College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine


The University of Edinburgh is a founding member of the Eurolife Network of European Universities in Life Sciences, a consortium of eight leading research driven European universities committed to the highest standards of research and education in the life and health sciences. It seeks to facilitate student exchanges, research collaboration and other links.

Who can apply?

Postgraduate students from the University of Edinburgh and other Eurolife institutions are welcome to apply.

Benefits of student exchanges

The benefits of an exchange for the student are significant.

Costs and expenses

Normally, the student is expected to pay for their travel, accommodation, living and associated costs, but not tuition fees or lab costs/bench fees.

Further information

Duration and quota of exchange visits and a list of other resources.

Exchange enquiries

Please contact the University of Edinburgh Eurolife Administrator, Paul McGuire, in the first instance.

Eurolife research collaboration

Eurolife is also very keen to facilitate research collaboration between researchers in partner institutions, including combined research funding applications.

Related Links

Website for Eurolife