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Education and universities

Days left for young people to complete online survey

Nearly 3,000 young people have so far taken part in an online survey into their changing attitudes and aspirations in relation to the Hig...

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University Principals on Orkney visit

The Principals of three of Scotland’s universities have been looking at new opportunities for collaborative working during a two-day visi...

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Project launch to establish Oban as a university town

The launch of the Oban: A University Town (OAUT) project took place today (1 March) in the form of an open day in the town’s Corran Halls...

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Firm appointed to create Scotland’s first Newton room in Thurso

Young people in Caithness will be the first in Scotland to benefit from new Norwegian style learning centres.

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Investment pays off for new School of Health, Social Care and Life Sciences

A £4m investment by HIE in a new School of Health, Social Care and Life Sciences for the region has enabled a total funding package of mo...

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Graduates benefit from residential training course

Fifteen graduates who are currently working on innovative placements projects with organisations across the region took part in a residen...

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Report will highlight national importance of Highlands and Islands’ marine resource

The potential for the Highlands and Islands to become a leading player in developing the UK’s marine economy will be the focus of a new, ...

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Caithness and Lochaber confirmed for Norwegian style learning centres

Young people in Caithness and Lochaber will be among the first in Scotland to benefit from new Norwegian style learning centres. The c...

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ENVIRONMENT CONFERENCE DRAWS INTERNATIONAL ATTENTION

HIE contributed towards The European Meeting on Environmental Chemistry (EMEC) 30 Nov – 2 Dec with a £10,000 approval towards a four-day ...

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New £1.6m project to benefit businesses and graduates

A new £1.6 million scheme is being piloted in the Highlands and Islands to encourage more collaboration between graduates, businesses and...

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Doors Open Day at Inverness Campus

A special Doors Open Day is to take place at Inverness Campus on Saturday 3 September.

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Moo Crew on show at Inverness Campus

The creative designs of five talented school children from across Scotland, including two from Inverness Royal Academy, are being brought...

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New skills academy to boost opportunities for young people

Plans are being developed for a series of learning centres across the Highlands and Islands to help engage more young people in the field...

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Enterprise agency and art school reveal major investment plan in Highlands and Islands

One of Scotland’s leading higher education institutions is to expand its presence in the Highlands and Islands it was confirmed today (We...

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Collaboration will lead to new opportunities at Inverness Campus

Building work has begun on a new enterprise and research centre at Inverness Campus.

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