University of the Highlands and Islands

Postgraduate Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2017–2018):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £3,120
Mixed -
Laboratory -
Clinical -
Classroom
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Mixed
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Laboratory
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Clinical
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

Research

  • The University of the Highlands and Islands fosters collaboration and supports world-class research, with unparalleled natural laboratories and opportunities for research in a wide range of disciplines: physical, ecological, cultural, historical and social.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

486 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 20%
  • Part Time 80%

Domicile

  • UK 87%
  • EU 4%
  • Other 8%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & administrative studies 5 105 105
Education 0 90 90
Subjects allied to medicine 0 70 70
Historical & philosophical studies 10 35 50
Languages 10 30 40
Social studies 5 25 30
Physical sciences 10 15 30
Engineering & technology 0 5 5
Creative arts & design 0 5 5
Mass communications & documentation 5 5 5
Medicine & dentistry 5 0 5
Agriculture & related subjects 5 0 5
Biological sciences 5 5 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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