Information on pension schemes, joining and leaving a scheme and retirement.

Please use the below link to contact the Pensions Team

Auto enrolment and Re-enrolment

Details of pension scheme auto enrolment.

Maximising your pension benefits

Maximising your pension benefits
Information on maximising your pension benefits.

Pensions News

Pensions news page

Your Pension Choices Upon Joining

A number of different pensions schemes exist which University staff may become members of, based on different criteria.

Leaving a pension scheme

Staff who leave employment at the University normally cease to be a member of their pension scheme.


Details regarding retiring.

Pension scheme details

Details of pension schemes.

Pensions plus

Pensions plus is a salary sacrifice scheme which allows both the University and its employees make savings in the amount of National Insurance contributions they pay.

What it costs

Details of the contribution rates for each scheme along with a net salary calculator.


Confidential Email:

Confidential Tel: +44 (131) 650 2284


Pensions Office

The University of Edinburgh

9-16 Chambers Street