SWAP East is a partnership between colleges and universities in the east of Scotland that aims to promote and support access to higher education for adults.
To find out if a SWAP access programme is for you, read the information for prospective SWAP students on the National page.
34 Buccleuch Place
0131 650 6861
The SWAP East team (right to left) <snipped_website_photo.jpg>

Anna Reynolds  
(Part-time Mon-Thu)

Nick Hutcheon

Lesley Dunbar 

Office hours:
Monday-Friday, 09:00-17:00.

Borders College
Dundee & Angus College
Edinburgh College
Fife College
Forth Valley College
North Highland College UHI
Newbattle Abbey College
North East Scotland College
Perth College UHI
West Lothian College 
Inverness College UHI

SWAP East access programmes are currently offered at all these colleges. The nature of these programmes varies from college to college and can also change from year to year.

our programmes for details of current access programmes.
Abertay University
University of Aberdeen 
University of Dundee
University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh Napier University
Heriot Watt University
Scotland’s Rural University College (SRUC)
Robert Gordon University
Stirling University

The Open University Scotland 
University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI)
University of St Andrews
Queen Margaret University

All of our partner universities  consider applications from SWAP students. Use the progression route finder below to look up degree programmes available to SWAP East students and check out which access programme is the most suitable for your degree choice.
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