Edinburgh Summer School 2024


Why you should choose Edinburgh for your summer of learning!

The University of Edinburgh

Old College Edinburgh

Studying with the University of Edinburgh Summer School is the perfect way to broaden your academic and cultural horizons with a world-leading institution. 

The University of Edinburgh is proud to be one of the world’s top universities. We are currently ranked as 22nd in the most recent QS World University Rankings and are the #1 choice in the UK for students from the USA and Canada.

More about undergraduate study at The University of Edinburgh > 

The summer school 

The innovative and inspiring courses at the University of Edinburgh's Summer School have been designed to give you the chance to study a range of fascinating subjects. 

Pre-university summer courses >

Credit summer courses for undergraduate students > 

The capital city

At the University of Edinburgh Summer School, you'll be based in the heart of the city and will have the chance to spend time exploring the historic and vibrant capital of Scotland. 

Edinburgh is easy to get around, on foot or by using our great network of buses, trams or trains. Although our city is compact, it's also bustling with so much to offer any visitor. With a large collection of historic buildings and green spaces, it’s easy to see why parts of the city have been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Sites. There are also a huge number of museums, art galleries and theatres to feed the culture vulture in you while you are here! 

In short, there is so much to keep you entertained in Edinburgh once you've finished your studies for the day; whether shopping or eating out are your bag, or you're looking for something sporty to do in your free time - it's all here! 

Find out more about the inspiring City of Edinburgh >