Why do more than 50,000 students from over 180 different countries choose to study in Scotland every year?

World Renowned Research | 86% of research conducted in Scotland is considered to have an “outstanding” or “very considerable” impact.

#Scotlandisnow | More than 94% of international students believe Scotland is a “good place to be”.

Internationally Resepected Degrees | Employers highly value Scottish university graduates. In fact, 94% of our graduates are in work or further study six months after graduation.


Why Study in Inverness?

We are not a traditional university. In fact, we are something quite unique. So what do our students like about us?

Industry Inspired | We work closely with businesses to ensure our courses remain relevant and you graduate with the skills to succeed.

Student Satisfaction | The University of the Highlands and Islands is ranked 5th in Scotland in terms of overall student satisfaction – putting us 2 per cent above the national average.

One of the Top 10 Regions to Visit in 2019 | Inspired by our history, culture and landscape, Lonely Planet
named the Highlands and Islands in its top 10 regions for 2019.