Leaving School


Leaving school at any point can be daunting, but if you want to continue your education make Shetland College UHI your next stop. As part of the University of the Highlands and Islands, our College can offer seamless pathways and removes barriers for students, allowing them to find their own unique learner journey. Our dedicated local staff provide personalised support for all students.

We offer a full range of further and higher education courses for school leavers, from access courses to HN and degree level. We have a wide range of subjects and areas for further study.

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Progression from NC level courses all the way through to degree level are offered, all with strong industry links to ensure our graduates have the skills, qualifications and confidence needed to thrive in the 21st century workplace.

We have been delivering a personalised learning experience to our students for over 20 years. Our supportive, experienced, and nurturing local teams make us the ideal place to study if you are making the step from school.

If you want to find out more about what Shetland UHI has to offer, take a look at the full course directory, or if you would like to speak to someone about courses please get in touch and our friendly staff will be able to help.