Making an application
How to apply to Edinburgh, what you need to apply, and when you should do it.
Apply through UCAS
You must apply online through UCAS, the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service.
What you need to apply
To apply to Edinburgh you’ll need qualifications, a personal statement and a reference.
When to apply
You should apply by the relevant deadline to make sure your application is considered.
Apply for entry to second year
You can apply to enter the second year of many of our science, engineering, biomedical sciences, medical sciences, and most art and design degrees.
Take a year out
How to apply if you want to take a year out of study before starting university.
Transfer from another university
We can consider your application to transfer from another university if you meet our transfer criteria.