School of Informatics

How to apply?

Guidance on applying for undergraduate Informatics degrees.


Decide which degree you would like to apply for and follow the information on the University's pages on applying:

Applying to the University of Edinburgh

Entry requirements

Standard entry

Individual degree pages contain specific entry requirements:

Degrees and entry requirements 

International applicants

We welcome applications from all over the world

Country specific entry requirements

Other entry pathways

Entry to many degrees in Science & Engineering is possible via other qualifications (eg HNC/D, Access, SWAP).

Lothians Equal Access Programme for Schools (LEAPS)

Mature students

Selection and offer making

You should be aware that attaining the minimum entry requirements will not guarantee you an offer of a place and many of our students arrive with substantially higher grades than are required. For more information on our selection criteria please see:

Admissions Process

Find out more about the admissions process including;

  • Facts and figures
  • Entrance requirements and level of competition
  • How to apply
  • Personal statement

Please note: The School of Informatics is based on the University's Central Campus, not King's Buildings Campus

Further information