People
Honorary graduates

The University is proud to recognise the contributions of this varied group of prominent figures to their fields of expertise.

Photo of Professor Higgs receiving Nobel Prize

Accolades bestowed upon members of staff and associates of the University of Edinburgh.

Photo of the University Chancellor, Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal

Find out more about the people who lead the University, and the history of the positions they hold.

Plaques

Plaques to commemorate achievements of individuals who have been associated with the University.