UCAS code QP59
UHI information line 0845 272 3600
A course for advanced level learners and fluent speakers of Gaelic who wish to improve their level of accuracy in the language.
You will be introduced to traditional culture, history, literature and media as part of the course.
You will study by way of face-to-face teaching in the classroom at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI on the Isle of Skye, or Lews Castle College on the Isle of Lewis; both at the heart of Gaelic-speaking communities.
Number of hours per week indicates the total number of hours you should dedicate to the course, which includes time spent in lectures and your own time spent on individual study and research.
For students normally domiciled in Scotland or the European Union/EEA (outside of the UK) and with a term time address in Scotland, the following fees apply:
|Certificate of Higher Education||2016-17||2017-18*|
|Full-time (120 credit modules) per year||£1,285||£1,285|
|Part-time (structured) (3 x 20 credit modules) per year for two years
|Part-time (unstructured per module) (per 20 credit module)||£215||£215|
*The Scotland/EU fee has not yet been agreed by the Scottish Government.
The indicative fee level is shown in the table.
For students normally domiciled in the rest of the UK (England, Wales and N. Ireland) and with a term-time address in Scotland, the following fees apply:
|Certificate of Higher Education||2016-17||2017-18|
|Full-time (120 credits) per year||£6,510||£6,510|
|Part-time (structured) (3 x 20 credit modules) per year for two years||£1,300||£1,300|
|Part-time (per 20 credit module)||£434||£434|
Fees are payable in advance each academic year unless otherwise agreed.
There are a number of funding options available to UK and EU students to help you pay for your studies and your cost of living whilst studying.
For students who do not normally reside in the UK or European Union and with a term-time address in Scotland, the following fees apply:
|Certificate of Higher Education||2016-17||2017-18**|
|Full-time per year
|Part-time (per 20 credit module)**||£434||£434|
*There is no part-time study option for Tier 4 sponsored international students.
External scholarships and financial support may be available. Contact your enrolling college for more information.
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International applicants should apply using the UHI International application form. Please download and print the form, complete and return using the address indicated. More information is available for international applicants at our international student page
We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI). UHI operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of gender, age, disability, ethnicity and socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.