Are you a new student coming to Edinburgh this September? No doubt you will be very excited, but also a bit anxious about what lies ahead. At the International Student Advisory Service, we have detailed information on our website and blog to help you with travelling to the UK, choosing accommodation, local customs, visa matters and much more.
Leaving home and coming to a new country to study can be a stressful experience – here are our tips on how to prepare! When you first arrive in Edinburgh, you might notice differences between the way things are done and what you are used to at home. This can include anything, from the weather to […]
Make the most of your time with us and explore a bit of Edinburgh! International student Shelby King has put together an Edinburgh bucket list which includes places that may not be as widely visited, but should certainly not be overlooked! Craigmillar… Read More ›
Encompassing film, art, dance, dialogue, workshops, comedy,education, food and tea-themed fun, the Gather Festival is back from Monday 16 March. Most events are FREE! Have you had a chance to look at the full programme yet? The International Students Advisory… Read More ›
Living in the UK The United Kingdom is a diverse and multi-ethnic society, where students of all backgrounds are welcome and their involvement in local communities is valued. Here are some general considerations about aspects of UK life you might want… Read More ›