School of Informatics

Why study here?

The University of Edinburgh is one of the world's top institutions for the study of Informatics.

Student experience

Current students share their experiences of studying with us.

Living in Edinburgh

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Edinburgh has recently been voted the best place to live in the UK.

Student exchange programmes

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We encourage students to consider the possibility of spending one year of their undergraduate degree course at a university in another country.

Student societies

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There are a large number of student societies available throughout the University.

Our reputation

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Edinburgh University is one of the best in the world and it's school of Informatics amongst the best in Europe and the UK.

Your future

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The 2014 Emerging Global Graduate Employability survey placed Edinburgh in the top 25 institutions worldwide for employability of its graduates.

Teaching quality

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The School of Informatics has a first-rate reputation for teaching having received a top ‘excellent’ rating in the most recent Teaching Quality Assessment exercise.

Diverse. Equal. Inclusive

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We’re a friendly, supportive, diverse and international community.

Alumni profiles - former students explain how Informatics helped shape their lives.