International applicants

Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates

For the latest information and advice see: Coronavirus updates

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Studying with us in 2020

The University will be open from September and we will be ready to teach despite any travel restrictions affecting you, wherever you are in the world. We will use our superb expertise in digital technology to assist wherever appropriate.

Travelling to Edinburgh and the UK

Answers to key questions for starting in September

Court news

Take our virtual tour and explore what it’s like to study and live in Edinburgh.

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Online information sessions

We host online information sessions three times a week and also attend virtual events.

Attend one of our online events

The University of Edinburgh is actively involved in supporting talented scholars and academics seeking sanctuary in the UK. 

Our Refugee Advisory Service will provide information and support to help improve access to the University.


There are a range of costs associated with financing your studies at the University of Edinburgh. Find out more about the costs of living and studying in Edinburgh.

Student Life

Find out about living in Edinburgh.