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UCAS CODE: 005D

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  • Qualification

    Higher National Diploma - HND

  • Location

    Inverness College UHI

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

If you like working in the great outdoors and are interested in the conservation and management of our woodland and forest areas, the HND Forestry will give you the knowledge and skills to pursue a career in the forestry industry.You will study at the Scottish School of Forestry, part of Inverness College UHI and the leading provider of both further and higher forestry education in Scotland. To enhance employability you will undertake a one-year work placement (this takes place between the HNC and HND year of the course), except in cases where suitable alternative experience can be demonstratedd.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 7,230per year

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

A level : DD

Preferably including at least one of Geography, Environmental Science, English or PhysicsPlus a minimum of 1 year's pre-course experience in woodland environment is required or attainment of the Certificate in Forestry or Conservation skills. This requirement may be waived for applicants with 3 or more Highers, or equivalent, at grade B or above.

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University information

University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI)

  • Campus address

    University of the Highlands and Islands, UHI Executive Office, Ness Walk, Inverness, Highland, IV3 5SQ, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    18th out of 20 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 155
    n/a

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    38 38%

    14th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.28 86%

    4th

    1

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