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Significant rise in Covid-19 cases at Scottish universities

A rise in Covid-19 cases amongst the student population in Scotland has led to concerns regarding the forthcoming Easter break, although it is not predicted that this rise in cases will have an impact on the upcoming easing of lockdown measures.   Significant outbreaks of the virus at the University of Dundee and the University of […]

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Scottish dental students required to repeat year in order to graduate

Aberdeen, Dundee and Glasgow Dental Schools have said that all students enrolled in their Dentistry courses will have to repeat a year, after clinical teaching was halted due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Final year students at Dundee and Glasgow will now graduate in summer 2022, whilst those at Aberdeen can still expect to graduate […]

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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 […]