Located on George Street, the city's most prestigious street, BSC Edinburgh is an ideal venue for developing your English language skills whilst studying in the heart of one of the most beautiful and exciting cities in Britain with everything you expect from a modern capital city on its doorstep.
Minimum: 16 years. Average: 30 years. Please note that junior students may also be present in the school.
9 British Council areas of strength
Staff management, student administration, quality assurance, learning resources, academic management, course design, learner management, care of students, leisure opportunities. More info
The School at a Glance
Interactive white boards in every classroom
Library and daily study centre service
Large and comfortable student common room
Cambridge exam centre
At Edinburgh we offer residential student accommodation or homestay options.
The student residence is located an easy distance away from the school, only 30 minutes by foot or 10 minutes by bus. Here you can enjoy private en-suite bedrooms in shared student apartments, complete with self-catering facilities.
You can also stay with one of our homestay hosts, giving you an invaluable opportunity to practise English in real-life contexts. Always friendly and welcome, our hosts come from diverse backgrounds and will look after you well during your stay in the UK.
Top 10 Free Things to Do
Visit the National Museum of Scotland
Climb Arthur's Seat
Have an ice cream at Portobello Beach
Walk along the Water of Leith
Watch street performers at the Edinburgh Festival
Visit the Scottish Gallery of Modern Art
See the sea at Cramond village
Meet Greyfriar's Bobby, the city's dog
See the monuments on Calton Hill
See £1m on the Museum on the Mound
A great school with very friendly and helpful teachers. I met some very nice people and had a fantastic time here in Edinburgh!
All of the staff are very kind and the lessons help me improve all my English skills. I would recommend this school to anyone.
Talal, Saudi Arabia
After this experience I am a changed person and I've made life-long friends.
The school is located in a nice area in the centre and the teachers are friendly. They always have time for you.
I've had a brilliant time with friends and teachers at the school – I live alone here but they feel like my family. I enjoy life in Edinburgh!
Boram, South Korea
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Located on George Street in the centre of Scotland's beautiful capital city, BSC Edinburgh is within easy walking distance of the city's main attractions and only minutes away from public transport links to the airport and residential areas.
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