College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

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Students looking at a display in the anatomical museum

The College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine comprises two schools: the Edinburgh Medical School and the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies.

Together we form a unique grouping in the UK where vets, medics and biomedical scientists work together and study the common causes of disease that affect our populations.

Find out more about the College

Biomedical Undergraduate students in the East West Laboratory

The Edinburgh Medical School integrates research and teaching across our three deaneries.

Intern with vet examining a dog

The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is a world leader in veterinary education, research, and clinical practice, at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

A researcher with protective eyewear using a pipette

Medical and veterinary medical research at the University of Edinburgh has impact in more than 100 countries, including many developing countries.

Medical students enjoying a break

Study for an undergraduate degree programme at the College.

Undergraduates in the University of Edinburgh's Anatomy Museum

Find College-wide information for staff and current students in the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.

View of the Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics

The College is home to a number of institutes, focusing on specific areas of medical and veterinary research. 

Pupils taking part in the Science Insights programme

Find out about College research through our lively engagement programme.