North East Scotland College is the single largest provider of vocational education and training in the North East of Scotland.

We have a course to suit everyone; whether you're fresh out of school, currently working, returning to education or simply want to try something new — whatever your educational or occupational background, an opportunity awaits at NESCol.


New entrant Merchant Navy Officer programme available locally

The Scottish Maritime Academy, in association with Clyde Marine Training, now offers the three year sponsored training programme to become a Deck Officer in the Merchant Navy starting September 2019.

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Engineer your career with Shell

Shell UK are attending NESCol's College & Employer Open Evening at Fraserburgh Campus on the lookout for 14 talented engineers to join the Shell Engineering Scheme.

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Upcoming events

"I chose College because I was ready to leave school"

College and Employer Open Evening

Thursday, 25 April 2019

From 3:00pm until 7:00pm

Fraserburgh Campus

"I chose College and it changed my life"

Aberdeen Open Day

Saturday, 11 May 2019