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Summer School Fees and Refund Policy

Studying with our Summer School comes with tuition, accommodation and other fees.

Summer School Fees

Summer School 2024

Course Type

Start Dates


Number of Hours
(per week)

Course Duration


General English

1, 8, 15, 22, 29 July

5, 12, 19 August

Elementary level and up

15 hours

2 - 8 weeks


£240 per week

Intensive English 

1, 8, 15, 22, 29 July

5, 12, 19 August

Elementary level and up

20 hours 

2 - 8 weeks

£300 per week

Tuition fee includes:  

  • Language level placement test  
  • All course materials  
  • Certificate of completion  
  • Free access to College Wifi and IT facilities on campus 
  • Student support services 

Social and Cultural Programme 

Many of our international students who study with us over Summer choose to take part in our exciting Social and Cultural programme. This is a great way to discover some of Edinburgh’s amazing attractions and hidden gems, and to explore other parts of Scotland.  


Price per week 

Summer Social and Cultural Programme 

Includes 1 x full day, 1 x evening and 2 x afternoon excursions per week – all transportation and entry fees included.  



Edinburgh College offers homestay accommodation for our international students. Students have the option to choose half board (breakfast and dinner included) or self-catering*.  

Prices are inclusive of the £25 per week fee for students staying in homestay over Summer


Price per week 

Homestay Accommodation (Half-board) Single Room 


Homestay Accommodation (Half-board) Shared Room 


Homestay Accommodation (Self-catering) Single Room 


Airport Transfers and Local Transport 

Our International Team can arrange airport transfers and local transport passes for our international students. Local transport passes include travel on Edinburgh buses and trams. 



Airport Transfer – Arrival 

£65 (one-off) 

Airport Transfer – Departure 

£35 (one-off) 

Edinburgh Travel Pass (1-3 weeks) 

£22 per week 

Edinburgh Travel Pass (4 weeks – 8 weeks) 

£17 per week 

Refund Policy

Read more about our refund policy.

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