Language studies abroad in Scotland

If your sights are set on learning English, perhaps Scotland isn’t the first choice on your list - but we think it definitely should be! Scotland is the land of legends, where there’s so much to discover, from lochs to windswept highlands, and some of the friendliest cities you’ll find in the UK. An English gap year immersion programme in Scotland is the perfect opportunity to live just like a local, develop your language skills, and get to know Scotland’s unique, charming culture up close.

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Why take a gap year language course in Scotland?


An English gap year course in Scotland is the ideal choice for students who want to get a wider view of the language, and travel to new, less explored places. Scottish people are famously welcoming and friendly, so immersing yourself fully in English will be easy with their help! You’ll have the chance to rapidly develop your communication skills in speaking, listening, and in negotiating day-to-day situations…all in English!


What are the advantages of a gap year language programme in Scotland?


An English gap year immersion programme in Scotland will allow you to:

  • Learn English in a natural way, and practise in an environment which helps you develop your skills daily
  • Develop not just your language skills, but your soft skills too: navigating a new country and building relationships with local people will help you grow both personally and professionally
  • Better understand a new culture, experiencing everyday life in Scotland and getting to know their customs and traditions

  • Experience full linguistic and cultural immersion as you visit new places around the country and explore different parts of the UK


Meet new people from around the world and study in a welcoming, international environment.

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