Undergraduate admissions


The University of Edinburgh welcomes applications from qualified international students from Pakistan.

We have a long tradition of admitting students from all continents to a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and exchange programmes.

The following pages explain the range of qualifications we accept and gives the minimum requirement for each. We hope you find this useful.

If you have questions that are not answered by these pages, please contact us.

Contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office

Pakistani qualifications

We welcome applications from students from Pakistan.

International Baccalaureate

We welcome applications from Pakistani students studying for the International Baccalaureate (IB).

GCE A Levels

Information for Pakistani applicants applying with GCE qualifications.

Foundation year

Foundation year programmes are available to help prepare Pakistani students study a first degree with us.

English language requirements

Pakistani applicants must provide evidence of good written and spoken English skills if English is their second language.


If you have questions about entry requirements for Pakistani applicants that are not answered by these pages then please contact us.