College of Science & Engineering


Some of our postgraduate taught programmes require you to pay a deposit

Offer holders to certain postgraduate taught programmes in the School of Biological Sciences,  School of Engineering, Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre (EPCC), School of GeoSciences and School of Informatics are required to pay a  tuition fee deposit. 

If you have received a conditional offer that requires you to pay a tuition fee deposit, you need to make the deposit payment in order to secure your place on the programme. The deposit payment will be deducted from your tuition fees. Before you make a payment please read the information about tuition fee deposits carefully including the  Policy for Tuition Fee Deposits for Postgraduate Taught Degrees.  Once you have made your deposit payment please allow up to five working days for your record to be updated.

Tuition fee deposits

Policy for tuition fee deposits for postgraduate taught degrees


How to pay your deposit

  1. Click on your academic school below. Details of the academic school that your programme belongs to can be found in your offer letter.
  2. Click on the programme you have been made an offer for.
  3. You will be taken to our Epay portal to make your deposit payment.
  4. In the Epay portal check that you are on the correct screen for your academic school/programme. IT IS IMPORTANT TO CHECK THIS BEFORE MAKING YOUR PAYMENT.