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Welcome to Inverness College UHI International Programmes!

If you are looking for a place where you can study for an internationally-recognised qualification in safe, green and friendly environment, surrounded by fantastic scenery - you need search no more! This section of the site will provide you with the essential information you need to apply as an international student at Inverness College UHI.

Based in the heart of the Scottish Highlands, the college offers one of the best learning locations in the UK - find out why you will love studying here. The college offers a wide range of programmes and a first-class student support. Browse our pages to discover all the benefits of studying at Inverness College UHI!

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Range of programmes

Inverness College UHI offers a wide range of opportunities and courses at all levels. These are designed in consultation with employers, industry and relevant work sectors. This means your final qualification and skills are right up to date. We can also help you gain an effective and relevant work placement if this is relevant to your course, or decide where to take your studies in the future. Whether you would like to study abroad, change your course part way through, re-skill or simply undertake a full-time course that will take you towards a new career at Inverness College we will have something for you.
Qualifications and accreditation explained
Degrees and diplomas
Study abroad and free movers
Range of programmes

Study Abroad and Exchanges

Study Abroad and exchanges
Study Abroad at IC
Funding and scholarships
Student stories, links and resources
Exchange programmes outside Europe
European exchanges (ERASMUS)
International prearrival handbook 2016-17.pdf
Study Abroad Application form - outgoing
Scottish Experience Flier
Accommodation comparison
Scottish Experience Flier
Accommodation comparison
SEP Case Study Scheme
Urquhart Castle
Urquhart Castle
Urquhart Castle
Scottish Experience Programme
Inverness College UHI welcomes educational groups from across the globe to use the Highlands of Scotland as their classroom. The International Team works with international faculty to develop their own truly unique Scottish Experience Programme based on their academic goals and enhanced by our social and cultural expertise.

Careers and employment

We realise that one of the factors that is important to you when considering the cost of studying overseas is the advantage it will give you in getting a job while studying and after you have completed your degree. At Inverness College UHI we will help you develop your employability skills by providing opportunities for hands-on learning and work placements. We also offer career workshops giving you guidance, information and support to find your place in the job market.
Careers and employment

For agents and partners

Inverness College UHI values its partnerships with agents and institutions world-wide.

We expect highest standards and care from our counsellor partners as they introduce students to our programmes. In return, representatives can expect support from the International Office and a range of benefits and incentive programmes.

Here are just a few of the benefits that agents can offer prospective students:

  • HNC/HNDs, Bachelor's and master's degree programmes from a government-accredited UK university
  • Tier 4 sponsorship from a Highly Trusted Sponsor
  • Employment-focused and industry-relevant curriculum
  • Highly practical and contextualized learning with industrial placements embedded in many programmes
  • Excellent student support
  • Study in a safe and friendly environment

If you are interested in joining our network, we will expect you to provide suitable references and be able to propose a marketing plan for the area you are to going to cover.  As an affiliate, your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing accurate information about Inverness College UHI courses and services to prospective students
  • Advising students about visa requirements and assisting with visa applications
  • Assisting with travel arrangements
  • Verifying and/or translating academic transcripts
  • Assisting with or facilitating the payment of fees
  • Liaising regularly with our staff
  • Keeping up-to-date on programme developments, closures, etc.


Your application should demonstrate your capacity to provide these services.

If you are interested in applying please email:

Contact us


Contact details

International Team staff are here to offer you advice and support whilst making your preparations to come to Inverness.

Email us on:

Or call us on: 0044 (0) 1463 273000

Or you can write to us at this address:

Inverness College UHI
1 Inverness Campus
Inverness, IV2 5NA
United Kingdom

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Exchange Programmes

Please send  ERASMUS enquiries to . If you have a questions regarding the International Exchange Programme please e-mail You can also phone us on 0044 (0) 1463 273 544 or 0044 (0) 1463 273 000

Academic departments provide specialist advice on modules and academic-related queries:
Scottish School of Forestry: John Christison
Cultural studies and Literature:  Dr Kristin Lindfield-Ott
Business studies: Catriona Grant

Postal address:

International Office 
Inverness College UHI
1 Inverness Campus, IV2 5NA Inverness
Scotland, United Kingdom


International team


Georgie Parker, Director of Business Development
Responsible for the oversight of the College international agenda Georgie provides strategic leardership and direction to all aspects of the College's international engagement.

Jennifer Loades, International Development Executive

Laura Hillyard, International Development Coordinator

Sheree Grant, Admissions Officer

Sheree’s involvement within the team covers international admissions, including international offer letters and CASes.

Host Families

Become a host family to our international students
Application Form to become a Host
Handbook for Hosts