University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Edinburgh , United Kingdom
  • 10
    Acceptance Rate
  • 412
    Available Programs
  • 36500
  • 30000
    Average Cost
  • 90
    Employment Rate
  • Program
  • Permit


    The University of Edinburgh is one of the world's top universities, consistently ranked in the world top 50*, and placed 20th in the 2020 QS World University Rankings. Our entrepreneurial and cross-disciplinary culture attracts students and staff from across the globe, creating a unique Edinburgh experience. We provide a stimulating working, learning and teaching environment with access to excellent facilities. We attract the world's best, from Nobel Prize winning laureates to future explorers, pioneers and inventors.
    It is ranked the 78th most employable university in the world by the 2017 Global Employability University Ranking. It has the third largest  endowment of any university in the United Kingdom, after the universities of Cambridge and Oxford. The annual income of the institution for 2017–18 was £949.0 million of which £279.7 million was from research grants and contracts, with an expenditure of £931.3 million
Alumni include some of the major figures of modern history, including 3 signatories of the American declaration of independence and 9 heads of state and government (including 3 Prime Ministers of th UK). The University of Edinburgh offer a range of ways to study, from on-campus taught programmes to online part-time study. We are the largest provider of online distance learning in the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities, and offer more than  70 online programmes.

Entry requirements

    Applicants might be accepted if they have some international qualifications such as IB, GCE A levels, SAT.  Those who only have a state educational certificates that are not internationally recognized need to complete a foundation year.If  there is no distinctive information about entry requirements for your country,  probably, you will need to complete foundation year before entering University of Edinburgh. You can enter College of Science and Engineering with state Senior High School Certificate. Entry requirements vary widely depending on the subject and/or the specific course. For more information, please, website of program. 

    We accept the following English language qualifications at the grades specified:
IELTS Academic module overall 6.5 with 6.0 in each component

TOEFL-iBT 92 or above with 20 in each section

Cambridge English: Advanced or Proficiency overall 176 with 169 in each component
Pearson Test of English (Academic): Total 61 with at least 51 in each "Communicative Skills" section
Trinity ISEISE II with a distinction in all four components

Scholarship & funding

Here are some examples of scholarships for international undergraduate students

The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is offering two scholarships for overseas students beginning their studies on the BVM&S full-time programme in the 2020-2021 academic year.

Scholarships are available to Mathematics students of outstanding ability from countries outside the European Union for the academic session 2020-2021.

The School of History, Classics and Archaeology is offering up to 5 undergraduate scholarships to overseas students beginning their studies in September 2020.

For more information, please, visit


Student life

Here are some bests bites from Instagram, blogs and vlogs of students. It was filmed in 2018.