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 48,000 international students from over 185 countries choose to study in Scotland every year. You could join them.

Why study in Scotland?

When choosing to study abroad, students pick Scotland because it has some of the best universities in the world. Find out more about studying in Scotland....

Studying in Scotland - What to Expect

Over 48,000 international students chose to study in Scotland each year. Read our useful information on what to consider when choosing to study in Scotland....

Scottish Universities

Scotland is home to many of the world’s top universities. Read our Scottish university fact-files to help you find out more about each of the top...

Which University?

Which University? Not sure which of our world-class universities is right for you? Select as many steps as you like in our selector, click ‘Find’, and we’...

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...

The Scottish Education System

Scottish education can be unique from other countries, with different meanings for ‘university’, ‘college’ and 'school'. Here is a quick, outlining...

Fees, funding and Visa applications

Students who would like to study abroad in Scotland must comply with UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) regulations. Read more about entering the country....

Your Qualifications

To undertake Scottish education you will need to find out whether your qualifications are accepted in Scotland. Find out more about qualifications....

Scholarships

Discover the wide range of international student scholarships & awards available for those wishing to study in Scotland, including postgraduates....

Saltire Scholarships

Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships (SSS) is a substantial programme of scholarships, offered on a matched funding basis. Find out if you are eligible....