Scotland is a world class provider of education and training, offering a pathway to students from around the world to enhance your learning, whilst developing your understanding of the Scottish culture and business practices.
Scotland has long attracted international students due to the opportunities offered by our fantastic educational establishments and our reputation for warm, friendly hospitality. It’ll come as no surprise, therefore, to tell you that over 48,000 international students studied in Scotland last year, studying a wide range of subjects at colleges and universities and taking advantage of the enjoyable and exciting lifestyle on offer.
Scotland is a beautiful country, famous worldwide for its scenery. Mountains, lochs, glens and coastline all steeped in history and tradition surround us. There are castles, palaces and country houses with beautiful gardens; museums and art galleries; theatres, clubs, cinemas and exhibition centres nearby. Every year the world famous Edinburgh International Festival and Military Tattoo take place in Scotland’s capital. The Glasgow Comedy Festival and Celtic Connections Festival are also fantastic annual events.
Recreational activities are readily available such as fishing, climbing, walking, skiing and golf. For those of you who enjoy shopping, Glasgow boasts the UK’s largest retail centre outside of London. The ‘Style Mile’ in Glasgow city centre is home to malls, high street chains, department stores and independent boutiques.
It really is a shopper’s paradise!
You’ll never be short of things to do. For more information about Scotland, check out the Visit Scotland website: www.visitscotland.com