School of GeoSciences

About the programme

Find out more about what Ecological and Environmental Sciences involves, and why you should study it in Edinburgh.

What is Ecological and Environmental Sciences?

Ecology is the study of plants and animals in relation to their physical and biological environment.

Why study at Edinburgh?

We are a leading research and teaching institution with state of the art facilities and a supportive and welcoming community.

Is Ecological and Environmental Sciences for me?

The study of ecology appeals to those who are concerned about what we are doing to the environment.