University at the festivals

At the Heart of Edinburgh's Festivals

Each year we highlight events from the Edinburgh festivals which feature University members of staff.

Edinburgh Science Festival (ESF)

Science Festival
The University has run and hosted events with the Edinburgh International Science Festival for over 20 years.

Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF)

Film Festival
The University is proud to host events in conjunction with the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The University of Edinburgh inspires and hosts a number of Fringe shows every year.

Edinburgh International Festival (EIF)

International Festival
The University is a proud supporter of the Edinburgh International Festival.

Edinburgh International Book Festival

Book Festival
The University sponsors events at the Book Festival and makes the annual presentation for the prestigious James Tait Black literary awards.

Other Festivals

The University of Edinburgh has links with festivals throughout the city

All our events

All of our events
The University engages with the Festivals each year in a variety of events.