Business & Management

Your future starts here.


Business & Management attracts highly motivated individuals with management potential and promising entrepreneurs of the future. Those qualified in business disciplines are sought after by employers in highly diverse industries and careers worldwide.

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As well as a host of full-time courses, we also offer part-time and distance learning courses in Business & Management where you can study at a location near you or choose to study online.

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Scottish legal sector's value to the economy¹

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NESCol has made a huge difference for me and I would say to anyone considering retraining to just go for it — you’ll be surprised at what you can achieve and the difference it will make in a short time.”

Margarita Ivanova

Margarita worked in the hospitality industry, then studied HND Accounting at NESCol and is now a Business Advisory Trainee at an accountancy firm.

Career opportunities

Business Management

Administrator, Clerical Assistant, HR Administrator, HR Officer, Junior Admin Manager, Management Consultant, Personal Assistant, Recruitment Consultant and Trainee Administrator.


Assistant Accountant, Bookkeeper,  Payroll Administrator and Trainee Accountant.

Legal Services

Conveyancing Assistant, Legal Accountant, Legal Cashier and Paralegal Assistant.


Employed in Scotland's financial and business services sector²

Where you can study

Dedicated, enthusiastic and industry experienced teaching staff guide students through their chosen course. Comprehensive online resources, engaging classroom sessions and innovative practical experiences are used to provide a springboard to future careers. Our nurturing learning environment and supportive approach aims to get the best out of every individual and ensure NESCol students fulfil their potential in employment and life.

Study Business and Management in Aberdeen

  • 4,500+ students
  • Fitness Suite
  • 4 Cafés
  • Quiet & social areas

Our Aberdeen City Campus is situated in the heart of Aberdeen city centre, within walking distance of shops, restaurants, bars and cafés.

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Study Business and Management in Fraserburgh

  • 950+ students
  • Fitness Suite
  • 2 Cafés
  • Quiet & social areas

The bright and modern Fraserburgh Campus provides a fantastic environment for NESCol students, staff and visitors.

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Study part-time

Part-time courses are offered at locations throughout the region.

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What our students think

In autumn 2023, more than 5,000 full-time students responded to our First Impressions Survey (88% of those eligible) and we are delighted to share some of the feedback we received.

98% Of full-time students believe they are treated fairly
"NESCol is a fair, kind, welcoming environment, with friendly and supportive staff. I love coming here."
97% Of full-time students are satisfied with their course
"NESCol helped me gain my confidence again after a huge gap in my studies."
96% Of full-time students enjoyed attending College

Student stories

Don’t take our word for it!

Find out what our students think about studying at NESCol

Get in touch

Our student advisers can help with any application enquiries.

Contact the team directly by calling 01224 612330, dropping into your local Student Advice Centre, or by emailing Student advisors are also available on LiveChat when the chat icon appears at the bottom of our website.

¹ Source: Scottish Government
² Source: Scottish Government