University of St Andrews International Science Summer Programme



This precollege program provides students with a college-level academic experience that focuses on various science disciplines, including biology, chemistry, ecology, physics and geoscience. Graduate students and full-time professors from the University of St Andrews serve as course instructors. Extensive field trips to sites of scientific interest enrich the curriculum. Cultural excursions and activities round out the program.

General Info

Name University of St Andrews International Science Summer Programme
Location St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
Year-round Contacts 44-1334-462147
Program Focuses & Features Astronomy, Computer Science, Conservation, Ecology, Exploration, Hiking, Math, Mountain Trips, Music, Photography, Science, Swimming, Theater
Grade Range (rising grades) 11-PG
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 16-18
Application Deadline April
Director Frances Trahar, Director
Residential Fee £3000 (+£200), 4 weeks. College credit.
Year Established 2012
Dates & Sessions June-July; 1 session, 4 weeks long


Frances Trahar, Director