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Why study part time at UHI?

The University of the Highlands and Islands offers you many different ways to study, so that you can fit your learning into your life.


  1. Study when you want - you can study part time and online to fit your learning around your busy professional and personal life
  2. Flexible learning - we realise that committing to an entire course isn't always possible, so you can choose to study one module at a time and build up your qualifications gradually
  3. Small class sizes mean that you have a more personal experience of university and receive all the support you need from our expert staff
  4. The affordable option - if you already live in the Highlands and Islands you don't have to leave home and incur huge debts to go to university; we're right here on your doorstep
  5. Technological expertise - UHI is a leader in the use of online and video conference technologies to deliver courses to students, wherever you are based