Edinburgh Napier University


Edinburgh Napier is an ambitious and innovative university, based in Edinburgh, the vibrant, prospering capital of Scotland. With around 19,500 students from more than 140 countries, it is one of Scotland’s largest universities. 

The university's programmes are created in collaboration with industry to give students the best chance of career success. Employers contribute in a variety of ways including course design, teaching, mentoring, placements and careers guidance, ensuring students will get the skills to move into employment or further study. Experienced staff also feed their expertise into course development and teaching.

Edinburgh Napier’s three campuses are equipped with cutting-edge, industry-standard facilities, including a biomechanics lab, journalism newsroom, games lab, and film, photography and music studios. 


 Key Numbers

  • Average tuition fees - £13,765
  • Estimated living costs - £10,000
  • Minimum IELTS score - 5.5
  • Student satisfaction - 84
  • Employment prospects - 95



  • The Times: 93
  • The Guardian: 83
  • QS World Rankings: 801-1000
  • Complete University Guide: 94