School of Informatics


An overview of research activity within Informatics.


Research within the School is carried out across a number of institutes.


The research programmes organised by the School of Informatics encompass a wide range of domains.

Interdisciplinary research

The School contributes to a number of interdisciplinary research units, both within the University of Edinburgh, and beyond.

Artificial Intelligence Research at Edinburgh

An introduction to artificial intelligence research at Edinburgh and examples of our achievements.

Examples of research

Links to more information on Informatics research.

Research directory

A listing of researchers by institute and their main areas of interest .


Information on Informatics publications.

Research ethics and integrity

Information on our research ethics procedures and our ethics and integrity code.


The Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA) is a collaboration of leading Scottish Universities.