International applicants

Be a Buddy!

Are you a new visiting international student? Join Edinburgh Buddies!

Edinburgh Buddies uses the experience of current students to help new international students adjust to life at the University of Edinburgh.

Once you register for the scheme, your matched Edinburgh Buddy will help you navigate the social and support opportunities available at the University.

Register to be an International Buddy

To register as an International Buddy, please visit the Students' Association website and we will link you with a local volunteer.

There will also be events during Welcome Week and the semester for all Buddies.

Register to be an International Buddy