University of the Highlands and Islands Master’s Degrees

University of the Highlands and Islands Master’s Degrees

At the University of the Highlands and Islands you can study one of a growing number of taught postgraduate courses in some very specialist areas reflective of the unique environment, culture and heritage of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.

You don’t, however, need to be based in the Highlands and Islands to study our postgraduate courses; many are available to study part time and online from a distance, so that you can fit your postgraduate studies into your lifestyle.

We also have a support hub for our research students, whether you’re looking for policies or just some friendly advice, feel free to contact the Graduate School team.

Master’s Degree Courses

  • Applied Bioscience Skills for Industry MSc
  • Aquaculture, Environment and Society MSc
  • Archaeological Practice MSc
  • Archaeological Studies MLitt
  • Art and Social Practice MA
  • Aviation MBA
  • British Studies MLitt
  • Business Administration MBA
  • Coastal and Maritime Societies and Cultures MLitt
  • Critical Enquiry MEd
  • Cultar Dùthchasach agus Eachdraidh na Gàidhealtachd MSc
  • Developing Low Carbon Communities MSc
  • Digital Pedagogy MEd
  • Health and Wellbeing MA
  • Health Leadership and Management PgCert
  • Highlands and Islands Culture MLitt
  • Highlands and Islands Literature MLitt
  • History MLitt
  • History & Archaeology of the Highlands & Islands MLitt
  • History of the Highlands and Islands MLitt
  • Human Resource Management MSc
  • Infection Prevention and Control MSc
  • Interpretation: Management and Practice MSc
  • Island Studies MLitt
  • Leadership and Management MSc
  • Material Culture and Gàidhealtachd History MSc
  • Music
  • Music and the Environment MA
  • Orkney and Shetland Studies MLitt
  • Psychology Conversion MSc
  • Research Methods PgCert
  • Sustainable Energy Solutions MSc
  • Sustainable Mountain Development MSc
  • Sustainable Rural Development MSc
  • Tertiary and Higher Education MEd
  • Viking Studies MLitt
  • Web Technologies MSc

Online learning

It means you can study an accredited degree from home, from work or even while you’re on the move!Our online learning degrees are delivered entirely by computer and over the internet using the latest in online teaching and multimedia technology, offering you flexibility in your distance learning – no matter what your requirements are or where you are in the world.

Study online with our accredited online learning degrees and join a network of students who also study from home in our virtual university environment. All study materials, teaching and technical support is available online via our Virtual Learning Environment so most of our courses do not require you to attend in person.

Features of Online Learning with us

  • Access to world-class video conferencing facilities
  • Access to an extensive multi-regional online library service
  • 24 hour technical support
  • Connect with a network of other students