Go Abroad

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic travel is likely to remain disrupted for some time. For the latest information about study and work placement travel visit the travel updates and guidance pages.

Planning to study or work abroad from 2021 onwards?

Find out about funding via Erasmus+ and the new Turing Scheme, plus what you need to know about changes to immigration, visa and insurance requirements. 

Read more about what you need to know before you go 

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Find out more about our current virtual opportunities.

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

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


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

Student stories

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

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Whether you want to enhance your CV or perfect your language skills, the Erasmus+ Traineeship scheme offers a great opportunity to work abroad while enjoying a funded international experience. Apply now!

A Toolkit for staff on supporting students planning on taking part in a Go Abroad experience.