Thanksgiving with WaMStAs

It’s that time of year when the sun sets earlier every day and the wind gains a wicked bite, but that also means it’s almost the end of the semester and about time to start celebrating the holidays with our …

November 29, 2018 | BA International Honours


Top 10 Tips for Studying Abroad

After a terrific study abroad experience at the College of William & Mary last spring break through our First Abroad programme, our First Abroad scholars – Amie Morrison and Sarah Ramage – returned to St Andrews to take on internships …

November 21, 2018 | Inbound students


The Top 15 Reasons To Study Abroad

Last year, our 2 First Abroad participants – Amie Morrison and Sarah Ramage – had to undertake an internship project. They were tasked with finding out the most popular reasons that people give for wanting to study abroad. From meeting …

November 19, 2018 | Inbound students


Inbound Study Abroad Stories – Mariel Kozynski and Eyosyas Dagnachew

Part of the appeal of studying abroad isn’t just that students from St Andrews can go to various countries across the world, but students from universities across the world can also come here to the Bubble and share their experiences …

November 15, 2018 | Inbound students


Indepedent Learning Week with WaMStAs

After the mania of Week 5, dominated by gruelling deadlines and the pandemonium of Raisin, St Andrews offers its students a moment of reprieve and recovery through Independent Learning Week. A week with no lectures or tutorials, the time period …

November 14, 2018 | BA International Honours


Study Abroad Stories – Charlotte Marquand

Geography student Charlotte Marquand is currently studying at the University of Toronto, having received the £12,000 First Abroad Scholarship. She recently sent us this blog, letting us know how she’s been getting on in her first couple of months in …

October 15, 2018 | Outbound students


First Abroad Experience

Are you a Scottish first year trying to figure out the best way to have a fun spring break on a budget? If so, the perfect opportunity is coming up! First Abroad is an exciting project done through the Collaborations & …

October 11, 2018 | Study abroad experience


Study Abroad Stories – Hope Hastings

Last year, International Relations student Hope Hastings spent her second semester studying abroad in Iceland. Read her story here: “For second semester I went abroad with the International Relations Study Abroad programme, attending the University of Iceland in Reykjavik. Before …

October 11, 2018 | Outbound students


CSA Intern (Erasmus+)

Hi, I’m Jack and I’m the new CSA Intern for this academic year! I’m in my fifth and final year studying German here in St Andrews and I spent my year abroad working as a Language Assistant in a primary …

October 11, 2018 | Guides


BA (International Honours) Intern

Hello! I’m Alyssa Skvarla, and I will be your BA (International Honours) Intern for 2018-2019. I’m a third year studying English through the programme. Typical of any English student, you are likely to find me reading across campus, though less …

September 21, 2018 | BA International Honours