Undergraduate students on Arthur's Seat with panoramic view of the city in the background

Join some of the best students from around the globe at one of the world's top universities.

Edinburgh students in meadows

Advice for applicants receiving their IB results and what to do next.

Find your undergraduate degree

Find your postgraduate degree

Covid-19 updates for staff & students

See the latest information and advice for students, staff and prospective students: Covid-19 updates 

Edinburgh impact

Virtual show has vigour and vision of real thing

A vibrant new wave of creative talent is showcasing its skills as never before in Edinburgh College of Art’s first virtual Degree Show.

A close up view of the Covid-19 virus

A simple salt water solution may help to reduce the early symptoms and progression of Covid-19, research suggests.

Medical students smiling

Discover how our community, researchers and experts are helping to respond to this global challenge.

Edinburgh city view

We are a truly global University, making a significant contribution to the world, through global partnership, exchange and engagement.

Global Profile

Global Engagement Plan

Our services

International students

Members of the local community learning Gaelic

We're committed to contributing to the city of Edinburgh through research, teaching, facilities and events.

City Region Deal

University facilities in the city

Community projects

Our work with local schools

Photo of students in a library

Research and teaching

We're ranked 4th in the UK for research power, and have the highest rating possible for our student learning experience*.

Research

Postgraduate research degrees

Teaching Matters

Libraries and collections

*Times Higher Education, Overall Ranking of Institutions; Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education Scotland.