University at the Festivals

Find out more about our role on campus, the services we offer, our venues and how to get in touch. 

Our mailing list features newsletter updates on festival and arts events involving the University of Edinburgh. We also offer subscribers sneak-peeks behind the scenes and the chance to enter various competitions.

Discover which festivals and events the University is involved with throughout the year.   We hope that these events give everyone a chance to connect with some of the people who are shaping culture, ideas and lives in the 21st century.

The Festivals Office co-ordinates the University's involvement in all of Edinburgh's festivals throughout the year. Find out more about how best to get in touch with us - our office is open 9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday.

Visiting Edinburgh for a festival or event? Pop into our Visitor Centre, go on a walking tour and explore our museums and galleries. And while you are here, why not come and stay in our high quality accommodation?

The University of Edinburgh offers access to a variety of courses, including several that have links with festivals in the city, as well as opportunities for online learning.