Fine Art

UHI Outer Hebrides


North Uist Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


If you want to study contemporary art and would like to develop your creative skills in a vibrant and challenging environment, then the BA (Hons) Fine Art degree is for you.

You’ll be taught by a highly experienced team of visual practitioners who will support you to explore and experiment with a range of fine art media, such as painting, digital imaging, photography, drawing, spatial studies and printmaking. You will also have support from academics who will help you to write about your own practice and the work of other artists.

With access to your own studio space and specialist equipment, you can be confident that you will have all the necessary resources at hand. In addition, small class sizes mean that you will always have regular contact with staff and can tap in to their professional knowledge and expertise so that you can develop to your full potential.

Entry Requirements

3 Highers including English, or a recognised Access or Foundation course. You must submit a portfolio of recent work and attend an interview.

Progression Routes

Once you have successfully completed your BA (Hons) Fine Art course, you might like to consider careers as a practising artist or teacher. Or moving on to a relevant postgraduate course.

Start Date





BA Hons

Study Method

Full time



Course Length

4 years


Creative Industries

SCQF Level