Outdoor Education
Winter sunrise


For over 40 years the Outdoor Education section of the University of Edinburgh has been at the international forefront of providing postgraduate degrees in the field.


Information about the financial support options available.


Student dissertations, government reports and contract research.

Frosty cairn

About us

Our teaching is carefully articulated with practice, and informed by our pre-eminent position in research, consultancy and advisory work in the field.


Meet the outdoor education staff.

Frequently Asked Questions

Questions commonly asked by applicants and some specifically relating to the PhD.