research excellence

At the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI), our rural location is not a challenge – but an opportunity.

UHI North, West and Hebrides uses the world-class natural resources on its doortsep to deliver outstanding scientified research. In 2021, nearly three quarters of the research it submitte to the Reserach Excellence Framework was rated ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.

Environmental Research Institute, Thurso

ERI’s mission is to address contemporary environmental issues and advance understanding of the sustainable use of the Earth’s natural resources.

Located close to the Pentland Firth and Flow Country, these incredible natural resources enable ERI to deliver acclaimed research, education, and training, as well as  commercial services, consultancy, and knowledge exchange.

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