Edinburgh: Extraordinary futures await.
Students on Calton HIll

Join some of the best students from around the globe at one of the world's top universities. Invest in an education that will help you build a successful future.

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Work at the highest academic level alongside some of the most influential people in your field, either online or on campus.

Information for widening access applicants.

Study online - at your own pace - for an internationally recognised postgraduate qualification.

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Join our 24,000-strong international student community. Information and support to help international students with their application to the University.

Students on Arthur's Seat overlooking the city

Spend a year or a semester studying in Edinburgh on one of our study abroad, international exchange or Erasmus programmes.

General and specialist English courses designed to help you improve your English language skills before starting a degree course in the UK.

Summer School student

Enjoy a summer in Edinburgh, make new friends and expand your knowledge.

A full-time, one-year programme designed to prepare international students for degree-level study in our College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

Students and teacher in a Short Course class

A fantastic range of short courses to suit all interests and abilities. From art and design workshops to innovative science courses: there's something for everyone!

We partner with the world's most popular online learning platforms to provide free short online courses. Learn a new skill or enhance your career. Available to all.