North East Scotland College
|North East Scotland College|
|Established||1 November 2013|
|Former names||Aberdeen College
Banff and Buchan College
North East Scotland College was formed on the first of November 2013 from the merger of Aberdeen College and Banff & Buchan College. The new regional college will serve an extensive geographical area with its main centres of delivery in Aberdeen and Fraserburgh.
The main NESCol campus – Aberdeen City Campus, is based at the Gallowgate in Aberdeen. The College also has a number of other campuses including Fraserburgh, Aberdeen Altens and Aberdeen Craibstone and Macduff, Ellon and Inverurie Learning Centres.
The college also provides training in a number of community settings throughout Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire.
Operating across four major subject areas: Business, Creative Industries and Tourism; Computing & Land-based; Engineering and Construction; Service Industries & Social Sciences, North East Scotland College has over 7,500 full-time students and 20,000 part-time students.
- "Four new Scottish regional colleges created". BBC News. 31 October 2013. Retrieved 6 November 2013.
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