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University of Edinburgh
Old College, South Bridge, Newington
Edinburgh
EH8 9YL


Edinburgh has regularly been voted one of the most desirable places to live in the world. Our city mixes architectural beauty and history with a lively, fun environment.

 

Choose to study at Edinburgh and you’ll be investing in an education that will help you build a successful future.

 

You’ll join a vibrant student community of more than 30,000 from around 130 countries and work with some of the most influential academics in your chosen field.

You’ll develop your specialist skills, deepen your understanding and gain new insights and perspectives to equip you for your career ahead.

We believe your choice will be rewarded in the quality of your education and student experience.
Founded in 1583, the University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top universities.
We are globally recognised for our research, development and innovation and we’ve provided our students with world-class teaching for more than 425 years.

Fast facts

  • We are consistently ranked as one of the world's top universities.*
  • We are ranked 15th in the world for graduate employability.*
  • Nearly 95% of our graduates go into employment or further study.
  • 96% of our departments produce world-leading research.**
  • 80% of our students graduate with either a 1st or 2.1.
  • Edinburgh is regularly voted one of the world's most desirable places to live.***

*QS World University Ranking 2011/12.
** The UK Research Assessment Exercise 2008.
*** YouGov (2009).
 

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Student Satisfaction
Employment After Grad
Chinese and Spanish
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Course Assessment
Coursework
38% of assessment by coursework
Written
57% of assessment by written exam
Practical
5% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
88%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

65%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

79%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

52%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

98%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

92%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£7,875
Northern Ireland
£7,875
Scotland
£1,595
Wales
£7,875
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Civil Engineering
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£900080%91%MORE INFO
Course Assessment
Coursework
28% of assessment by coursework
Written
65% of assessment by written exam
Practical
7% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
87%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

38%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

71%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

86%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

97%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

74%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
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2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Civil Engineering
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Course Assessment
Coursework
33% of assessment by coursework
Written
61% of assessment by written exam
Practical
6% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
85%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

36%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

64%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

87%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

96%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

70%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
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2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Classical and Middle East Studies
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Course Assessment
Coursework
45% of assessment by coursework
Written
52% of assessment by written exam
Practical
3% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
93%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

24%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

36%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

76%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

83%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

71%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
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Classical Archaeology and Greek
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Course Assessment
Coursework
42% of assessment by coursework
Written
58% of assessment by written exam
Practical
0% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
85%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

60%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

59%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

83%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

78%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

84%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
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2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Classical Studies
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Course Assessment
Coursework
46% of assessment by coursework
Written
54% of assessment by written exam
Practical
0% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
85%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

60%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

59%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

83%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

78%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

84%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
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Third (%)
Classics
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Course Assessment
Coursework
37% of assessment by coursework
Written
63% of assessment by written exam
Practical
0% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
85%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

60%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

59%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

83%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

78%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

84%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
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2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Classics and English Language
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Course Assessment
Coursework
42% of assessment by coursework
Written
57% of assessment by written exam
Practical
1% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
85%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

60%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

59%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

83%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

78%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

84%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
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2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Classics and Linguistics
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Course Assessment
Coursework
41% of assessment by coursework
Written
58% of assessment by written exam
Practical
1% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
85%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

60%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

59%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

83%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

78%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

84%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
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2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Cognitive Science
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Course Assessment
Coursework
34% of assessment by coursework
Written
61% of assessment by written exam
Practical
5% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
90%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

47%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

86%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

83%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

89%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

79%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Cognitive Science (Humanities)
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Course Assessment
Coursework
45% of assessment by coursework
Written
54% of assessment by written exam
Practical
1% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
100%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

54%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

77%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

83%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

88%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

95%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Community Education
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Course Assessment
Coursework
75% of assessment by coursework
Written
9% of assessment by written exam
Practical
16% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
73%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

38%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

62%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

31%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

92%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

69%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Computational Physics
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Course Assessment
Coursework
34% of assessment by coursework
Written
59% of assessment by written exam
Practical
7% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
81%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

39%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

79%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

70%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

93%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

78%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Computational Physics
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Course Assessment
Coursework
38% of assessment by coursework
Written
54% of assessment by written exam
Practical
8% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
81%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

39%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

79%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

70%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

93%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

78%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Computer Science
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Course Assessment
Coursework
33% of assessment by coursework
Written
63% of assessment by written exam
Practical
4% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
90%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

47%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

86%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

83%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

89%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

79%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Computer Science
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Course Assessment
Coursework
33% of assessment by coursework
Written
63% of assessment by written exam
Practical
4% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
65%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

30%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

61%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

73%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

94%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

57%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Computer Science and Electronics
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Course Assessment
Coursework
28% of assessment by coursework
Written
60% of assessment by written exam
Practical
12% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
90%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

57%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

78%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

64%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

94%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

74%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Computer Science and Management Science
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Course Assessment
Coursework
32% of assessment by coursework
Written
63% of assessment by written exam
Practical
5% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
78%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

40%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

80%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

70%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

92%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

65%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Computer Science and Mathematics
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Course Assessment
Coursework
27% of assessment by coursework
Written
69% of assessment by written exam
Practical
4% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
73%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

42%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

65%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

73%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

91%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

57%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
First (%)
2:1 (%)
2:2 (%)
Third (%)
Computer Science and Physics
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Course Assessment
Coursework
31% of assessment by coursework
Written
63% of assessment by written exam
Practical
6% of assessment by practical exams
National Student Survey Results
81%

Teaching
Teachers are able
to explain things well

39%

Assessment
Feedback on my work
helps me to understand

79%

Academic Support
I've received sufficient
advice & support

70%

Organization
Courses were
well-organised and run smoothly

93%

Learning Resources
Library resources
are good enough

78%

Interest
Staff have made
the subjects interesting

Average Tuition Fees
English
£9,000
Northern Ireland
£9,000
Scotland
£1,820
Wales
£9,000
Average Salary
£0
What did students get?
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