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


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


Photo competition for visiting students

The Collaborations and Study Abroad Office invites entries to our photo contest for our visiting exchange and study abroad students. This is your chance to share your experiences of studying in St Andrews and, if your submission is judged to …

July 22, 2017 | Inbound students


Student photo competition – previous winners

Samantha, University of California Irvine, USA Samantha has written a fantstic blog about her time at St Andrews. Evan, Columbia University, USA ‘My year at St Andrews was one of the most positive experiences of my life. Living in halls was a …

July 21, 2017 | Inbound students


Student experience of the BA International Honours Programme

The best way to prepare yourself for your experience on the BA International (Honours) programme is to find out as much as you can about this unique opportunity. By reading profiles written by current students and recent graduates, you can …

March 16, 2017 | BA International Honours


Ten tips to maximise your Study Abroad at St Andrews

The Collaborations and Study Abroad team are delighted that you have chosen to spend your Exchange or Study Abroad semester or year at the University of St Andrews. Studying away from your home university may seem daunting, but familiarising yourself …

October 19, 2015 | Inbound students


Photo competition entries 2014-2015

For the 2014-2015 Photo Competition, we asked you to come up with a tagline to accompany your photos that sums up the benefits of study abroad. Winner Hope worked in Naples, Italy. ‘This photo is one I took of the …

August 14, 2015 | Photo competition


History of Study Abroad

Study Abroad is far from new: for hundreds of years Scottish students have ventured abroad in search of new academic challenges. Perhaps one of the earliest examples of this by a St Andrews student is Andrew Melville, who went from his …

July 24, 2013 | Study abroad experience