Edinburgh Global

We're making a significant contribution to the world, through global partnerships, exchange and engagement.

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Africa Week 2017 will run from 25 October until 1 November. Africa Week celebrates the University’s engagement across the African continent.

Following the success of the inaugural Africa Week in 2016, this year’s programme includes opportunities to learn about our leading research from across the continent, to appreciate the diversity of African art and language, and to celebrate the first anniversary of our transformative leadership programme for students from Africa.

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Global Engagement Plan launches

The Plan sets out the strategic goals for 2017 - 2020 for the University of Edinburgh.

Read our Plan

Funding is available for academic and professional services staff to teach or train in Europe and beyond.

Current students

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Our dedicated support websites for international students.


Guiding students through the visa process.

Student Advisory Service

Providing welfare advice, orientation and support.

A photo of Rome at dusk for Edinburgh Global.

Information for applicants, current students and staff on the impact of the EU referendum.

Applicant support

International students

Our dedicated websites offering applicant support

For all international applicants 

Applying for all levels of study.

For Study Abroad applicants

Dedicated site for applicants who will come for a year or semester.

We recognise the value of creating innovative international programmes, developing research collaborations, enhancing mobility, capacity building and leveraging new funding streams.

Edinburgh Global partnerships

We are an active member of several international partnership networks:

The Coimbra Group

Universitas 21



Go abroad

Our dedicated websites about studying or working abroad.

Go abroad

Find options, inspiration and funding.

Student exchanges

Specific programme advice, including destinations, deadlines and application.