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Big data partnership signed

The Business School has announced a new partnership with Europe's leading specialist electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company, Dixons Carphone. 

2015: Research and impact highlights

In the year since scoring highly in the Research Excellence Framework (REF), the College of Humanities and Social Science (CHSS) has continued to build on its research strengths, with major funding awards for new work, and increased impact from our world-leading studies.

New Year Honour for Law Professor

An academic in the University’s Law School has been recognised in the Queen’s New Year Honours list.

CHSS Recognition Awards 2015

Staff have been honoured at the 2015 College Recognition Awards Ceremony.

Iconic Kelpies visit quad

Mini versions of the world’s largest equine sculptures are visiting the heart of the University.

Paolozzi Tube art to be reborn in Edinburgh

Much-loved mosaics designed for a London Underground station by the celebrated sculptor Eduardo Paolozzi are to be reassembled in the artist’s home city.

Search begins for new academic media stars

Applications are now open for a new in-depth media training programme that will give academics a valuable foothold in the media and help them share their expertise with a wide audience.

2015 James Tait Black winners announced

A novel that intertwines global finance, politics and personal relationships, and a biography that offers a portrait of working-class family life have won Britain’s oldest literary awards.