Study and Work Away Service
The Study and Work Away Service (SWAY) supports those participating in a broad range of international activities, including:
- Edinburgh students on exchanges or placements abroad
- Edinburgh staff who support students going on exchanges or placements
- International applicants planning to come to the University of Edinburgh through one of our study abroad programmes.
Planning to go on exchange in 2024/25?
Our exchange application is open from 1-15 November 2023. Find out more before you apply:
Exchange opportunities for undergraduate students.
Language school, research, or work placements.
Explore current opportunities.
Explore sources of funding and consider the costs of an international experience.
SWAY provides administrative support to students and staff.
Advice for healthy and safe travel.
Find information and resources for those applying to study in Edinburgh from abroad.