Undergraduate entry requirements by region


Undergraduate entry requirements for applicants from Taiwan.

Senior High School Diploma

Applicants who have completed the Senior High School Diploma are required to undertake further study for entry to most subjects, as this qualification does not normally meet our minimum entry requirements. For exceptions to this with regards to College of Science and Engineering applications, please see below.

Other qualifications

Applicants with qualifications other than those listed above will usually be required to complete a Foundation Year before entering the University.

Foundation year

College of Science and Engineering

Applicants who have completed the Senior High School Diploma with an average of 75% and 75% in required subjects, will be considered for entry on successful completion of internal admissions tests. A suitable English Language certificate is also required.

Find out more about the internal admissions tests

Internal Admissions tests

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.

Undergraduate admissions contacts

English Language requirements

All applicants are required to demonstrate a level of English language competency, regardless of their nationality or country of residence. These requirements are listed by programme.

English Language advice

Specific English language requirement by programme

Contact us

Edinburgh Global's representative for Taiwan is Esther Sum.

You can contact us for advice and support by emailing: futurestudents@ed.ac.uk

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There are around 7,250 students from Asia currently studying at the University of Edinburgh.