University of the Highlands and Islands

University of the Highlands and Islands

Management and Leadership

This course aims to develop core skills in personal development; managing resources, understanding the impact of the market in meeting customer and quality requirements; information management and performance management for middle managers and those aspiring to senior management. Students are automatically given student membership to the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and access to their resources

Entry requirements

An SQQF level 6 qualification or equivalent eg Scottish Highers. Alternatively relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Course modules

It is possible to study individual modules for personal or professional development, or work towards the Award, Certificate or full Diploma. Modules: personal development; managing information; recruitment and selection. certificate: topics may include: performance management; resource management; quality procedures. diploma: Further key skills and competencies. Tailored Content.

Assessment methods

Practical work-based assignments.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
Advanced Professional Diploma Distance learning (with some attendance) £ 1,350 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Perth College UHI Perth PH1 2NX Scotland
University of the Highlands and Islands Inverness IV3 5SQ Scotland
Inverness College UHI Inverness IV2 5NA Scotland
Lews Castle College UHI Stornoway HS2 0XR Scotland

Key information

University Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0845 272 3600