Year-Long Courses 2022/23


Applications are  open for courses beginning in September 2022. 

We are recruiting!

Studio Assistant Opportunities


Foundation Course 2022/23

Applications are OPEN.

View the 2022/23 prospectus here.

Watch a video about the course here.

Health & Safety Update - Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Current information

Corridor Exhibition

The Ordinary Being Looked At

Jane Couroussopoulos

18 July 2022 - 17 September 2022

A leading Scottish Art School in Edinburgh

Leith School of Art is an independent art college with charitable status. With our excellent staff to student ratios and high quality teaching, the School is an exceptional place to learn whether you are an established artist or a complete beginner. 

We want our high quality teaching to be available to everyone and are committed to providing access to our courses to people of all backgrounds, experience and aspiration, irrespective of age, ability or personal circumstances. We pride ourselves on our supportive and nurturing environment, and welcome all those who want to learn about art and design.


Term Dates 2022/2023

Term Dates for 2022/2023

Term 1: Autumn Term
Monday 5 September 2022 – Saturday 10 December 2022
Half Term: 17 - 21 October 2022

Term 2: Spring Term
Monday 9 January 2023 – Saturday 25 March 2023
Half Term: 13 - 18 February 2023

Term 3: Summer Term
Monday 17 April 2023 – Saturday 17 June 2023
No half term
Exhibition week:  19 - 25 June 2023