Study in Scotland

Scotland has a world-renowned education system, top-class universities and a reputation for producing creative thinkers. That’s why more than 40,000 international students from over 180 countries choose to study in Scotland every year. You could join them.

Scotland is home to a diverse and internationally successful higher education sector of 19 Scottish universities.  Use our fact-files to help you find out more about each one.

Why study in Scotland?

Top Universities When choosing to study abroad, students pick Scotland because it has some of the best universities in the world. In fact, Scotland has more...

Studying in Scotland - What to Expect

With over 40,000 international students studying in Scotland, it’s clear why many make the decision to study abroad and choose Scotland as the best place to...

Scottish Universities

Read our Scottish university fact-files to help you find out more about each of the 19 universities Scotland has to offer....

Real life stories

Studying in Scotland is a pretty awesome experience, but don't take our word for it – why not find out more about life in Scotland from these international...

University or College - what’s the difference?

If you are thinking about studying in Scotland there’s a wide range of top universities and colleges. However, Scottish education can be unique from other...

Fees, funding and Visa applications

Visa application With some of the top universities in the world, it’s no surprise that over 40,000 international students choose to study in Scotland each...

Your Qualifications

To undertake Scottish education you will need to find out whether your qualifications are accepted in Scotland. Students are required to contact the National...

Scholarships

There are a wide range of international student scholarships and awards for those wishing to study in Scotland, particularly if you're a postgraduate...