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Sabhal Mòr Ostaig is the National Centre for Gaelic Language and Culture. Based in Sleat, Isle of Skye, we are the only centre of Higher and Further Education in the world that provides its learning programmes entirely through the medium of Gaelic in an immersed, language-rich environment.

From beginners’ courses for Gaelic learners to PhDs, on campus or distance learning, there is something for everyone. Our celebrated courses and tutors provide an environment and passion to help you thrive. All this in the beautiful Isle of Skye – what more could you want? Come and experience it for yourself!

News

The latest news and events from Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

Language courses

Whether you are interested in Gaelic literature, language, education, development, history, heritage, music, art or culture

Undergraduate

Undergraduate study through the medium of Gaelic.

Distance Learning

No matter where in the world you live you can learn Gaelic with us.

Short Courses

Residential and online Short Courses in Gaelic, music and culture.

Postgraduate

Postgrad programmes ranging from 1 year master degrees to PhDs.

Corona Update

Check here for the latest information and updates regarding Covid 19 for students, staff and visitors

Webcam

Live Webcam looking across the Sound of Sleat

Vacancies

Latest employment opportunities within Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, the 3rd largest employer on the island providing year-round employment.

ARTS & LIFESTYLE

Quarterly Newsletters

View our latest Newsletters and sign up to our online mailing list.

Podcast

Listen to our latest Podcasts here.

Jon Schueler Scholarship

A unique yearly international residency opportunity at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig.

STUDENT LIFE

PROSPECTUS

CORONA UPDATE

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