English Language Education

Refugee Scholarships Summer Pre-sessional Programme

We will be offering 12 scholarship places for refugees on our full-time summer pre-sessional programme.

These places are for people who have a first degree and an offer of a place on a Masters programme in the UK.  The offer should be conditional only on English.

Please click here for information on course dates.

Further Information and entry criteria

To qualify, applicants must have refugee or asylum-seeker status, an offer of a place on a Masters programme at Edinburgh or another UK University and an IELTS score no more than .5 below that required for the Masters programme.

Click here for more detail on required English language level.

In the absence of an IELTS score, other English language qualifications may be acceptable.

Applicants must be able to commit to the demands of a full-time course.

Contact/Application Information

In the first instance, please contact eleinfo@ed.ac.uk with details of your current academic qualifications and your English language level. An interview will then be arranged.