Research
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Postgraduate research opportunities

Use our degree finder to browse the range of postgraduate research programmes we offer at doctoral and masters level.

Degree finder

Postgraduate funding

Doctoral study

Why choose Edinburgh?

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Edinburgh Innovations

Promoting the world-class research and commercialisation expertise of the University to industry, funders, licensees and investors.

Research commercialisation

Consultancy

Business start-ups and incubation

Edinburgh Innovations

Our research centres, institutes and partnerships pioneer cutting-edge research across a number of cross-disciplinary fields.

Work with us: search our current vacancies and apply for an academic or research post.

Academic vacancies

Chancellor's Fellowship

Jobs at the University of Edinburgh

Discover our research

Explore our research projects, outputs, activities, and press coverage.

Edinburgh Research explorer

Research in a nutshell videos

The Big Idea podcast

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Our position as one of the world’s leading research universities was reaffirmed by the 2014 REF results.

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Case studies highlight the extensive impact of the University of Edinburgh's current research. (Photo credit: The Roslin Institute)

Information for applicants, current students and staff on the impact of the EU referendum.