Results Day 2023

Results Day 2023 takes place on Tuesday 8 August this year and is aimed at those awaiting results for Nationals, Highers and Advanced Higher qualifications. 

This could be students undertaking a relevant college course, or those who have studied their qualifications at school but who are hoping to join the College for session 2023/24.

For those expecting results on Tuesday 8 August  - we have a wide range of exciting learning opportunities to suit your needs, depending on your results and what you want to do next. These include academic routes such as a full-time courses, and our degree programmes to exciting industry-led routes such as Modern Apprenticeships.

Everyone’s journey is different, there is no single route to success and there are always a number of options to achieve your goals.  

We have rounded up everything you need to know to take your next step following your results.

Any student still waiting for news on whether they have attained an NC, HNC or HND qualification should be aware that, as part of our normal certification process students should not expect to receive their results on 8 August. These results are issued throughout the summer period.

Queries?  Please call 01324 403000 or you can find further contact details at the bottom of the page. 

I have my results! What if…?

We’re very sorry to hear this. If you no longer want to accept your course offer at Forth Valley College then please contact our Student Admissions Team as soon as possible using the contact details at the bottom of the page. It might also be worth browsing other courses still available for August 2023 in case you are interested in pursuing a different path.

You always have options. Our Support and Guidance Advisors can discuss the different courses available at the College and offer guidance on which ones might be best for you depending on your results and future aspirations. Contact them to arrange a time to chat using the details at the bottom of the page. In the meantime, check out which courses still have spaces for 2023 entry.

Congratulations! If you already had an offer from the College, there’s no further action required from you – if we need anything else we’ll be in touch. You will receive an email confirming your place in due course. If you haven’t decided what you want to do next, you’ll be pleased to know that we still have spaces available for session 2023/24. Check out all your options here or speak to one of our Support and Guidance Advisors if you need some advice.

There is no single route to reaching your goal and we are here to help you look at the options available to you. Take a look at our qualifications explained guide below to see alternative pathways you could follow or speak to a member of the college team for further advice.

Brilliant, well done! You may be happy with your existing plans or you could consider studying a course at a higher level. We still have a wide range of courses available. Have a look at courses still available commencing August 2023, including a range of degree programmes with four of Scotland’s leading universities.

Please contact the College and speak to the individual department for your course or a Support and Guidance Advisor who will be able to advise you on what to do next. You can also take a look at other options we have available.

Forth Valley College offers a wide range of courses and multiple different ways to study. Take the time to explore your options. You could pursue an academic route of study or find out more about industry-led routes where you will combine work and learning. We still have limited availability on courses starting in August or you could look at options such as Modern Apprenticeships.

If you received your results and are moving into S5/S6 then you might want to look at doing something different next year – we have lots of opportunities for senior pupils including Foundation Apprenticeships and Higher National Certificates. Find out more below.

Useful Information

Results Day Guide for Students

Results day can be exciting if you are confident of doing well – but also daunting, worrying and stressful if you aren’t so sure. But with a little preparation you can ease some of the pressure on yourself.

Qualifications Explained

Not sure which type of qualification you want to do? Check out our Qualifications Explained guide to help you pick the right level of course to suit you. There are a wide range of options available to you to help you achieve your goals.

Results Day Guide for Parents

Exam results mean it’s now time for your son or daughter to make some important decisions regarding their future. Whether they’re delighted with their results or disappointed, it’s highly likely that they’ll turn to you for advice.

Forth Valley College Campus Life

There's a lot to offer across our three campuses. Of course we have great learning and teaching environments - but we also have a range of facilities to help you make the most of your college experience.

Please note our lines are open Monday to Friday from 8.30am - 4.30pm. 

Contact Details

General Queries
Telephone 01324 403000
Support and Guidance Advisors
Student Admissions
School Partnership Coordinator
Telephone 01324 403 211
SQA Exam Results & Appeals
Telephone 01324 403165
Scottish Qualifications Authority
Telephone 0345 279 1000
Skills Development Scotland Exam Helpline
Telephone 0800 917 8000

Got a question?

Call 01324 403 000

or email