mental Health, Autism, Career Guidance, Criminology and Housing.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Health and Social Care

SCQF Level