Study Gamekeeping

If you enjoy the outdoors and have an interest in wildlife and conservation, then our qualifications in Gamekeeping could provide you with a career in one of the most sought-after industries in Scotland. UHI North Highland is at the forefront of developing training programmes for Land Use subjects. We have built up a range of expertise and developed excellent relationships with industry specialists and estate owners from all over the country allowing you to gain training in real-life environments.

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Zak Barret wins NC Gamekeeping Student of the Year

Student Zak Barret was presented with the NC Gamekeeping Student of the Year award by our Gamekeeping Team at our annual clay pigeon shoot. The event took place at the Rothiemurchus estate, which saw staff, students and employers come together to mark the end of the academic year.

UHI North Highland Gamekeepers with Zak Barret, winner of student high gun and NC Gamekeeping student of the year
gamekeeping students at the Lantra ALBAS ceremony

Gamekeeping students win at ALBAS

Charles Arrindell, Jon O'Connor and Stewart MacDonald were recognised at the 2023 Awards for Land-based and Aquaculture Skills.

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Student Stories

Hear what our students say about studying gamekeeping at UHI North Highland

Meet the team

Learn more about our teaching staff who have a range of experience and expertise in Game and Wildlife Management