Healthcare in Scotland

Comprehensive free healthcare is available to all people living in Scotland. Our Government is committed to creating a healthier Scotland.

Moving to Scotland

Stunning scenery, vibrant culture, cutting edge innovation and a world-renowned reputation for a warm, friendly and open welcome to everyone.

Progressive Scotland

World-leading innovation, incredible diversity, a warm welcome for all. Find out more about the stories that make Scotland the place to be.

Scotland’s Migration Service

Information and advice for people who have recently moved to Scotland, international students, employers, and investors.

Study and Graduate Visas

If you’re from outside the UK, and you want to study in Scotland, you may need to apply for a student visa. If you are a recent graduate, have a look at post-study routes.

Studying in Scotland

With some of the top universities in the world, perfect locations and our incredible student life - it's easy to see why Scotland is the obvious choice for students.

Universities in Scotland

Scotland is home to a diverse and internationally successful higher education sector of 19 Scottish universities. Find out more about each one.

Visa and Immigration

If you’re planning on coming to Scotland to live, work, study, visit or invest then it’s important to make sure you have the right information.


Our weather tends to be quite moderate and changeable, but is rarely extreme. Your spirits will never be dampened by the weather in Scotland.

Where is Scotland

Scotland is the northern third of Great Britain sharing a border with England to the south, and we have some of the most stunning scenery in the world.