Social media

The University of Edinburgh has pages on various social networking channels.

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On this page we have brought together a selection of links to accounts held by central University services and support departments. A complete list can be found on the page linked below:


Connect with current and potential students on our Facebook communities.


Keep up to date with breaking news and developments from the University by following us on Twitter.

  • @UniOfEdinburgh - official news and events from The University of Edinburgh
  • @ApplyEdinburgh - news and information about applications and admissions to the University


We have our own YouTube channel where we host videos about the University and the city of Edinburgh.

Our videos also include lectures by world-leading thinkers and coverage of our latest news and events.

The channel is constantly being updated and we now have more than 160 videos, including an increasing number in HD (high definition).

iTunes U

The University has an iTunes U channel where we host video and audio files about the University and the city of Edinburgh.

Watch and listen to lectures with world-leading thinkers and subscribe to our podcasts to receive previous and future lectures, seminars and events.

You can download and subscribe to content from iTunes U for free.

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