University of the Highlands and Islands Development Trust

University of the Highlands and Islands Development Trust

Charity information

University of the Highlands and Islands Development Trust

We are Scotland's newest and most distinctive university offering education to geographically dispersed communities across one of the world's most breath-taking regions.

Founded 2003

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to be the leading educational provider serving rural and urban communities in the Highlands and Islands region and beyond. The University is different - much of what we do derives from the geography, environment, culture and heritage of the region. We offer learning and research opportunities in a diverse range of subjects including marine sciences, environment and climate change, creative industries, archaeology, history, Gaelic, health (diabetes), business and management, adventure tourism, renewable energy, history and many more!

  • Aims

    University of the Highlands and Islands Development Trust aims to:

    • The advancement of education in the Highlands and Islands region in Scotland.
  • Overview

    Established: January 2003

    Board members: 8

    Volunteers: 8

    Phone number: 014630279267

    Address: Executive Office, Ness Walk, Inverness IV3 5SQ

    View charity accounts on the Scottish Charity Commission website
  • Highlands & Islands Scholarship Fund

    The University of the Highlands and Islands is creating its first Scholarship Fund to prov... More