Language requirements

The level of English language qualifications that are required depends on your programme.

You can find the minimum English language requirements by looking at the page for your college.

Requirements by college

The minimum required English language qualifications are also listed according to which college offers your programme.

The UK Home Office no longer accepts TOEFL-iBT for visa purposes

If you need to apply for a visa to study in Edinburgh, you must take a different secure English language test in support of your application.

Non-UK students who don't need to apply for a visa are still able to present the TOEFL-iBT to the University to prove English language level.

Test of English at Matriculation (TEAM)

The Test of English at Matriculation (TEAM) tells us whether certain students would benefit from free English classes.

Integrated English for Academic Purposes (IEAP)

International postgraduate applicants can also apply to the IEAP programme. The advantage of the IEAP is that it allows international applicants to apply for one student visa covering pre-sessional English language training and a chosen postgraduate masters course.

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