Scottish Universities’ International Summer School (SUISS) – deadline 18 March 2016

The call for applying for the 69th Scottish Universities’ International Summer School (SUISS),
which will take place from the 11th July – 20th August 2016 is now open.

Students can apply for
– a four-week course in Creative Writing
– three two-week courses in Modernism, Scottish Literature and Contemporary Literature
– a two-week course in Contemporary British and Irish Theatre and Performance

Students can attend a single course or a combination of courses. All courses can be taken for university credits on undergraduate and graduate level.

Courses are supplemented by a wide-ranging social and cultural programme, and will include readings by contemporary Scottish authors such as A. L. Kennedy, Ian Rankin, David Greig and Liz Lochhead.

For the latest information on the School, please visit Please note, if three students from the same university attend our courses, the SUISS offers them a 20% discount off the course fee. There is also a variety of scholarships that are awarded on merit and financial need.
Details are available from the SUISS web site.

Applications which also include the application for any of the available scholarships must be received no later than Friday, 18th March 2016.

For more information, visit the SUISS web site

Department of English contact: Iva Polak