The University of Edinburgh / エジンバラ大学


Edinburgh Edinburgh
Number of students 2
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate program
Period of study September 2017 - May 2018
Location Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh EH8 9YL, United Kingdom
University profile Founded in 1583, the University of Edinburgh is an ancient university located in the heart of Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city. There are over 26,400 students, and over 7,000 international students from more than 132 countries. A member of the Russell Group, the UK’s Ivy League, the University of Edinburgh is Scotland’s leading research university, according to the UK Government’s Research Assessment Exercise. It also ranked as a world top 25 university and Scotland’s top-ranked university in the Times Higher Education Supplement World University rankings 2008. Famous alumni include Charles Darwin (Naturalist), David Hume (Philosopher), Joseph Lister (Surgeon), Robert Louis Stevenson (Writer), and Gordon Brown (Politician).
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Courses in the College of Humanities and Social Science (CHSS). Students wishing to undertake honours courses will normally only to be able to take courses from the Management School and Economics subject to the students having the appropriate academic background for admission to these courses.
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students All except above.
Graduate programs open to exchange students N/A
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students N/A
Minimum GPA (UG) The equivelant of a GPA of 3 or more.
Minimum GPA (G) N/A
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) IELTS 6.5 (minimum 5.5 in all components) or TOEFL iBT 92 (minimum 20 in all sections)
To apply for honours courses (3rd year level courses): IELTS 6.5 (minimum 6.5 in all components) or TOEFL iBT 92 (minimum 23 in all sections)
Minimum language proficiency (G) N/A
Academic calendar SEMESTER 1:
 Classes begin: September, 2016
 Exams end: December, 2016

 Classes begin: January, 2017
 Exams end: May, 2017
Important university website for exchange students
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Dormitory information Exchange students are guaranteed accommodation, providing their application is submitted in good time.
Students should submit their accommodation application on-line.