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Top 6 universities with Art in Scotland. Rankings, 2024 fees, reviews

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Scotland is a northern European country within the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Its capital is Edinburgh. The most common languages are English, Scottish and Anglo-Scottish. The country offers excellent opportunities not only for recreation, but also for learning in TOP art schools in Scotland. Foreign students who come to Scotland to get an education speak warmly about schools located in picturesque cities. Here you can make fascinating excursions and see colorful landscapes. The Scots believe that their country is the most beautiful in the world. Many foreign students come here to learn English.

Scotland is a major cultural and educational center, where the oldest universities in the world are located (for example, the University of Glasgow was founded in 1451, the University of Aberdeen – in 1495, and the University of Edinburgh – in 1582). Universities follow the traditions of teaching and at the same time retain the status of advanced educational institutions for more than one century. Add here English—language courses and lower tuition and accommodation costs in comparison with England - and you will get a complete picture of Scotland as a popular student route.

According to social research, Scotland has the highest level of student satisfaction with the quality of teaching. Considering Scotland as a country for education, in addition to the prestige and excellent quality of education, it is worth noting the high standard of living, rich culture, historical value, diverse student communities and incredible landscapes!

Performing arts programs combine three areas: drama (theater), music and dance (choreography). Education in art colleges in Scotland and creative faculties is maximally practice-oriented and fully immerses students in a creative environment. Universities welcome advanced interdisciplinary methods that can prepare future specialists to work in competitive conditions.

Specifics of studying in the best art schools in Scotland

At the age of five, children go to primary school in Scotland, at the age of 12 they go to secondary school, where they study until the age of 15. Foreign students can study in schools in Scotland only from the age of 7. In primary and further in secondary grades, students are engaged in basic disciplines, including some natural sciences, history, computer science, English and French. At the same time, each educational institution in Scotland has its own specifics of building a curriculum, and it necessarily includes sports, as well as creative disciplines such as drawing, playing musical instruments and even cooking.

At the age of 15, students must pass the final exam to obtain a certificate of full secondary education SCESG – Scottish Certificate of Education Standard Grade (which corresponds to GCSE in the UK), thereby completing the first stage (Nationals). Next, students have a choice: either go to college to get a professional education, or continue studying in high school at the age of 16 to 18. After successful completion of this stage, graduates receive a Higher Degree certificate, which is sufficient for admission to higher educational institutions in Scotland.

There are more than 40 colleges in Scotland offering special vocational education. These educational institutions offer studying in various professional qualifications, such as computer science, fundamentals of business and entrepreneurship, sports and tourism, design, medicine, journalism, etc. A year of study at such an educational institution allows you to get a Higher National Certificate, and two years of study - a Higher Education Diploma.

The best art universities in Scotland for foreign students

  • Edinburgh College

Balanced academic art programs in Scotland and professional teaching staff provide graduates with high scores on final exams and admission to the best universities not only in the UK, but also in the world. According to statistics from Edinburgh College, more than 92% of its graduates annually enter the universities of the "first choice" from the first time – that is, the most priority and desirable universities for themselves. Among the creative programs, the most popular are filmmaking, art and design, dance art, performing arts, and media.

  • University of Dundee

Priority educational areas are medicine (in particular obstetrics), art, design, information and computer technologies. Several faculties of the university have the status of the best in Scotland. One of these is the School of Design (textile, graphic design).

  • University of Aberdeen

The educational institution is considered the most prestigious in Scotland, has an impeccable reputation. A large number of directions of studying are available – there are about 650 different programs in the Bachelor's degree alone! Special career development services help students with employment issues: when preparing a resume, the job search process, developing skills for a successful interview. The University has a developed network of partner educational institutions and a large number of international exchange programs, thanks to which students can take part of their studies at universities in North America, Europe and Asia.

The specialties of modern creative directions are so diverse that every person who has chosen a profession from this sphere will be able to realize his talent and apply the knowledge gained in his career:

  • Interior design
  • Graphic design
  • Animation
  • Computer game design
  • Architecture
  • Fashion design
  • Filmmaking
  • Painting
  • Photo
  • Acting skills.

Graduates of Scottish universities are building careers in completely different fields – management, directing, cinematography and performing arts. Graduates become famous directors, casting agents, actors, playwrights and comedians, some choose teaching and folk art. Music education provides an excellent foundation for starting a career in various creative fields – the graduates can build a music career, become a manager or choose a related field (business, journalism, pedagogy, entrepreneurship).

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27 Aberdeen
28 Queen's University Belfast
29 Sheffield
30 Heriot-Watt
31 Cardiff
32 Dundee
33 Swansea
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Cost of living in Scotland

Expenses - USD/Month. Min.
Accommodation 598
Food 413
Transportation 61
Communications and utilities 96
Clothing 36
Sports and leisure 52
Total 1,256

Accommodation in Scotland per month

Shared room outside of centre 604$
Shared room in city centre 795$
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 914$
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1242$

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Egor Eremeev
Current material has been prepared by Egor Eremeev
Education: Westminster University (Business & Management), London.
Egor studied and lived in the UK for 8 years and graduated from the university of Westminster. He is currently the co-founder and the director of business development at Smapse Education and personally visits foreign schools and universities, interviews students studying in those institutions.
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