Strathclyde Online LearningUpskilling @ Strathclyde

Upskilling @ Strathclyde delivers a range of short and flexible modules developed across disciplines.

Funded by the Scottish Government and Scottish Funding Council (SFC), we offer a range of modules designed to provide more agile support for both employers and employees to upskill and reskill, increasing the provision of in-work learning using flexible models of delivery.

Who is eligible to apply?

Courses are is open to all Scottish-domiciled/'home fee' students, which is consistent with SFC’s policy for core funded student places. The rules for this are complex, but in general you are eligible for funding if:

  • you are have ‘settled status’ in Scotland (ie you are not subject to any restriction on the period for which you may remain here)
  • you are normally resident in Scotland (unless you are only in Scotland to study and otherwise would be living elsewhere)
  • you have been normally resident in the United Kingdom for the last 3 years immediately preceding the course date.

Read more about the full eligibility criteria

Currently, the majority are available to study online, these modules are credit-bearing and learners will receive an e-certificate upon completion.

Modules by faculty


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