This category covers the information Edinburgh Napier University provides to government, external regulators and information provided to the Scottish Funding Council (SFC) for monitoring purposes. By virtue of its nature most institutions will probably find that the majority of these categories are already made available to the public by some means.

Members of the public are likely to find the same information is available from the external partners Edinburgh Napier University has links with.

Funding body statistical reports and returns

Information that the University is legally obliged to make available to its funding body. Scottish Funding Council statistical returns can be requested via email to

Other statutory reports

Information which the University is legally required to publish. See the about us pages for our annual report and accounts.

Information on student admission progression and completion

Statistical information the University is required by the Funding Council to publish. This includes information on:

  • student qualifications on entry
  • the range of student entrants classified by age, sex, ethnicity, socio-economic background, disability and geographical origin as returned to HESA
  • annual student progress and retention data for each course/programme, differentiating between failure and withdrawal
  • student completion data
  • qualifications awarded to students data

Further information can also be found under 8.14 Student administration and support.

Data on employment and training outcomes for graduates from the First Destination Study can be requested by email to