A Welcome from the IFSA-Butler Scotland Office

We are delighted that you are considering or have already chosen Scotland as your study abroad destination, a wise choice given that Scotland has been a world leader in education for more than 500 years, boasting some of the oldest universities in the world and ranked amongst the best in the U.K.

Scotland is not just about bagpipes, shortbread and tartan. From the rugged and dramatic mountains of the Highlands to the ancient, seaside home of golf at St. Andrews, to the historic and picturesque location of Stirlingto the buzz of Edinburgh and Glasgow, there is much to explore and learn.

We look forward to welcoming you and helping you as you immerse yourself into Scottish life. Remember that throughout your stay, you can draw upon our academic, pastoral and emergency resources and enjoy the exciting social events and weekend trips we have lined up for you.