Study and Work Away Service

Short term and virtual opportunities

Explore short programmes, summer schools and online opportunities

Our short term and online programmes are a good option if you don't have the time or opportunity to go abroad for a year or semester.

INCiTE Summer School

A 2-week, in-person, part-funded summer course in Southeast Asia. Work with colleagues from around the world while learning about intercultural competence, design thinking, social innovation and entrepreneurship.

NICE Programme

NICE offers the opportunity to learn about entrepreneurship and intercultural competence as part of a virtual team of students from around Europe and earning University of Edinburgh credit.

Summer programmes

Summer programmes provide a short-term international experience - get some ideas for how you could spend your summer abroad.

Go Abroad Fund

The Go Abroad Fund provides financial support for students to undertake a short-term international experience during the summer of 2023.