The University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh Ranking

country rank: 4
world rank: 53

University Overview

The University of Edinburgh ranking was founded in 1583 and is a non-profit public higher education institution in the medium city of Edinburgh (population range of 250,000-499,999 people), Scotland. The University of Edinburgh  ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution that is officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council. In a variety of fields of study, the University of Edinburgh provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 437-year-old UK higher-education institution has a rigorous admittance criteria based on previous academic performance and grades. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at the University of Edinburgh.

The University of Edinburgh Ranking

University Identity

Name The University of Edinburgh
Founded 1583

University Location

Address Old College, South Bridge Edinburgh EH8 9YL Scotland United Kingdom
Tel +44 (131) 650 1000
Fax +44 (131) 650 2147

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 33 Buccleuch Place Edinburgh EH8 9JS (131) 650 4360

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) European University Association (EUA) League of European Research Universities (LERU) Coimbra Group Russell Group Universitas 21 (U21) Universities UK Education UK Universities Scotland

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