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Application Timeline

Important dates and milestones to be aware of whilst applying for a full-time course at NESCol.

To make sure that you are aware of key dates throughout the application process, we have produced an Application Timeline. The timeline highlights important milestones like when applications open, when you must apply by to guarantee an interview, and when you will receive interview information and offer letters.

Application Timeline for New Applicants PDF, 74.62 KB

November 2017

Applications open on the 1st November!

To guarantee an interview for the full-time course of your choice, apply before the 1st March 2018.

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January 2018

We will start to send out invitations to interviews.

You will be sent an email (if you applied online) or a letter (for paper applications) to invite you for an interview between February and April. If you applied online then don't forget to check your junk mailbox!

If you can't attend your interview, then you can contact the College to see if alternative arrangements can be made.

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February 2018

Interviews commence!

Interviews for new applicants will be held from February onwards.

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March 2018

Apply by 1st March 2018 to guarantee an interview for the course of your choice!

Applications are still being accepted after this date but you may miss out on your first choice if the course is full.

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May 2018

If you applied before the 1st March 2018

 

Offers and enrolment

If you applied before the 1st March 2018 and your interview was successful, you will be sent a full or conditional offer.

 

Funding

Ensure your funding is in place - apply as soon as you can so your payments are set up for the start of the College year!

 

If you applied between 2nd March and 15th May 2018

At this point if there are places still available on the course you have applied for, then you will be offered an interview.

 

If you have applied for a course that is full, then you will receive a letter and be asked to contact the College to discuss your options.

  • Transferred to another course
  • Be put on a waiting list

You can still apply for courses with places still available.

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July 2018

We will continue to send out interview invitations and offers.

 

You can still apply for courses with places still available.

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August 2018

SQA results are announced and student inductions start!

 

​We will continue to send out interview invitations and offers.

 

The new term kicks off at North East Scotland College on 27th August 2018!

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