Ayrshire College

Ayrshire College launched on 1 August 2013, as a result of a merger between Ayr College, James Watt College (North Ayrshire) and Kilmarnock College. The Colleges vision is to inspire achievement, raise aspirations, and increase opportunities.


The aim of Ayrshire College is to create a dynamic and innovative college to serve the communities and businesses in the local area.


The College has three main campuses in Ayr, Kilmarnock and Kilwinning, and four smaller campuses spread across Ayrshire, offering a wide range of high-quality learning opportunities.


The College offers a wide range of full-time, part-time, evening, and flexible training opportunities.  Working closely with businesses, the College offers Modern Apprenticeships and work-based SVQs across a wide variety of industry sectors.

Support for Employers

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Ages Helped

  • Under 16
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