School of Informatics

Prospective undergraduates

Information for prospective undergraduate students.

PleaseĀ see our COVID-19 webpages for Prospective Students, which are being updated regularly, for detailed advice and support.

COVID-19 informationĀ for Prospective Students

Our degrees

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Information on our undergraduate degree programmes.

How to apply?

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Guidance on applying for undergraduate Informatics degrees.

Why study here?

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The University of Edinburgh is one of the world's top institutions for the study of Informatics.

International & visiting students

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We welcome applications from suitably qualified, fluent in English candidates, worldwide.

Visit us

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There are a number of opportunities for prospective undergraduate students to visit the University of Edinburgh throughout the year.

Placements and funding

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Information on available placement and funding opportunities.

Why study Informatics?

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Informatics is one of the most exciting fields of study today.


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Frequently asked questions for potential Informatics undergraduates.