School of Informatics


An overview of research activity within Informatics.


Research within the School is carried out across a number of institutes.


The research programmes organised by the School of Informatics encompass a wide range of domains.

Interdisciplinary Research

The School contributes to a number of interdisciplinary research units, both within the University of Edinburgh, and beyond.

Examples of Research

Links to more information on Informatics research.

Research Directory

Contact pages for researchers.


Information on Informatics publications.


Information on our research ethics.


The Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA) is a collaboration of leading Scottish Universities that work together to consolidate and develop Scotland's position as an international research leader in informatics and computer science (ICS).