Go Abroad

Students' stories

Find out about study, work or travel abroad from students who've been there, done it, and want to share their experiences with you!

University of Edinburgh 'Go Abroad' blog

A blog for and about University of Edinburgh students (thinking of) studying or working abroad.

Follow the progress of this year’s outbound students, find out whether preconceptions and expectations match reality, and learn about the highlights and the challenges of a year abroad!

Visit the 'Go Abroad' blog

University of Edinburgh 'Student Stories'

Welcome to ‘Student Stories’ – the University of Edinburgh student blog and vlog site!

Representing a range of different degrees and backgrounds, our bloggers have volunteered to record their own experiences in order to help potential students make informed decisions about their futures.

To find content about study or work abroad, use the tag cloud or search by typing a keyword.

Visit the 'Student Stories' blog

University of Edinburgh photography competition

The University of Edinburgh holds an annual photography competition in Semester 1 each year, with a category for students who have taken part in a Go Abroad experience.

Take a look at previous entries and find our more

CulTÜre magazine

A new magazine created by a University of Edinburgh student, Jasmine Reay, who spent a year on exchange in Germany.  It aims to raise cultural awareness, to share the experiences of students who have travelled abroad, and to help outgoing students to decide where they might want to go.

Read issue 1 here