Overview

The College organises a wide range of public lectures, including the Gifford, Fulbright, Northern Scholars, Munro and Inaugural Lectures.

The Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) also provides an online calendar of research seminars and events across the College.

The Assembly Hall in New College

All lectures and seminars are open to members of the public, staff and students.

Gifford Lectures

The Gifford Lectures host world-class scholars to contribute to the advancement of theological thought.

Gifford Lectures

Inaugural Lectures

Every academic year, the College hosts an exciting series of inaugural lectures given by new Professors in the College. All welcome.

Inaugural Lectures

Fulbright Lecture

The Fulbright Lecture is an annual Lecture, usually held jointly with Pembroke College Oxford, King’s College London, and the University of Edinburgh.

Fulbright Lecture

Edinburgh’s Festivals

The College participates in the Edinburgh International Festival, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the Edinburgh International Book Festival and many others.

College participation in Edinburgh's Festivals

Northern Scholars Lectures

This lecture series fosters co-operation between Scholars of Denmark, Estonia, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, and colleagues in the University of Edinburgh.

Northern Scholars

Research seminars and events

A calendar of events across the College compiled by the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities is available on the IASH website.

Research seminars and events

Munro Lectures

The Munro Lectures are delivered by distinguished international scholars in the fields of archaeology and anthropology.

Munro Lectures

The Big Idea

A new podcast is giving the University an innovative way to share its big ideas with the world

The Big Idea

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