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Whatever success looks like to you, you can achieve the extraordinary.

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Edinburgh Impact

A pioneering Twinning Initiative has boosted bonds between Edinburgh and Ukraine, strengthening the cross-border exchange of people and ideas. #EdinburghImpact

Soil has only existed for less than 10% of our planet’s history and around 500 million years ago, it was key to making the Earth habitable. #EdinburghImpact

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A compelling collection of books offering inspirational takes on themes such as belonging, travelling across borders and overcoming personal struggles form the shortlist of Britain’s longest-running literary prizes.

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

Regional engagement

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Global community

A University of Sanctuary

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

City Region Deal

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Community projects

Our work with local schools

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Research and teaching

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


Doctoral College

Teaching Matters

Libraries and collections

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