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We have more than 50 academic staff members with a large variety of research interests.

Students studying in the research room

Find out about our programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and about what our current students think about studying History at the University of Edinburgh.

Read about the latest History news and events in the School.

Edinburgh Castle from the Grassmarket, photographed by George Washington Wilson in 1865

Read about our current projects, which cover a wide range of periods and aspects of historical research.

Globe and books

The School offers state-of-the-art facilities, and our central Edinburgh location is very close to a number of city museums and libraries.

The School's home, the William Robertson Wing of the Old Medical School

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