University at the festivals

Our highlights

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

Edinburgh International Festival

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

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

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

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.

Edinburgh International Science Festival

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

Edinburgh Art Festival

Art Festival
The University hosts exhibitions as part of the Art Festival.

Edinburgh International Film Festival

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

just Festival

just Festival
The University is proud to be a part of the city's festival focusing on spirituality and diversity.

Festival of Politics

Festivals of Politics
Edinburgh academics contribute to Festival of Politics events.

All our events

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