Sri Lanka - Entry requirements

Entry to undergraduate study

Students from Sri Lanka are admitted to the University of Edinburgh with a range of qualifications.

Applicants with the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma or A-Levels can be considered for admission to Undergraduate degree programmes at the University of Edinburgh.

Sri Lankan A’ levels are also considered.

Applicants with qualifications other than those listed above will usually be required to complete a Foundation Year before entering the University.

Entry to postgraduate study

Students must have the equivalent of a very good UK Bachelor degree (from a good institution) in order to be considered for direct admission to postgraduate study at the University of Edinburgh.

Further guidance on entry requirements

Each course may have further specific entry requirements. All applicants must meet these requirements.

You can also obtain further guidance on admissions requirements from staff in the Admissions Offices.

Numbers of Sri Lankan students

There are 25 students from Sri Lanka currently studying at the University of Edinburgh.

Immigration advice for Sri Lankan students


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