Celtic & Scottish Studies

Welcome to Celtic and Scottish Studies, the longest established Celtic department in Scotland, and home of the School of Scottish Studies Archives.

Help us shape our exciting new programme!

We would like to hear your views on a potential new programme in traditional arts performance (music, storytelling and dance) with an emphasis on Scottish traditions and culture. Our survey takes around five (5) minutes to complete, and your answers will help inform the development of this exciting new postgraduate programme.

Take our survey on surveymonkey [external website]

Prospective undergraduates

Choose from a wide range of undergraduate degrees in Celtic, Scottish Ethnology, and Scottish Studies. We also support Moray House School of Education in its delivery of Primary Education with Gaelic.

Prospective postgraduates

Choose a taught or research-led programme, gaining an MSc, an MSc by Research, or a PhD in your area of interest and expertise, from traditional arts and culture to Gaelic development and policy.

Open book

We sustain a wide-ranging programme of research. All departmental staff are research-active, and are distinguished in their fields.

The School of Scottish Studies Archives is the home to thousands of recordings about Scotland and its people.