Academic Calendar

Find out about important dates throughout the Academic Year, including block start and end dates, resulting week dates and the various holiday periods.

August 2023 – July 2024

Download the 2023-2024 Academic Calendar


Block 1

28 August 2023 – 26 January 2024

October Break: 16 October – 27 October
Winter Break: 25 December – 5 January
Resulting Week: 29 January – 2 February

Block 2

5 February 2024 – 21 June 2024

Spring Break: 1 April – 12 April
May Day Holiday: 6 May
Resulting Week: 24 June – 28 June


Download the 2024-2025 Academic Calendar

Teacher supports students

There are a number of different funding options available, depending on which course you choose to study.

Our Student Advice Centres are your one-stop-shop for all information and support during your time at NESCol.

Our friendly and experienced student advisers offer appointments and drop-in sessions, as well as group sessions and workshops.

Find all contact details for all North East Scotland College campuses and learning centres below.