Graduations McEwan Hall

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

Undergraduate student Baber Rasheed in a practical laboratory session

Find out more about undergraduate student life from the people who know it best: our students.

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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*.


Postgraduate research degrees

Teaching Matters

Libraries and collections

Hundreds of people living with motor neurone disease are being invited to take part in one of the UK’s most comprehensive clinical trials in a generation.

A spectacular lantern display, a book launch and a martial arts performance are among University events celebrating Chinese New Year.

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