Edinburgh Summer School 2023

Summer blogs

Read all about summer in Edinburgh!

Safe, Secure and Social

As a summer school student you can feel safe in the knowledge that you will be supported and have a safe, secure and fun experience!

Summer in the City - Rainy Days

We explore some of the best ways to spend your time in Edinburgh on rainy summer days.

Summer in the City - Portobello Beach

We continue to explore the best ways to spend summer days in Edinburgh… and this time, we’re taking a trip to the seaside!

Summer in the City - Harry Potter

We explore some of the ways in which the city of Edinburgh influenced the Harry Potter stories.

Make Friends For Life This Summer!

Looking to broaden your horizons, increase your knowledge and expand your international network this summer? Then join us at the University of Edinburgh’s Summer School 2022.

Summer In the City - Leith

We continue to explore some of the best summer hotspots to spend your days (and nights!) in Edinburgh.

Summer In The City Series #1

We explore some of the best ways to spend summer days in Edinburgh. The summer months are an ideal time to visit Edinburgh. The weather is (usually!) warm and pleasant and because it doesn’t get dark until well after 9pm there is plenty time to explore the city or to enjoy a slow afternoon in one of its many green spaces.

Summer School Alumni - Hear from Our Previous Students

Former Summer School students share their experiences on the University of Edinburgh's Undergraduate Summer School programme.

University of Edinburgh and Beyond - Did you know?

From famous former students to Edinburgh's global reputation, here are some interesting facts you might not have known about both our historic university and Scotland's capital city.

Summer School 2022 – applications now open!

Love learning and always wanted to visit Scotland’s iconic capital city, Edinburgh? Well, get #SummerSchoolReady because our Summer School 2022 programme is now open for applications!!