Study abroad in Edinburgh

Advice and updates for Erasmus students and applicants.

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.

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.

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.

Help options

Studying with us in session 17/18? Learn more about what you need to prepare before you arrive.

Why choose Edinburgh?

Find out about the range of support available to you from Edinburgh Global, and across the University.

Talk to us

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