United Kingdom (Scotland)

Scotland as a part of the United Kingdom has been a full member of the Bologna Process / European Higher Education Area since 1999.



Information for international students and scholars

Scotland is Now – Study in Scotland



Responsible national authority

Scottish Government



Recognised higher education institutions

Universities Scotland

Colleges Scotland




Quality assurance

Quality Assurance Agency Scotland (QAAS)



Academic recognition body/ bodies




Qualifications framework

Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework



National students' organisation

National Union of Students Scotland (NUS-Scotland)



National Teachers' representatives organisation

University and College Union Scotland



Trade union

University College Union Scotland



EU education programmes' contact person

Erasmus+ national agency

International Credit Mobility