Scottish Universities’ International Summer School – scholarships application deadline March 28, 2024

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

We are delighted to announce the 77th Scottish Universities’ International Summer School (SUISS), which will run from the 8th July – 17th August 2024 at the University of Edinburgh. We would be very grateful if you could help circulate the attached poster to your colleagues and students.

We offer the following residential courses, which can be taken for university credits, and sought at undergraduate and postgraduate level: Creative WritingModernism, Contemporary Literature and Scottish Literature; and Contemporary British and Irish Theatre and Performance.

The courses are supplemented by a wide-ranging social and cultural programme, and will include readings by contemporary Scottish authors and performances at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Edinburgh is the first UNESCO World City of Literature and is home to highly acclaimed authors such as Maggie O’Farrell, Ian Rankin, Irvine Welsh and Alexander McCall Smith to name just a few.

Please note that if three students from the same university attend our courses, we will offer them a 20% discount off the course fee. For the latest information, please visit our website at also offer a wide range of scholarship opportunities.

Best wishes,

Dr Gina Gwenffrewi and Laura Muetzelfeldt
SUISS Directors
Scottish Universities’ International Summer School
21 Buccleuch Place
Edinburgh EH8 9LN
tel. 00 44 (0)131 6504369 

“The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland, with registration number SC005336.”