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.
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
Students who would like to study in Scotland must comply with UK Border Agency regulations in order to gain entry into the country.
Different rules apply, depending on whether you are a student from a European and Economic Area (EEA) country or an international student from a non-EEA country.
If you are from the EEA (made up of the 27 member countries of the EU) and have been accepted on a course of study, you're entitled to enter the UK freely and have the right of residence for the duration of your course.
International students (non EEA) must obtain sponsorship from a licensed education provider in the UK.
For comprehensive visa application guidelines, visit Study In Scotland.