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Course summary

Do you have aspirations to join a dynamic, fast-paced industry, combining your love of Gaelic with your dream of working in television, radio, or journalism? Look no further: let us guide you through the challenges and the training you need, on this well-established Gaelic media training course, delivered in conjunction with broadcast and media organisations in Scotland, such as the BBC and MG Alba. Enjoy work-based learning opportunities with a BBC Outside Broadcast Unit, and ten months of industry placement at various media companies and broadcasters. Be supported by a team who have successfully provided training in Gaelic media at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI for over 20 years, benefit from masterclasses given by recognised industry specialists, enhance your language skills, and emerge with the skills and connections needed to pursue a successful career in media.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

UHI does not use Tariff points, and accepts a range of qualifications. Applicants with other relevant qualifications or experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Additional entry requirements


You must attend an interview to assess your level of fluency in both spoken and written Gaelic, and commitment to the industry.

Unistats information

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There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Scotland £1285* Year 1
England £7110* Year 1
Northern Ireland £7110* Year 1
Wales £7110* Year 1
Channel Islands £7110* Year 1
Republic of Ireland £7110* Year 1
EU £7980* Year 1
International £7980* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

For full information on fees please see our Undergraduate Tuition Fees page at For course specific fees information please refer to the Fees/funding tab on the university website course page. You can also find information on additional funding available such as bursaries and scholarships at
Gaelic Media at University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) - UCAS