English language requirements for programmes in the College, with conditions and exemptions.
If you completed a CAE or CPE before January 2015 please contact the Admissions Office for the accepted grades.
The English language qualifications we accept are listed below.
The University of Edinburgh wishes to inform all applicants that ETS TOEFL English language tests will be accepted for admission to the University of Edinburgh as evidence of English language competency.
Please read our update on TOEFL.
If you have taken or plan to take an English language test that does not appear on our list, please contact the relevant College Admissions Office to check if we will accept it.
English language requirements are the same for all schools in the College: Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Engineering, Informatics, Mathematics, and Physics and Astronomy, apart from the School of Geosciences, which has higher requirements.
Your English language certificate must be no more than two years old at the beginning of your degree course.
We also accept recent previous degree-level study which has been taught and assessed in English in a Majority English Speaking Country for entry.
This article was published on Jan 21, 2015