Study Abroad in Edinburgh this Summer with API
Program Details

Highlights

  • Classes taught in English
  • Immersive, hands-on learning
  • Internship track available
  • Listed among the world’s top 20 universities
  • Ranked 1st in Scotland and 4th in the U.K. for research (2014 U.K. Research Excellence Framework)
  • Ranked 6th best university in Europe (U.S. News’ Best Global Universities)
  • Ranked 12th in the world for arts and humanities (Times Higher Education 2014-2015)
  • Ranked 17th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2014-2015)

Requirements

  • 3.0 G.P.A.
  • Open to sophomores, juniors & seniors
  • Completed API Application
  • University contact information form
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • Copy of passport
  • Entry requirements: valid passport with supporting documents

Dates & Fees

SUMMER 1 2018
Jun 2, 2018 - Jun 30, 2018
$6,980
SUMMER 1 & 2 COMBINED 2018
Jun 2, 2018 - Jul 28, 2018
$13,680
SUMMER 2 2018
Jun 30, 2018 - Jul 28, 2018
$6,980
SUMMER 2 - LEARNING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM: ON FOOT THROUGH EDINBURGH 2018
Jun 30, 2018 - Jul 21, 2018
$6,180

Deadlines

SUMMER 1 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Mar 20, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018
SUMMER 1 & 2 COMBINED 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Mar 20, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018
SUMMER 2 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Mar 20, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018
SUMMER 2 - LEARNING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM: ON FOOT THROUGH EDINBURGH 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Mar 20, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018

Academic Program

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

4 semester credits

API students in Edinburgh can enroll in an innovative co-curricular summer school experience offering a variety of educational and cultural immersion experiences to complement the academically rigorous curriculum. The summer school aims to challenge and inspire students with a key theme of enhancing employability prospects, cultural education and reflecting on the big issues and global challenges of today with a unique Scottish twist. There are also innovative tracks focusing on immersive, hands-on learning in the city, and an internship focused on business in the arts!

CREDIT INFORMATION

Most summer courses at the University of Edinburgh are worth 20 SCQF credits – or roughly equivalent to 4 US credits.

COURSE INFORMATION

Each summer term, the University of Edinburgh offers courses in the following subject areas: art, business, economics and politics, interdisciplinary, language and culture, philosophy, and education. Course times, course descriptions and the session in which a course is offered are subject to change and no course is guaranteed.

TRANSCRIPTS

API students receive their transcript from the University of Edinburgh upon completion of their program.

What’s Included

PRE-DEPARTURE SERVICES
  • Advising
  • @api Online System
  • Orientation Materials and Resources
  • Access to International Phone Plans
  • API Alumni Network
  • Social Networking
  • Scholarships
ON-SITE SERVICES
  • Airport Reception
  • Resident Director
  • On-Site Orientation
  • Housing
  • Tuition
  • Medical & Life Insurance
  • Excursions (overnight, day)
  • Social & Cultural Activities
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
RE-ENTRY SERVICES
  • Re-Entry Materials & Support
  • Post-Program Evaluation
  • Transcript
  • Alumni Network & Global Leadership Academy

Program Manager

Kelsey Patton is the Edinburgh Program Coordinator and will work with you through your departure to Scotland.

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Resident Coordinator

Alexis Webster is the Edinburgh Resident Coordinator, and will work with you during your stay in Scotland.