Pick from a range of interesting facts and detailed information about Scotland and the Scottish people.
Scotland is known the world over as a place of history and heritage as well as cutting edge art and culture
Study in Scotland and you will benefit from world-class teaching developed over centuries.
VisitScotland is the national tourism organisation, providing information on events, accommodation, travelling to Scotland and what to do when you get here.
Live & Workin Scotland
Key information on the practical aspects of moving to Scotland and where to get advice. Plus read about the experiences of people who have moved to Scotland from all over the world.
Scotland is renowned across the globe for its rich culture and heritage, and its contribution to the world past and present. From its thriving contemporary arts and music scene to its achievements in industry, medicine, science, law and literature, Scotland's story is one of immense achievement
Ultimate Scottish quiz
Important dates in the Scottish calendar such as St Andrew's day, Hogmanay and Burn's day are always worth celebrating. Why not kick off your celebrations by testing your knowledge of Scotland?
1 - 5: As Robert Burns himself said: 'The best-laid schemes o' mice an 'men gang aft agley' and I'm afraid this pretty much sums your efforts up.
6 - 10: Good effort, but as Robert the Bruce discovered: "if at first you don't succeed, try try again."
11 - 15: Not bad, you ken your stuff but if you give it one more try you may just come out as clan chief.
16 - 20: Congratulations! You really are a chieftain o' the quizzin' race.