International students

English language requirements

English language requirements for entry to the University of Edinburgh.

Undergraduate requirements

All students from every nationality are required to prove their English language competence.

Postgraduate requirements

All students of every nationality are required to prove their English language competence.

Visiting and exchange requirements

For students who are non-native English speakers, and study in Edinburgh for one year or semester.

Test of English at Matriculation

The Test of English at Matriculation (TEAM) tells us whether students would benefit from free English classes. It is for postgraduate students only.

Certificates

We accept the following forms of proof of your English language skills.