School of Informatics

Why study here?

The University of Edinburgh is one of the world's top institutions for the study of Informatics.

Student experience

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Current students share their experiences of studying with us.

Living in Edinburgh

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Edinburgh has recently been voted the best place to live in the UK.

Student exchange programmes

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We encourage students to consider the possibility of spending one year of their undergraduate degree course at a university in another country.

Student societies

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There are a large number of student societies available throughout the University.

Our reputation

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Edinburgh University is one of the best in the world and it's school of Informatics amongst the best in Europe and the UK.

Your future

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The 2014 Emerging Global Graduate Employability survey placed Edinburgh in the top 25 institutions worldwide for employability of its graduates.

Teaching quality

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The School of Informatics has a first-rate reputation for teaching having received a top ‘excellent’ rating in the most recent Teaching Quality Assessment exercise.

Alumni profiles - former students explain how Informatics helped shape their lives.