- Applicants must have completed a SVQ Level 2 PEO with the addition of a maths unit or
- For direct entry, applicants should have attained National 5 Maths with at least grade C or D, preferably with relevant industry experience.
NC (SCQF Level 5)
1 Year (typically 3 days a week in college)
24 Aug 2020
The course is perfect for those who want to work with hand tools in a workshop environment as well as open up opportunities for them.
Everything you need to know before applying to this course.
Boiler suit, safety boots, safety glasses; paper, pens, pencils, calculator. A list will be sent to you before the start of the course.
NC Mechanical Engineering.
If you are studying a full-time non-advanced course (below HNC level), you may be entitled to funding.
You can apply for a full-time course online or using a paper form.
Open Days are a great way to find out more about this course and what it’s like to study at NESCol. You will see facilities, meet lecturers and get a feel for life as a student.
NESCol can provide extra support to students who have additional support needs, including:
You may be eligible for additional funding to support the cost of living, including travel costs, cost of materials, and childcare.
The College runs a bus to our Altens Campus to and from Aberdeen City Centre (excluding holiday periods).
Whether you wish to progress in your studies or enter the world of work, North East Scotland College has excellent progression opportunities, with links to eight universities across Scotland and great relationships with industry employers.
“It’s given me a recognised qualification for progressing my career in the industry.”
“Studying at NESCol definitely helped me get my job – every day I put into practice things I learned at college.”
“I had a great experience at the College and thought the lecturers and facilities were excellent so when I had the opportunity to return through my employer it was a no brainer.”
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You can apply for a place on this course by completing an online application form, which you can access using the ‘Apply Online’ button. Once completed, this will be received by our Admissions Team who will then process your application.
Completed forms should be signed and returned to us at the following freepost address:
The Student Information & Admissions Manager
North East Scotland College
Aberdeen City Campus
UK AB25 1BN
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