International applicants

English language requirements

English language requirements for entry to the University of Edinburgh for international students.

Undergraduate requirements

All applicants to the University will be asked to demonstrate a level of English language competency, regardless of their nationality or country of residence.

English language entry requirements

You must demonstrate a level of English language competency that will enable you to succeed in your studies, regardless of your nationality or country of residence.

Visiting and exchange requirements

All visiting students, whether postgraduate or undergraduate, are expected to meet the University’s requirement for English language competence.

Certificates

Information for applicants on the forms of proof of English language skills that the University of Edinburgh accepts.

English courses in Edinburgh

English language courses run throughout the year at English Language Education.