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How to Beat British Weather

How do people deal with the weather in the UK? Here are some tips and suggestions. Read more...

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How to Get Your NINo

Do you want to work in the UK? You will need a NINo (National Insurance Number). Here is what they say when you call…

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How Scots speak: a mini guide for you

Different parts of Scotland have different words and expressions and, while some people may consider them slang, officially the Scottish government considers it a dialect, called Scots.

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Top 5 Ted Talks for English Learners

Combining classes with online learning tools is the best way to learn a new language, and TEDTalks are a great resource for helping you improve your language skills while keeping you interested!

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Scottish Universities - a summary for International students

Edinburgh University Old College

Some of the oldest and most prestigious universities are located in Scotland, and five of them are in world’s top 200. They offer choice, quality and a very high rate of graduate employment.

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Why Volunteering is Great!

If you become a volunteer, you will improve your community and at the same time feel rewarded and good about yourself. You will also improve your employability.

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Best Videos of Edinburgh and Scotland

Would you like to see Scotland without leaving home, see the most impressive things in its capital, Edinburgh, or see the best images of the city without leaving your sofa? Take our video tour and fall in love! 

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5 Free Things to Do in Edinburgh

If you are one of those people who keep on travelling even though you are running out of money, here are 5 ideas about what you can do for free in the astonishing city of Edinburgh.

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Nightlife for International students in Edinburgh

Edinburgh pub

Nightlife for international students in Edinburgh is easier with an essential how-to-have-fun-and-improve-your-English-language-skills guide, with suggestions of how to have a fun and worthwhile night out.

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Libraries - more than just books

Edinburgh library

Are you new to Edinburgh? What are you looking for? Get everything you could want, in a peaceful environment, for free – visit a library and settle into the city!

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