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Exam timetables and seating

Important Information - Edinburgh Campus

Please see campus map for exam location 

Timetable publication dates

The following dates are for the publication of the examination timetables:

All Campuses Level Final timetable
Semester 1 All Students 31 October
Semester 2 Final Year & PG
Continuing (Year 1 – 3)
28 February
12 March
Semester 3 and Reassessments All Students 17 July

Examination timetable

Examination timetables will be available from the table below on the dates outlined above.  Please click here to view our exam diet dates.

Please note it is sometimes necessary to publish a revised timetable. For this reason you should check this page regularly, close to the time of your first examination.  If the 'last updated' date and/or time does not match the date on the spreadsheet, you may need to clear your browser cache or try a different browser.

Campus/Partner Institutions/Independent Distance Learning Level Timetable  Last updated
Edinburgh  ALL Final 05 Nov
Independent Distance Learning and Partner Institutions ALL Final 02 Nov
Scottish Borders ALL Final 02 Nov
Dubai ALL Final 05 Nov
Malaysia ALL Final 05 Nov
Orkney ALL Final 30 Oct

Examination seating plan

This seating plan is for students at the Edinburgh and Scottish Borders Campuses only 

Academic Registry prepares a seating plan for examinations scheduled at the Edinburgh Campus taking place in Sports Hall 1 (SH1), Sports Hall 2 (SH2), James Watt Centre I (JWCI) and James Watt Centre II (JWCII) for all examination diets, excluding the reassessment diet in August.  A seating plan is also prepared for examinations taking place at the Scottish Borders Campus in the Main Hall, excluding the reassessment diet in August.  Students not studying at the Edinburgh Campus or the Scottish Borders Campus should follow the published timetable above.

Students should ensure that they have their seat number before entering the examination hall. If you have an examination in any of the above locations but do not have a seat number please contact Academic Registry.

Seating plan availability

The seating plan will be available from Friday 27 November

To view your seat numbers, please click here.