Covid-19 response

Our response

Find out how The University of Edinburgh community, researchers and experts are responding to the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

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Providing a world-class university education to more than 40,000 students has never been simple. This year, that challenge has of course taken on the extra complication of adapting life on campus to meet both the needs of our students and complex coronavirus prevention precautions.

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Comment, opinion, and analysis on the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak from Edinburgh's world-leading experts.

Members of the University community share their experience, projects, research and response to Covid-19.

Join us to support the global Covid-19 response.

People who wear a face mask significantly lower the risk of spreading Covid-19 to others through speaking and coughing, research suggests.

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Students from the University of Edinburgh have used their skills and access to research to help local community groups better understand Covid-19 research.

We'd like to hear from our community and how they are responding to, and dealing with, the changes that Covid-19 have brought.

Our Edinburgh Local team and their work with the local community and community partners.