Edinburgh Medical School

The student experience

Discover what it's like to study medicine at Edinburgh - and hear from current and former students.

Student support

A medical student discussed her work with a personal tutor.
When you join the Edinburgh Medical School, you become part of a close-knit community.

Student stories blog

Montage of images of medical student life
Our lively blog is packed with stories about what it's like to study medicine at the University of Edinburgh. 


Videos from current and former medical students.

Clubs and societies

Group shot of netball club outside of McEwan Hall
There's a lot more to student life than just lectures and tutorials!

Social media channels

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Follow our channels for daily news and stories from Edinburgh Medical School.

Semester dates

Lecturer and students in a classroom
Semester dates for the MBChB academic year 2023/24 and 2024/25.