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


1 second a day Study Abroad experience

Thinking about applying for Study Abroad next academic year? Have a look at this video put together by Ronan who studied at Purdue University in 2017-8. Ronan studies Computer Science and Mathematics and was the recipient of Moncrieff Travelling Scholarship #SaintsAbroad #StudyAbroad#Scholarships

July 2, 2018 | Study abroad experience


Samantha Ku’s Study Abroad experience at St Andrews

Hello! My name is Samantha Ku and I am a fourth year political science major at the University of California, Irvine. During the 2016-2017 academic year, I studied abroad at the University of St Andrews in Scotland where I read …

August 24, 2017 | Inbound students


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


Staff who studied abroad

Many of our academic and professional staff spent a semester or year of their own undergraduate programmes on exchange. Here, a few of them share their experiences and what they valued most about the opportunity to study abroad. ‘When I studied in …

January 9, 2017 | Study abroad experience


Studying in Europe – Denmark

University of Copenhagen The reason for going on my Erasmus semester abroad was probably a little different to most. I am Danish by birth but having spent most of childhood away from Denmark, I saw this as an opportunity to go …

September 17, 2016 | Outbound students