Summer School Fees and Refund Policy
Update 15 March: Summer School 2021 
Due to continuing uncertainty around international travel as a result of the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) situation, Edinburgh College has made the sad decision to cancel our Summer School for 2021. Affected students should email for more information.

Tuition and Social Programme fees (per week) 2021

​2 - 3 weeks
​4 - 5 weeks
​6 - 7 weeks
​8 weeks
​General English
(15 hours)
​General English + Social Programme**

​Intensive English*
(20 hours)
​Intensive English* + Social Programme**

*Intensive English includes 15 hours of General English and 5 hours of either English Plus or IELTS Preparation.

**All entrance tickets and coach hire for trips out of Edinburgh are included in the price of the social programme. Students will need to pay for their own food and drinks, and any required travel within Edinburgh city.

Prices include:
  • Language level placement test
  • All course materials
  • Certificate of completion
  • Free access to College wifi & IT facilities on campus
  • Student support services

Accommodation and lunch packages (per week) 2021

​Homestay Accommodation
​ ​

​Single Room
​Shared Room
​Single Room
​Lunch in the college cafeteria
​Monday - Friday

One-off fees (optional) 2021

​Airport transfer
Students are met by an Edinburgh College staff member upon arrival at Edinburgh Airport. Staff will organise a private taxi transfer to the student’s accommodation
(one-off fee)
Staff will organise a private taxi transfer from the student’s accommodation to Edinburgh Airport
(one-off fee)

No hidden booking, registration or course materials fees!

Example price comparison 2021

General English (15 hours per week) + Social Programme + Homestay accommodation (single room, half board) + Airport transfer (arrival only)

No. of weeks
​Total Price

Please note:
  • IELTS exams must be booked separately at a local exam centre (estimated cost £160 - £200)
For more information about our courses, accommodation and other services, please download our Summer School Brochure.


A deposit of £200* is required to confirm your place on the Summer School. The £200 deposit is non-refundable and will be deducted from your total course fees. The remaining course fees are due four weeks* before the start date of your course.

* If you require a visa to study in the UK, we may require a higher deposit / earlier payment of full fees.

How to pay

Summer School Fees can be paid using our international payments platform: WU® GlobalPay for Students.

This fast and reliable service allows you to pay in your local currency via bank transfer or by using a wide range of local online payment options including Alipay, UnionPay, India NetBanking and more without incurring any transaction charges.

Watch the video to find out more

  • Pay fees in your local currency
  • Avoid fees and international foreign exchange charges from your bank
  • Easy to use on smartphones and other mobile devices
  • Pay online or by bank transfer
  • Rest assured knowing your payments are received in full by Edinburgh College

Pay Now using WU GlobalPy for Students

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Refund Policy

Details of the Summer School refund policy can be found in the Summer School Fees & Bookings Policy.

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