November 2017

Applications open on the 1st November!

Applying for a place on a full-time course at North East Scotland College couldn't be easier! 

Course information is available in the Courses section of the website or in the College's Full-time Prospectus.

We want you to be successful in achieving your qualification, so it’s very important to consider which level of study is most applicable to you: Introductory, Non-advanced or Advanced. Find out more about course levels

Remember, don't leave it too late to apply! 

Some courses are in very high demand, so you may not be offered a place on your first choice of course. To guarantee an interview for the full-time course of your choice, apply before the 1st March 2018. Apply online, or using a paper form.

Your application


List all of your qualifications (including those you are expecting/working towards).

Personal statement

You must include a personal statement! Include information like why the subject/course suits you, your relevant skills, and any notable achievements.



If applying for a course at Fraserburgh and you would like to use College buses, please complete the relevant section of the form.

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Shortly after applying

You will receive acknowledgement/receipt of your application. Those who apply online will receive an automatic email to acknowledge receipt of their application, and those who apply with a paper form will be sent a letter as receipt.

If you haven't received an email (remember to check your junk folder) or don’t receive a letter within a couple of weeks of applying, then please get in touch:

Telephone: 01224 612330 (select option 3)

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Open Day

Our Open Day events take place twice every year, and are a great opportunity to visit the College campuses and chat to lecturers and curriculum staff, and student support teams, about the opportunities available at North East Scotland College.

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