As a student at Edinburgh you will learn from world-leading researchers.
Edinburgh is ranked fourth in the UK for research power, based on the quality and breadth of our research.*
Our academics are leaders in their fields, conducting groundbreaking research that directly informs your teaching.
As a student at Edinburgh you will work alongside these world-class academics and learn about the very latest developments in your subject.
Join us and be part of an enthusiastic community of pioneers, visionaries and scholars, with the chance of one day working on life-changing research yourself.
Our academics’ research achievements have global implications:
Today we’re working towards many more historic firsts, including finding new treatments for major diseases such as multiple sclerosis, motor neurone disease and breast cancer.
As an internationally renowned centre of academic excellence, we've forged collaborations with leading universities around the world.
Our partners include world-class institutions such as the California Institute of Technology, the Universities of Pennsylvania, Melbourne and Toronto, ETH Zurich, Heidelberg University in Germany and the Universities of Copenhagen and Amsterdam.
* Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014