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Coronavirus (COVID-19): advice for international students

Advice for international students on coronavirus (COVID-19).

Coronavirus (COVID-19): advice for international students

Are you an international student living in Scotland?

Letter from the Minister for Further Education, Higher Education and Science Richard Lochhead MSP to stakeholders about higher education and science during the COVID-19 pandemic.

We understand that you will be worried about the current coronavirus pandemic, and we encourage you to use the many online platforms available to stay in touch as much as possible with your friends and families, wherever they may be in the world. 

We have put together some links below that may be helpful, however we strongly recommend that for the information, support and advice that will be most relevant to you, that you regularly check with:

  • your college or university’s website
  • your course tutors and, where applicable
  • your college or university’s International Department

The website of every Scottish university or college can be accessed via the following links:

We hope the following information helps.