University of the Highlands and Islands Tuition Fees

University of the Highlands and Islands Tuition Fees

The amount of money you have to pay for your course depends on a number of factors. These include where you come from, where you live and which course you want to study.

Scotland / EU /EEA

For students normally domiciled in Scotland or the European Union/EEA (outside of the UK) and with a term time address in Scotland, studying an undergraduate course (degree, HNC, HND), the following fees apply:

Degrees (BA (Hons), BSc (Hons), BEng (Hons))2016-172017-18
Full-time per year (120 credits)£1,820£1,820
Part-time (per 20 credit module) How much will it cost?£215£215
Higher National Awards (HNC, HND)
Full-time per year (15 HN credits)£1,285£1,285
Part-time (per single HN credit)£86£86

Fees are payable in advance each academic year unless otherwise agreed.

In most cases, Scottish and EU domiciled students have their fees paid for them by the Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS).

There are a number of other funding options available to Scottish and EU domiciled students to help you pay for your studies and your cost of living whilst studying.

Rest of UK (RUK) students

For students normally domiciled in the rest of the UK (England, Wales and N. Ireland) and with a term time address in Scotland, studying an undergraduate course (degree, HNC, HND), the following fees apply:

Qualification2016-17*2017-18
BA, BLitt, BA (Hons), BLitt (Hons), MA (Hons) – 120 credits£8,000£8,000
BSc**, BEng, BSc (Hons), BEng (Hons) – 120 credits£9,000£9,000
Higher National Awards (HNC/HND)£6,510£6,510

for a consecutive four year full-time degree, only years 1, 2 and 3 incur the fees stated, year 4 is free. For 5-year integrated masters degrees these fees are incurred for 4 of the 5 years.

Courses which comprise an HN award as their first and/or second year will be charged at £6,510 for the first and/or second year and £7,920 (2014-15 BA) or £9,000 (2014-15 BSc, BEng); £8,000 (2015-16 BA) or £9,000 (2015-16 BSc, BEng) for the second and/or third year (fourth year free).