University of Edinburgh Contact Number: 0131 650 1000

Call The University of Edinburgh on their switchboard number 0131 650 1000 for telephone enquiries about their undergraduate admissions criteria, to ask for upcoming term dates, to book a place at an Open Day, or to request the specific contact information of a particular academic department, such as their Medical School.


University of Edinburgh Number – 0131 650 1000

Call The University of Edinburgh on their main switchboard number 0131 650 1000 for general enquiries or to ask for the contact details of a specific academic department, such as the Medical School. Callers will be able to use this number for information about undergraduate entrance requirements, and the grade criteria accepted for international students. Subsequently, you may be interested in ordering an Edinburgh University prospectus or booking a place at an upcoming Open Day to explore your preferred department in person. You can also use this number for information on term dates, the graduate ceremony or an upcoming University of Edinburgh exam timetable. You may also wish to contact The University of Edinburgh to query the status of a job application, ask for directions to their main campus or a library.


Accommodation Enquiries – 0131 667 1971

You can also contact The University of Edinburgh on their Accommodation Allocations number 0131 667 1971 for telephone support regarding student housing. Notably, undergraduate students are guaranteed accommodation at the university, but will have to submit their application and pay the subsequent boarding fees by the specified deadline. Alternatively, you may wish to discuss the range of postgraduate halls of residence, or alternative student accommodation throughout Edinburgh.


Cost of Calling the University

The University of Edinburgh runs a local contact number, charging callers no more than the same standard per-minute rate as any other geographic call from a UK mobile or landline telephone. However, you can contact Edinburgh University for free if you are calling from a mobile with an inclusive free minutes plan or if your landline package has free calls to other landlines.


University of Edinburgh – UK Phone Numbers

University Department UK Phone Number
Switchboard 0131 650 1000
Accommodation Allocations 0131 667 1971
Fees and Student Support Team 0131 650 2230
Postgraduate Enquiries 0131 651 1905


Email Undergraduate Admissions

You can also email The University of Edinburgh on the following address, which may be required if you have been told to provide proof of your grade transcript or eligibility to study in the UK