Open Days

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For information and advice on full-time and part-time courses, why not come along to one of our Open Days? It's the perfect opportunity to see the campus, talk to lecturing staff and students, see examples of work and talk to experts about the finance, support and guidance available to you at North East Scotland College.


Open Day
Saturday, 11th March 2017

10:00am – 2:00pm
Aberdeen City Campus
 and Aberdeen Altens Campus

Come along and find out more about the range of full-time and part-time courses available at NESCol, and speak to friendy and knowledgable staff about the facilities, support and guidance on offer.


Visiting other Centres

Free minibus transport is available between Aberdeen City Campus and Aberdeen Altens Campus during the Open Day. Buses will depart at regular intervals. 

Check notices in waiting areas for times. Return journeys will depart Altens approximately one hour after arrival, but please note these times may vary due to traffic/road conditions.

​Just come along on the day, there’s no need to book a place in advance.

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College and Employer Open Evening
​Thursday, 2nd March 2017

4:00pm – 7:00pm
Fraserburgh Campus

This event is designed to inform pupils, students and the wider community of the career opportunities across the region. It is a must for anyone considering what their next move should be – whether a College course, apprenticeship, into employment or university progression. 

The event opens at 3pm to allow students who are studying at the College that day to attend. Doors will be open to the general public from 4.00 to 7.00pm. No pre-registration is required.

Guidance and funding teams will also be on hand to offer advice and answer any specific questions you may have. Information Sessions will be running at 5pm and 6pm, and will cover funding for courses and progression opportunities.

Representatives from the Shell Engineering Scheme will also be on hand to talk about applications for their course.

Find out more about the Shell Engineering Scheme

Confirmed Exhibitors:

Aberdeen Foyer; Aberdeenshire Council; Aberdeenshire Council (Creative Industries); Army; Barratt Homes; BrewDog UK; Construction Industry Training Board; Clyde Marine Training; Cornerstone; EnerMech Ltd; Genesis Personnel; Gray & Adams Limited; Halliburton; Hiretech Limited; Johnston Carmichael; Morrison Construction; NHS Grampian; Police Scotland; Project SEARCH; RAF; Real Life Options; Robert Gordon University; Royal Navy/Royal Marines; Schlumberger; Score Group Plc; Scotia Homes Ltd; Scottish Maritime Academy; Scottish Prison Service - HMP-YOI Grampian;  Shell UK Limited (Engineering Scheme); Skills Development Scotland (SDS); SNIPEF; Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS); Surelift; University of Aberdeen.

College and Employer Open Evening Poster (March 2017) PDF, 39.01 KB

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