Summer School 2022

The University of Edinburgh offers several different Summer School programmes, suited to many different interests. Each Summer School programme has its own application deadlines and criteria. Please ensure you read each programme’s criteria carefully and apply as soon as possible before the deadline to avoid disappointment.

If you have questions about any Summer School programme, please get in touch directly with that Summer School programme’s administrator.

Video: Summer School 2022 KTD
Alison providing information about Summer School 2022 in BSL

Taking place 13 – 15 June 2022

Application deadline: 30 May 2022, 5 pm. Please note that spaces are limited.

This is a free event for Deaf and Hard of Hearing students who are in S5 or S6 (Year 12/13 in England and Wales, Year 13/14 in Northern Ireland) at school. The summer school will take place at the University of Edinburgh, with accommodation and food provided.

To register your interest in attending please contact Alison Hendry, BSL Officer, at for an application form. 

Summer School for Deaf and Hard of Hearing students

Taking place 11 July – 20 August 2022

Application Deadline: 30 May 2022. Please note that spaces are limited.

SUISS is one of the oldest and most prestigious summer schools in Britain. The summer school brings together students and academics who, irrespective of their national, religious, cultural or gender differences, share a love of literature and the arts.

SUISS is based at The University of Edinburgh, which offers students excellent educational facilities, the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful capital city of Edinburgh, and to explore cultural and historical sites across Scotland.

Scottish Universities' International Summer School 

Una Europa group seated

Taking place 25 July 5 August 2022

Application Deadline: 28 April 2022

The first Una Europa One Health Summer School is an exciting, funded opportunity to connect with fellow Una Europa students for two weeks at the University of Edinburgh. One Health works towards sustainable development goals (SDGs) and is perfect for those studying the life sciences, public health, social sciences or any other discipline.

Una Europa One Health Summer School

Summer School student at Old College, Edinburgh

Taking place July – August 2022

Application Deadline: depends on chosen course. Please see course listings on the Edinburgh Summer School website.

The Centre for Open Learning's Edinburgh Summer School offers:

  • Courses for Pre-university students in their penultimate year or final year of high school
  • Credit-bearing courses for undergraduate students

All courses are designed and delivered by experienced and dedicated University of Edinburgh academic staff.

Edinburgh Summer School 2022

A group of Sutton Trust Summer School students

Taking place 18 – 23 July 2022

Application Deadline: Applications for the 2022 Sutton Trust Summer School have now closed. Applications for 2023 will open in January 2023 (dates TBC).

Experience Edinburgh as a real student: explore subjects you’re interested in, take part in exciting social activities, receive expert support on your journey to higher education, stay in real halls of residence, and make lots of friends along the way. The Sutton Trust Summer School is designed to support high-achieving students from disadvantaged backgrounds.

Sutton Trust Summer School