Attractive study location
Studying in Oban offers some great leisure choices, especially for lovers of the great outdoors.
Diving, sailing, kayaking, mountain biking, hill walking – the Oban area offers an adventure playground right on the doorstep.
Exciting marine education opportunities
There are more than 100 marine related businesses operating within a 20 mile radius of Oban, and many more throughout the region, which have specific skill requirements. There is great potential to expand Oban’s marine training offering through the development of new facilities and courses.
Excellence in performing arts
Oban has so much to offer from a School of Traditional Music, to recording facilities and live music venues. We also have internationally renowned experiences such as Oban Live generating over £1m of visitor spend in the area. Add to this the incredible standards being achieved by Ballet West through full time students and community classes, and we have a wealth of opportunities in performing arts in Oban.