Introduction

Business School

Business School

Completed in 2010, the University's Business School is located at the heart of the University's central campus.

Business School

Chrystal Macmillan Building

Chrystal Macmillan Building

The Chrystal Macmillan Building is home to the School of Social and Political Science.

Chrystal Macmillan Building

Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation

Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation

The Old High School is undergoing remodelling to accommodate a new University centre for research on carbon innovation.

Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation

High School Yards

High School Yards

High School Yards is home to several historic buildings which currently house departments across the social sciences.

Informatics Forum

Informatics Forum and Dugald Stewart Building

These striking buildings have won numerous awards for their environmentally sustainable design.

Informatics Forum and Dugald Stewart Building

The Main Library from the air

The Main Library

The Main Library holds the primary collections in arts, humanities, social sciences, medicine and informatics.

The Main Library

Matthew Architecture Gallery

Matthew Architecture Gallery

The gallery showcases the best in Scottish and international architectural practices as well as exhibitions by internationally renowned architects.

Matthew Architecture Gallery

The ceiling of McEwan Hall

McEwan Hall

Sir Robert Rowand Anderson designed the University of Edinburgh's graduation hall in 1874.

McEwan Hall

New College

New College

New College was established in 1843, and became part of the University of Edinburgh in 1935.

New College

A view of the rotunda at Old College against blue sky.

Old College

Old College is the home of the Law School, the Talbot Rice Gallery and the Playfair Library.

Old College

Drawing of the Anatomy Lecture Theatre

Old Medical School

The Old Medical School is a Grade A listed building which forms part of a large complex designed by Robert Rowand Anderson in 1874.

Old Medical School

stone busts in Old College

The Playfair Library

The Playfair Library is regarded as one of Scotland's finest public rooms.

The Playfair Library

Pleasance

Pleasance

Pleasance hosts several venues for live entertainment as well as the Centre for Sport and Exercise.

Potterrow

Potterrow

Potterrow hosts student association offices, relaxed study spaces and the city’s biggest student nightclub.

Potterrow

Horn in Reid Concert Hall Museum

The Reid Concert Hall

The Reid Concert Hall was opened by John Donaldson, Professor of Music at the University, in 1859.

Reid Concert Hall

St Cecilia's Hall

St Cecilia's Hall

St Cecilia's Hall was built in 1763 and is the oldest purpose-built concert hall in Scotland.

St Cecilia's Hall

The Talbot Rice Gallery at the University's central campus.

The Talbot Rice Gallery

The University’s public art gallery was established in 1975.

The Talbot Rice Gallery

Teviot Row House

Teviot Row House

Opened in 1889, Teviot Row House is the oldest purpose-built student union in the world.

Teviot Row House

Visitor Centre

Visitor Centre

The Visitor Centre contains a shop, exhibition space and information centre.

Visitor Centre


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