Introduction

Our three colleges and 22 schools use varying methods in the selection of undergraduate students.

How we select

Applications are assessed against agreed selection criteria for each degree programme.

How we select

Competition and offer levels

Competition for places and offer levels vary between degree programmes.

Competition and offer levels

Interviews, tests and portfolios

Interviews do not normally form part of the admissions process at Edinburgh, though a few programmes require them under certain conditions.

Interviews, tests and portfolios

Admission statistics

We make information on the ratio of applications, offers and accepted applicants available to prospective students.

Admission statistics

Criminal records checks

Certain study programmes require students to be checked for any criminal record.

Criminal records checks


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