The University's Widening Participation Team works closely with internal and external partner organisations on a variety of projects supporting applicants and current students alike.
For further information about any of these projects, please contact the appropriate team member.
Kickstart Summer Programme
Kickstart is a week long summer school which is free to attend and is designed to provide a fun and useful taster of studying at University.
High Flyers is a fully-funded university experience week delivered in partnership with LEAPS (Lothians Equal Access Programme for Schools) and partner institutions: the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Napier University, Heriot-Watt University and Queen Margaret University.
Scottish Wider Access Programme (SWAP East)
SWAP brings together colleges and universities in Scotland to work together developing access courses that address the needs of mature students from backgrounds previously under-represented in higher education. Since the launch of SWAP in 1988 more than 30,000 adults have taken the SWAP route to return to study.
BA in Childhood Practice
Our new BA in Childhood Practice part-time degree programme is aimed at those wishing to mix study with work.
Access Bursaries help new students experiencing financial difficulties take up their place of admission at the University of Edinburgh.
South East Forum
The South East Forum (SEF) is a unique partnership of 18 colleges and universities across the South East of Scotland to widen access to college and university.
About the Law Prep online facility.