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FACT-CHECK: What does a no-deal Brexit mean for University of Edinburgh students?

With negotiators apparently making no progress with regards to the United Kingdom’s (UK) future trade relationship with the European Union (EU), Boris Johnson and EU leaders are warning that a no-deal Brexit is increasingly likely.  In the event that negotiators can’t agree a deal before 31 December 2020, when the transition period will end and […]

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Free tuition for EU students attending Scottish universities to end from 2021

The Scottish government announced plans for further and higher education this week, including the decision to end free tuition for EU students from the 2021-2022 academic year onwards. Before Brexit, EU students in Scotland had been entitled to the same tuition fees as ‘home’ students under EU law. Once the UK has officially left the […]

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The EU student’s guide to Brexit: everything you need to know

With Brexit fast approaching, many EU students in the UK, whether visiting or full-time, are uncertain what the future might hold for them. On 30 March, there will be 14,000 young Europeans on exchange in the UK under the ERASMUS+ programme and 7,000 Brits on exchange in Europe. But, to quote Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide […]