A number of fee packages are available for the Summer School.

All fee packages include tuition costs, the social programme, and your chosen accommodation option. 

Costs are listed per week. To calculate your total cost, select your package type, then multiply this cost by the number of weeks in your course.

e.g. A student selecting a Silver package for a 4-week course in June, with no discount, would calculate:

£757 x 4 weeks = £3028 total cost


Package Accommodation type Month Cost per week (all prices in £GBP)
Standard Early bird* Partner**  Partner (early)*
Platinum Catered (private bathroom) June, July, August 1114 1057 1057 1028
Gold Catered (shared bathroom) June, July, August 925 868 868 839
Silver Self-catered (shared bathroom)  June, July 757 700 700 671
August 778 721 721 692
Bronze None June, July, August 575 518 518 489


Preparing for University

Please note that a different fee structure applies to the Preparing for University courses. For more information, please visit the Fees tab on the Preparing for University: Humanities or  Preparing for University: Social Sciences course page.



To secure your place at the Summer School, you will be required to pay a deposit of £250 (for credit courses) or £125 (for non-credit courses). This deposit can be reclaimed towards your fee package.

The deposit includes a £50 non-refundable application fee. 


Special rates

* A limited early bird offer is available to students who submit their application and deposit before 31 January 2017If you submit your application to the Summer School before January 31, and your application is subsequently accepted, a 10% discount on tuition fees will be applied to your booking. An increased discount is available to early bird applicants from valued partner insitutions of the University of Edinburgh.

** Special rates are available for students from valued partner insitutions of the University of Edinburgh.