Aberdeen Altens Campus

Aberdeen Altens Campus

Hareness Road, Altens Industrial Estate, Aberdeen, AB12 3LE

Aberdeen Altens Campus is open today: 8:30am - 5:00pmview full opening hours here

Find out about the study and leisure facilities available at our Aberdeen Altens Campus, as well as important resources for information and support.

Aberdeen Altens Campus:


Our Aberdeen Altens Campus houses many of the engineering, construction and automotive courses on offer, and is perfectly situated at the beginning of a main arterial transport route to Stonehaven and the South.

The building has been designed and landscaped to provide lots of social areas, which are vital to the life of any modern educational campus, and the main building incorporates a wide variety of CO2-reducing measures.


The Campus is home to construction and automotive workshops, engineering workrooms, a top floor restaurant offering views out to the sea, a state-of-the-art fitness suite and more! See below for more information on the study and leisure facilities, and the information and support facilities available at the Aberdeen Altens Campus.

Information and support
reception area

The friendly reception staff at our Aberdeen Altens Campus are in place to help you with any questions or queries you might have. They will also be able to help you find your way around the Campus... Find out more

Student Advice Centre
reception area

This is where you can go for any kind of information regarding courses, the application process, and student support. They deal with things like:

Pre-entry advice and guidanceDistance and... Find out more
Students' Association

The Students' Association representatives who regularly visit the Aberdeen Altens Campus office will be happy to help you with any queries, ideas or issues you would like to raise regarding your... Find out more

Study and leisure
library facilities

At the Aberdeen Altens Campus Library+ you will find a spacious environment, well-equipped with specialist study materials, computers, table spaces for laptops, magazines, books, DVDs, eBooks and... Find out more

the Skyliner

The Skyliner is situated in the M Block at the Aberdeen Altens Campus, and serves hot and cold breakfast and lunches daily.

The restaurant offers a spacious and sociable atmosphere, and its... Find out more

The Engine Room
The Engine Room

Located in the heart of the engineering teaching block (F block), the Engine Room offers light snacks such as soup, sandwiches and paninis, as well as a range of hot and cold drinks.


... Find out more

Sport and Fitness
sport and fitness facilities

The Aberdeen Altens Campus fitness suite hosts a range of fitness equipment, including cardio and resistance machines as well as a free weights area. It is open at selected times and is free to... Find out more


Taught in realistic work environments using high quality, industry standard equipment, the courses on offer at the Aberdeen Altens Campus provide students with a broad range of practical skills, employability skills and a strong awareness of health and safety procedures.

View all available courses based at Aberdeen Altens Campus

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North East Scotland College

Aberdeen Altens Campus

Hareness Road

Altens Industrial Estate

Aberdeen AB12 3LE

Telephone: 0300 330 5550

The Aberdeen Altens Campus is situated on Hareness Road at the Altens Industrial Estate, just outside of Aberdeen City Centre.

Transport links

The Altens Industrial Estate is well served by local transport links, due to the wide range of organisations based there. 

Parking is available at the campus but it is limited, and operates on a 'first come, first served' basis. All students, if wishing to park, must display a parking hanger on their car when on site. Students can obtain a hanger from reception.

College Transport

The College runs a bus to our Altens Campus to and from Aberdeen City Centre (excluding holiday periods).

Opening hours

Monday8:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday8:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday8:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday8:30am - 5:00pm
Friday8:30am - 4:15pm

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