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Join some of the best students from around the globe at one of the world's top universities.

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Join us 15 - 17 November to find out more about our postgraduate programmes, from wherever you are. 

Find your undergraduate degree

Find your postgraduate degree

Statement on Ukraine

Read the University’s latest response and how we are supporting people within our community and beyond: Our response

Covid-19 updates for staff & students

See the latest information and advice for students, staff and prospective students: Covid-19 updates 

Edinburgh Impact

Professor Chris Speed

From the helm of the University's Edinburgh Futures Institute, Professor Chris Speed is drawing on his creative credentials and passion for connection to unite the brightest and best in designing data-driven solutions to the biggest, most complex and interconnected challenges facing the world today. #EdinburghImpact

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There are many upsides for workplaces being more open about menopause, but employers should be aware of potentially unexpected pitfalls too. #EdinburghImpact

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A series of events to mark Black History Month will take place across the University throughout October.

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We are a truly global University, making a contribution to the world, through global partnership, community and exchange.

Regional engagement

International applicants

Global community

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We're committed to contributing to the city of Edinburgh through research, teaching, facilities and events.

City Region Deal

University facilities in the city

Community projects

Our work with local schools

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Research and teaching

We're ranked 4th in the UK for research power, and have the highest rating possible for our student learning experience*.


Doctoral College

Teaching Matters

Libraries and collections

*Times Higher Education, Overall Ranking of Institutions; Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education Scotland.