In addition to the application form we require the following required supporting documents. Please note only official documents are accepted.

Required Supporting Documents

Document & Details
1. An official transcript and grading scheme of your current PhD studies, and/or confirmation of enrolment.
2. Official transcripts and grading schemes for previous degree qualifications.
3. A research proposal detailing intended research and contribution.
4. A personal statement outlining motivation to study as a Visiting Student at the University of Edinburgh (alternatively, this may be included in the research proposal documents).
5. An accepted English language certificate. If English is not your first language, you will need to provide an accepted English language certificate.
6. An official academic reference from your supervisor or a tutor from your current studies. References must be on letter-headed paper; signed and dated by the referee; and no older than one year prior to the proposed start date. In addition, your reference should contain contact details for the referee including an email address belonging to an institution or organisation. References on a web download company letterhead are not accepted. References from family or friends are not accepted.