University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Geometry and Topology

Research areas include: algebraic geometry, derived categories; algebraic and geometric topology; twistor theory; category theory; integrable systems.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a 1st degree in an appropriate subject or relevant qualifications and experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE 61 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade C or CAE grade B.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 13,100 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Part-time £ 6,550 per Academic year (overseas fees) 6 years
PhD Part-time £ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees) 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Edinburgh Edinburgh EH8 9JU Scotland

Key information

Postgraduate Secretary
Telephone number: 
0131 650 5048