Edinburgh Napier University

Scotland, United Kingdom

Public | Estd. 1992

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Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Public -1992

45:55

Male : Female

September, January and May

Intakes

55.8%

Acceptance Rate

21:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

45:55

Male : Female

September, January and May

Intakes

55.8%

Acceptance Rate

21:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

History, Affiliations and Rankings

Founded in 1964, Edinburgh Napier University is a public university for higher education in Edinburgh, Scotland. Established as Napier Technical College, the college started with 800 students enrolled for programs like cabinet making, chemistry, engineering, and boat building. It got the university status in the year 1992 as Napier University. The college name was changed four times before it finally got its current name in 2009. Named after John Napier, the designer of the decimal point and logarithms, the university is affiliated with MillionPlus. The Edinburgh Napier University ranks #801 -1000 by QS World University Rankings and #501- 600 in World University Rankings 2022 by Times Higher Education.

Infrastructure, Campuses and Courses

Edinburgh Napier University has three campuses: Sighthill, Merchiston, and Craiglockhart. The Sighthill Campus serves over 5,000 students and faculty of the Schools of Applied Sciences and Health & Social Care. Amenities include life-like hospital wards, a clinical skills suite, sports science labs, and a sports centre. The Craiglockhart Campus is home to the law and business schools and buildings of Craiglockhart Hydropathic Hospital. It also includes an extensive library, two lecture auditoria, language, and multimedia labs. University's third campus in Merchiston houses the Schools of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment, Arts and Creative Industries. It also incorporates a 500-seater Computing Centre, a computer games lab, a newsroom, TV and radio studios, and State-of-the-art music studios. The university library provides a wealth of hard and soft copy materials for teaching, learning, and research. The Edinburgh Napier University offers more than 153 undergraduate, 162 graduate programs as well as graduate research opportunities.

Accomplishments and Alumni 

Edinburgh Napier University generates about £8.82 for the UK economy for every pound they receive from the Scottish Funding Council. University researchers have helped to create a new world-class centre of excellence for Scottish mountain biking, conserved Kenyan tropical forests and Brazilian tidal crabs, contributed to the battle against cybercrime, and explored tourism's impact on social change. Through their work, they are making tangible differences every day to cardiovascular healthcare, sustainable building, modern policing practice, and the future of artificial intelligence. They have an aim to achieve a net-zero carbon by 2030 at the latest and have made sustainability an integral part of the university's strategic plan. The notable alumni are John Andrew Barrett, former Scottish Liberal Democrat MP, Jayne Baxter, Labor party politician and Jim Dobbin, English Labor MP.

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

The Edinburgh Napier University values diversity in all its dimensions. The University has more than 13,900 student enrolments of which about 10,200 are undergraduate students, about 3,600 are postgraduates with more than 800 faculty within the premises. They have more than 8,000 students in total as international students hailing from all over the world on the campus. The male to female ratio is 46:54 at the Edinburgh Napier University making it a fairly gender-balanced university. Some of the leading recruiters at this institute are Deloitte UK, Royal Bank of Scotland, Skyscanner and others.

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International Students %

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Quacquarelli Symonds (Q.S.) is a corporation based in the United Kingdom that specialises in the analysis of higher education institutions worldwide. Nunzio Quacquarelli launched the company in 1990. It publishes the Q.S. World University Rankings every year. The Q.S. rating, which is considered one of the three most widely read university rankings globally, is approved by the International Ranking Expert Group (IREG). The institution uses six metrics, namely Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Faculty/Student Ratio, Citations per faculty, International Faculty Ratio and International Student Ratio, that effectively capture university performance. It also publishes rankings in Young universities, Graduate Employability, and Subject Rankings. Q.S. provides an auditing service to universities, which offers information on the institution's strengths and shortcomings. The Q.S. Stars audit procedure rates universities based on over 50 different indicators.

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The Times Higher Education, originally The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a British magazine that focuses on higher education news and topics. It annually publishes The Times Higher Education World University Rankings. It has received worldwide acclaim for its new and improved rating algorithm. Since 2004, it has provided students and their families, academics, university executives, governments, and businesses with reliable university performance data. The performance indicators are grouped into five areas: Teaching (the learning environment); Research (volume, income and reputation); Citations (research influence); International outlook (staff, students and research); and Industry income (knowledge transfer). It also produces subject rankings and rankings for Young Universities, Impact, Reputation, And Emerging Economies.

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The Guardian is a British daily newspaper that first appeared in 1821 as The Manchester Guardian and was renamed The Guardian in 1959. The Guardian University Guide is published once a year. The goal of the University Guide is to show how each university's department is likely to provide an overall beneficial experience to future students, and to do so; they look at how previous students in the department fared. A league table was created using nine performance criteria for 54 disciplines spanning all stages of the student life cycle. Entry standards, Student-staff ratios, Expenditure per student, Continuation, Student satisfaction, Value Added, Standardisation, Subject Classification, and Career Prospects are the indicators utilised by the organisation.

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Scholarships

This is a scholarship that excludes students studying in MBA programmes and is awarded to students from India, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka.

Eligibility

Students must be from the eligible countries and hold an offer to study undergraduate, masters, or Ph.D. programs and must have above 60%.

Applicability

It is an automatic entrance scholarship.

It is available for students from Canada, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Pakistan, and the United States of America.

Eligibility

Applicant must hold a conditional or unconditional offer to study a master's degree at the university, pass the language requirements for the program.

Applicability

Only 50 scholarships are given.

The Charles Wallace India Trust Scholarships offers funding opportunities to Indians in the early to middle stages of their careers.

Eligibility

Applicants should be Indian.

This Scholarship is a part of the worldwide study abroad scholarship program offered by the UK Government. 

Eligibility

The applicant must be applying for a Master’s Degree Qualification and should be based in the UK. 

Applicability

The Chevening Scholarship is designed especially for applicants who possess a meritorious academic background and they should also meet the English Language requirements.

GREAT Scholarships are jointly funded by the Great Britain Campaign of the British Government and the British Council with the participating British higher education institutions.

Eligibility

The selected applicants are informed via mail or letter. The funding is only processed after applicants have registered in the institution for higher education.

Applicability

The selected applicants are informed via mail or letter. The funding is only processed after applicants have registered in the institution for higher education.

Application Process

  • Register on the official site and you will be provided with your username details
  • Sign in and fill in all the details
  • Select the desired university and degree
  • Complete filling your education history with all the qualifications.
  • Fill in the details of your employment history.
  • Fill in your personal statement.
  • Submit the application form by paying the mentioned fees.

Documents Required

  • All academic Transcripts
  • Passport photocopy
  • Letter of Recommendations
  • Bank Statements (Parents/Personal)
  • Passport Copy
  • English Language Proficiency Test Scores

Admission Requirements

FAQs

The application fee for undergraduate application at Edinburgh Napier University is GBP 13 and GBP 24 (1-5 course).
The application fee for undergraduate application at Edinburgh Napier University is GBP 13 and GBP 24 (1-5 course).
You can contact the relevant admission team at Edinburgh Napier University who will help you with the following.
You can contact the relevant admission team at Edinburgh Napier University who will help you with the following.
Edinburgh Napier University requests all students to apply for accommodation as they apply under normal circumstances. The university is monitoring and following all the government guidelines regarding accommodation facilities in coronavirus pandemic situations.
Edinburgh Napier University requests all students to apply for accommodation as they apply under normal circumstances. The university is monitoring and following all the government guidelines regarding accommodation facilities in coronavirus pandemic situations.
About 95% of bachelor and 96.2% of master's students of the university are able to find a job in their desired field within six months of their graduation.
About 95% of bachelor and 96.2% of master's students of the university are able to find a job in their desired field within six months of their graduation.
UCAS accepts your application and sends a soft copy to the university for processing your application. You can track the assessment of the application and decisions on the UCAS track site.
UCAS accepts your application and sends a soft copy to the university for processing your application. You can track the assessment of the application and decisions on the UCAS track site.

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Studying in United Kingdom

For international students, the average first-year tuition cost is as follows: 

Undergraduate: £9,000 - 30,000 (INR 9,00,000 - INR 30,00,000)*

Postgraduate: £15,000 - 35,000 (INR 15,00,000 - INR 35,00,000)*

MBA: £12,000 - 80,000 (INR 12,00,000 - INR 80,00,000) 

*The fees can be higher for a top undergraduate/postgraduate medical degree.

For international students, the average first-year tuition cost is as follows: 

Undergraduate: £9,000 - 30,000 (INR 9,00,000 - INR 30,00,000)*

Postgraduate: £15,000 - 35,000 (INR 15,00,000 - INR 35,00,000)*

MBA: £12,000 - 80,000 (INR 12,00,000 - INR 80,00,000) 

*The fees can be higher for a top undergraduate/postgraduate medical degree.

Average On-Campus Accommodation Fees (halls of residence at UK universities including bills): £400 - £600 per month (INR 40,301 - INR 60,452)

Average Off-Campus Accommodation Fees in the UK: £320 - £1,255 per month (INR 32,241 - INR 1,26,445)

Food Expenses: £160 - £200 per month (INR 16,120 - INR 20,150)

Average On-Campus Accommodation Fees (halls of residence at UK universities including bills): £400 - £600 per month (INR 40,301 - INR 60,452)

Average Off-Campus Accommodation Fees in the UK: £320 - £1,255 per month (INR 32,241 - INR 1,26,445)

Food Expenses: £160 - £200 per month (INR 16,120 - INR 20,150)

English Proficiency Exams to Study in the UK

IELTS: 6.0 - 7.0

TOEFL iBT: 70 - 110

PTE: 43 - 59

Cambridge English Language Assessments: B2 - C1

 

Admission Tests to Study in the UK

GMAT: 600 - 780

GRE: 150

LNAT: 25 - 29

BMAT: 4.5 - 5.0

UKCAT: 650

NEET: 50 percentile

GAMSAT: 60 - 66

English Proficiency Exams to Study in the UK

IELTS: 6.0 - 7.0

TOEFL iBT: 70 - 110

PTE: 43 - 59

Cambridge English Language Assessments: B2 - C1

 

Admission Tests to Study in the UK

GMAT: 600 - 780

GRE: 150

LNAT: 25 - 29

BMAT: 4.5 - 5.0

UKCAT: 650

NEET: 50 percentile

GAMSAT: 60 - 66

Part-time job rules for international students in the UK :

  • You cannot work more than 20 hours per week for a full-time degree programme, i.e. no more than 4 hours per day with weekends off.

  • You cannot work more than 10 hours per week during a language course term.

  • You can find work for 40 hours a week, which is 8 hours a day, with weekends off after the session is finished.

  • Working as a freelancer or on a contract basis is not authorised.

  • If you don't have a post-study work visa, you won't be able to work full-time for any business.

Types of Part-Time Jobs in the UK

There are two ways international students can get part-time jobs in the UK. They can either look for on-campus jobs or off-campus jobs.

On-Campus Jobs: On-campus jobs are available inside the university campus and, hence, are perfect for students as they can apply in different departments within their proximity.  

 

Off-Campus Jobs: Off-campus jobs are relatively easy but not always in proximity. These jobs include office boy, receptionist, waiter/ waitress, call centre maintenance, data entry, etc. 

 

Check out our student-friendly guide to know more about the types of part-time jobs for international students in the UK and a lot more! 

Part-time job rules for international students in the UK :

  • You cannot work more than 20 hours per week for a full-time degree programme, i.e. no more than 4 hours per day with weekends off.

  • You cannot work more than 10 hours per week during a language course term.

  • You can find work for 40 hours a week, which is 8 hours a day, with weekends off after the session is finished.

  • Working as a freelancer or on a contract basis is not authorised.

  • If you don't have a post-study work visa, you won't be able to work full-time for any business.

Types of Part-Time Jobs in the UK

There are two ways international students can get part-time jobs in the UK. They can either look for on-campus jobs or off-campus jobs.

On-Campus Jobs: On-campus jobs are available inside the university campus and, hence, are perfect for students as they can apply in different departments within their proximity.  

 

Off-Campus Jobs: Off-campus jobs are relatively easy but not always in proximity. These jobs include office boy, receptionist, waiter/ waitress, call centre maintenance, data entry, etc. 

 

Check out our student-friendly guide to know more about the types of part-time jobs for international students in the UK and a lot more! 

The Post Study Work Visa (PSWV) is a temporary visa that gives overseas students the chance to live, study, and work in any post or professional path once they finish their education. This UK Post Study Work Visa path is accessible to everyone, including Indian students in the UK with immigration status. In addition, all students studying in a UK Higher Education Provider-approved institution are eligible for the Graduate Route. It is no less than a golden opportunity for international students to live, study and take up a job in any chosen post or career path after completing their graduate studies.

The Post Study Work Visa (PSWV) is a temporary visa that gives overseas students the chance to live, study, and work in any post or professional path once they finish their education. This UK Post Study Work Visa path is accessible to everyone, including Indian students in the UK with immigration status. In addition, all students studying in a UK Higher Education Provider-approved institution are eligible for the Graduate Route. It is no less than a golden opportunity for international students to live, study and take up a job in any chosen post or career path after completing their graduate studies.

Generally, it costs around £348 to apply for a UK student visa from outside the UK and around £475 to extend or switch to a Student visa from inside the UK. Here are the different costs for different types of student visas that an international student requires to study in the UK:

  • Tier 4 (General) for 16 years or older: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Tier 4 (Dependant): £680 (INR 68,912) per month per person as a dependant

  • Tier 4 (Child) for age 4-17: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Short Term Study Visa (for 18 years or older and wish to travel to the UK for up to 6 months to study a short course): £186 (INR 18,849)

  • Post Study Work Visa: £700 (INR 70,939) + the Immigration Health Surcharge at the full rate of £624 (INR 63,237) per year

Tier 2 Work Visa (for skilled workers): £1212  (INR 1.22 lakhs)

Generally, it costs around £348 to apply for a UK student visa from outside the UK and around £475 to extend or switch to a Student visa from inside the UK. Here are the different costs for different types of student visas that an international student requires to study in the UK:

  • Tier 4 (General) for 16 years or older: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Tier 4 (Dependant): £680 (INR 68,912) per month per person as a dependant

  • Tier 4 (Child) for age 4-17: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Short Term Study Visa (for 18 years or older and wish to travel to the UK for up to 6 months to study a short course): £186 (INR 18,849)

  • Post Study Work Visa: £700 (INR 70,939) + the Immigration Health Surcharge at the full rate of £624 (INR 63,237) per year

Tier 2 Work Visa (for skilled workers): £1212  (INR 1.22 lakhs)

Step 1: Check your CAS statement. Make sure all of the course details are correct!

Step 2: Prepare your financial documents and other supporting documents. 

Step 3: Register and complete the visa application form.

Step 4: Pay your Immigration Health surcharge and application fees of £348 (INR 35,267).

Step 5: Attend your appointment at the nearest embassy or consulate.

Step 6: Get the result of your application. If your visa application has been granted, appear for the interview later on.

Step 1: Check your CAS statement. Make sure all of the course details are correct!

Step 2: Prepare your financial documents and other supporting documents. 

Step 3: Register and complete the visa application form.

Step 4: Pay your Immigration Health surcharge and application fees of £348 (INR 35,267).

Step 5: Attend your appointment at the nearest embassy or consulate.

Step 6: Get the result of your application. If your visa application has been granted, appear for the interview later on.

According to Glassdoor, some of the top high paying job industries in the UK for international students are as follows:

  • Engineering and IT Services

  • Investment Managing

  • Management Consultancy

  • Investment Banking 

  • Financial Research

  • Banking

  • Medical and Healthcare Sector 

According to Glassdoor, some of the top high paying job industries in the UK for international students are as follows:

  • Engineering and IT Services

  • Investment Managing

  • Management Consultancy

  • Investment Banking 

  • Financial Research

  • Banking

  • Medical and Healthcare Sector 

The British economy is a highly developed social and market-oriented economy. It has the world's 5th-largest nominal gross domestic product or GDP (£1.8 Trillion), 10th-largest purchasing power parity (PPP), and 21st-largest GDP per capita, accounting for 3.3% of global GDP. According to Statista, the United Kingdom's predicted Real GDP growth rate for 2022 is 5.01%.

The British economy is a highly developed social and market-oriented economy. It has the world's 5th-largest nominal gross domestic product or GDP (£1.8 Trillion), 10th-largest purchasing power parity (PPP), and 21st-largest GDP per capita, accounting for 3.3% of global GDP. According to Statista, the United Kingdom's predicted Real GDP growth rate for 2022 is 5.01%.

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