Undergraduate entry requirements by country


Undergraduate entry requirements for students from Nigeria.

Students from Nigeria are admitted to the University of Edinburgh with a range of qualifications: GCE A Levels, the IB, the American High School Diploma with SAT's or AP's and other recognised regional systems.

Applicants with either the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) or the Nigerian Examinations Council (NECO) Senior School Certificate will usually be required to complete a foundation year.

In addition, all applicants are required to demonstrate proficiency in English language, holding one of the accepted qualifications listed.

Other qualifications

Further guidance on academic entry requirements

Each course may have further specific entry requirements. All applicants must meet these requirements. Staff in the Admissions Offices will be able to provide further guidance.

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English Language requirements

If your first language is not English, you will also have to meet English Language requirements to apply. These requirements are listed by programme.

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Specific English language requirement by programme

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Edinburgh Global's representative for Nigeria is Nick Rowland.

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