Go Abroad
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The Principal's Go Abroad Fund provides financial support for students to undertake a short-term international experience abroad. Applications for the Principal's Go Abroad Fund will be open from 23 January until 3 April 2017.

In 2016, 287 students went to 73 countries on 6 continents with the Principal's Go Abroad Fund.

With the Principal's Go Abroad Fund, there are so many possibilities!

Student exchanges

Discover how you could spend up to a year of your degree studying abroad.

Work abroad

Whether you want to enhance your CV or perfect your language skills, the Erasmus + Traineeship scheme offers a great opportunity to gain hands-on professional practice while enjoying a funded international experience.

Want to go an an adventure? Sign up to find out about your options!

Funding is now available for all staff to teach or train in Europe and beyond.

Staff toolkit

Staff resource to support international opportunities for students.

News for students and staff about the impact of the EU Referendum.

Summer school

Find something related to your degree or try something completely new.

Student stories

Find out what Edinburgh students who have been abroad thought about their experience.

Languages

Opportunities to learn a language as a beginner or develop your existing skills.

Know before you go

Whatever your reason for travelling abroad, you’re sure to want a trouble-free trip.