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

Studying in Europe – Spain

University of Santiago de Compostela Setting off to study in Santiago de Compostela in September, I expected it to be the biggest challenge I’d ever faced. Coming home in June, I considered my time there the greatest adventure of my …

September 14, 2016 | Outbound students

Studying in Europe – The Netherlands

Leiden University The maze-like town with its canals and winding side-streets, bursting with students, businessmen, children all cycling in different directions with the unequalled expertise of the Dutch and always partying on stages constructed on the canals and and street-long …

September 13, 2016 | Outbound students