North East College Scotland

With over 20,000 students and campuses spread throughout Aberdeenshire, North East Scotland College is one of Scotland’s largest full and part-time educational colleges. The college resulted from a merger between Aberdeen College and Banff & Buchan College in 2013. The college is known for its STEM, Creative Industry and Service Industries courses.

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Latest News & Publications


The Devolution of the Adult Education Budget to the GLA

In this report, the impact of the Devolution of the Adult Education Budget to the GLA gets discussed.


2019 Collab Group London Colleges Prospectus

We have released our new Collab Group London Colleges prospectus with key information about our partnership.


Peter Roberts bursary established to support Collab Group students

An award for outstanding achievement for a student from a Collab Group College


Devolved skills in London: an opportunity for innovation

"The important part about AEB devolution is that it must be used to do something different", says Ian Pretty.


College Governance: Opportunities and Challenges

In collaboration with Shakespeare Martineau, this paper discusses the importance of good governance in the FE sector


Making apprenticeships work for all - policy

In this publication, we argue for the need of the right building blocks to make a great apprenticeship system.