Study abroad in Edinburgh

Advice and updates for Erasmus students and applicants.

Why Edinburgh?

Ten reasons to choose Edinburgh as your study abroad destination.

Ten reasons to choose Edinburgh

Courses available and credit information

Check out our Course finder and learn about course enrolment, grading and teaching style in Edinburgh.

More about your study options

Compare your options and choose from the five programmes to study for a semester or the full year in Edinburgh.

How to apply to study in Edinburgh

Check out our English and Academic entry requirements, application deadlines and follow our step-by-step guide to the application process.

Why choose Edinburgh?

Applications for Semester 2 are open. Select a programme to apply for and make sure you apply online before the deadline.

Talk to us

Follow this year's visiting students through the highs and lows of their year abroad in Edinburgh.

Help options

Learn about the help services and support available to you while you're here, from social and academic support, to health and safety advice in Edinburgh.

Students and their passports

Check if you need a visa to study in the UK. We have lots of useful information on the visa process including guides and checklists to help you.

Find out more about accommodation options

Explore the range of university accommodation on offer and find out how to apply for university or private housing.