Study abroad in Edinburgh

Summer Schools

The summer schools at Edinburgh provide access to high quality short courses. These offer an excellent opportunity to further your academic experience whilst living in the historic city of Edinburgh.

Unique studies
A unique portfolio of courses have been created especially for the summer school.
Festival city
During the summer Edinburgh is transformed into the home of the world's largest arts festival, the Edinburgh Festival. It has to be seen to be believed. Studying here in the summer means you can take advantage of the festival and enjoy the range of art, dance, comedy, theatre and music on offer.
Inclusive package
Summer School students will have their accommodation and a vibrant social programme arranged and included in the programme.
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University of Edinburgh Summer School

You can browse courses, find out more information about the programme and facilities, and apply online:

Summer School

Summer Parliamentary Programme

Visiting students have the opportunity to work and study with Members of the Scottish Parliament during the summer months of May - July:

Parliamentary Programme