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  • Locations: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: IFSA-Butler 
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Class Status: 3 - junior, 4 - senior
Housing Options: Apartment (shared) Area of Study: Business, Fine Arts, Management
Program Type: Internship Abroad Minimum GPA: 3.0
Program Description:
Edinburgh, Scotland

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Welcome! We're so excited that you're considering IFSA-Butler's Business in the Arts summer program. This unique program will give you a fun-filled summer in Edinburgh, combined with a once-in-a-life internship experience with the world-famous Edinburgh Festival.
Application Deadline
April 15


Host University
University of Edinburgh

What the Business in the Arts Edinburgh Festival Internship program has to offer

  • The opportunity to learn the business and management side of the arts
  • A combination of practical business courses and hands-on arts experience
  • Courses are taught by University of Edinburgh professors and based at the university's renowned business school
  • An internship at the world-famous Edinburgh Festival is part of the program
  • Participants have the option to purchase tickets for Festival events, shows and productions
IFSA-Butler Services
  • Tuition
  • Full academic advising and course selection/approval assistance
  • Butler University transcript for easy credit transfer
  • Academic records maintenance
  • Grade and credit query assistance
  • Program lasts for eight weeks
  • Students follow a set curriculum of courses for the first half of the program, then spend the second half in an internship
  • Courses include business, marketing, arts management and more
  • Students earn 7.5 U.S. semester credit hours for the summer
  • Single study-bedroom in an apartment shared with other program participants
  • You may cook for yourself or eat at one of the restaurants on or near campus
  • Housing is located in Edinburgh's city center
  • Housing amenities include kitchens, wireless Internet and shared common areas
Predeparture support services
  • Personalized advising with your IFSA-Butler program advisor
  • Welcome packet, Preparing to Study Abroad guide, Financing Study Abroad guide, and newsletter updates
  • Parental support including Preparing to Study Abroad guide and Financing Study Abroad guide
  • Assistance in accommodating students with disabilities
  • Financial aid assistance and transfers
  • Travel and student visa assistance
On-site services
  • Full-time IFSA-Butler staff abroad for assistance and support
  • 4- to 10-day orientation programs (including transportation, accommodation, activities, student handbook and welcome materials, and most meals)
  • Transportation to host university accommodation following orientation
  • New student orientation at host university
  • Newsletter updates throughout the semester
  • IFSA-Butler welcome meal
Excursions and activities
  • Cultural activities and social events
  • Day trips and sightseeing tours
Health services and emergency assistance
  • Full medical insurance plan for all students
  • 24-hour emergency assistance and support from on-site IFSA-Butler staff
  • Access to local medical facilities
  • Numerous scholarships available
    Any student applying to an IFSA-Butler program can apply for our general scholarship awards, which are $500 for a summer program, $1,500 for semester study, and $2,000 for the full year. We also offer special opportunities such as First Generation College Student scholarships and a Fill the GAP study abroad savings program that matches contributions up to $1,000. Click here ( for more information about our scholarship opportunities.
  • Ability to pay by credit card
  • Support for U.S. university direct billing arrangements
What's next?
For more information or to contact this program's advisor click here or follow the link below to apply.

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Dates / Deadlines:

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This program is currently not accepting applications.