Winter School

How to Apply

Everything you need to know about applying for a place at the University of Edinburgh's Winter School.

How to Apply

You need to complete our online application form. As part of the application form, you are required to provide electronic copies of the documents outlined below – please make sure you have these ready before you start your application.


- The minimum age for applicants is 18 years old

- All applicants must be able to attend live online sessions between 9.30-12.30 GMT



If your application is accepted, you will need to pay the full course fee to secure your place at the Winter School. You will receive an email offering you a place on your chosen course. This email will contain payment instructions and confirmation of the amount due. See our application timeline for more information.

Application Timeline

Payment must be made within 24 hours of us requesting it. After a 14 day cooling off period following payment, the fee is non-refundable. See our Terms and Conditions for full details.

Terms and Conditions

Please note, we rely on recruiting a minimum number of students for each course. Following the application deadline, if for any reason we are not able to run a course, we will contact affected students and offer a transfer to an alternative course or a full refund.

Valued Partner Institution Discount

A 10% discount off course fees is available on applications received from students of valued partner institutions. Discounts will be deducted from the final balance. This discount is not available in conjunction with any other discounts.

Please contact us if you have any questions regarding our discounts.

Application Deadline

Applications for the Winter School 2022 are now closed. 

Visa Information

As the Winter School 2022 will be taught online, students will not need to apply for a visa.


Applications for the Winter School 2022 are now closed.