Founded in 1865

New College Lanarkshire (NCL) stands as one of Scotland's largest colleges, operating across Lanarkshire and East Dunbartonshire with multiple campuses located in Cumbernauld, Motherwell, Coatbridge, Kirkintilloch and Broadwood.

With a diverse student body exceeding 10,000 individuals, encompassing full-time, part-time, evening, and commercial courses, NCL plays a pivotal role in fulfilling the social, economic, and cultural aspirations of its local communities.

The college actively contributes to the advancement of Lanarkshire by delivering exceptional learning opportunities and forging impactful collaborations with the public sector, businesses, and the third sector. This ensures that our learners receive an engaging, enriching, and enjoyable educational experience.

Committed to ongoing enhancement, the college has made significant investments in state-of-the-art technology and facilities across its campuses, ensuring that students have access to outstanding resources.