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University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI)

Professional Golf

UCAS Code: C690

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Entry requirements


A level

C,C

Scottish Higher

C,C,C

UCAS Tariff

63-64

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83%
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About this course


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Course option

4years

Full-time | 2018

Other options

8 years | Part-time | 2018

This degree, unique in Scotland, is part of a partnership between the university and the Professional Golfers' Association (PGA). Based in Dornoch, close to the world-renowned Royal Dornoch Golf Club, the BA (Hons) Professional Golf is aimed at those aspiring to a career in the golf industry and offers the opportunity to work in various roles, with a particular focus on coaching and performance. This degree is recognised by the PGA and graduates gain membership of the PGA (subject to application). Scotland's golf industry is worth 1 billion and annually directly contributes 496 million to its gross domestic product (GDP). Estimates suggest that one in every 125 jobs in Scotland are dependent on golf. This degree will incorporate themes relevant to the varied demands of the industry and, in particular, those met by professional coaches. These themes will develop from year one, through to the honours year and encompass coaching, equipment technology, sports science and business. You will work alongside our BA (Hons) Golf Management students.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£9,000
per year
England
£9,000
per year
EU
£1,820
per year
International
£11,100
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,000
per year
Scotland
£1,820
per year
Wales
£9,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

North Highland College UHI

Department:

Business, Management and Leisure

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