Scotland is another popular destination amongst international students thanks to its wide variety of courses offered and student-friendly lifestyle. Scottish university attract over 50,000 international students annually from diverse backgrounds. Scotland has a very strong reputation for its academic excellence, with some of the most established universities based there.
Scotland has some of the most stunning sceneries in the United Kingdom with many surrounding islands for students to explore during their holidays. Because of its rich history, Scotland has over 100 galleries and 250 museums.
The Graduate Route
From summer 2021, international students who have successfully completed an undergraduate or master’s degree will be able to benefit from two years’ work experience in the UK upon graduation, through the new Graduate Route. Students who complete their PhD will be able to stay for three years.