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Student news provides the latest news and information to help keep our student community informed.

It is regularly updated to let you know about upcoming events, new initiatives, opportunities to develop skills and how to make the most of student services.

Climate change scholars begin online studies

Students from countries at high risk from climate change have begun new charity funded scholarships at Edinburgh.

Survey to help improve travel services

Students are invited to complete a University-wide travel survey to help improve transport services and initiatives.

Students set to match profit with purpose

Students are set to devise new business ideas that tackle global challenges and pitch them to a panel of industry leaders.

US Charter award for Dick Vet students

Students at The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies have been awarded official Charter status by a leading student veterinary association.

Launch of new student engagement network

Staff and students are invited to get involved in a new network which aims to enhance student engagement in learning and teaching.

Teaching underway with Media Hopper Replay

The University’s new lecture recording service is now available for teaching in 114 rooms across the institution.

Tickets shift for historic rugby matches

Tickets are selling fast for two matches that feature one of university sport’s greatest rivalries.

Doors open on hidden gems

Everyone is welcome to explore some of the University’s most interesting buildings - for free - this weekend.

Learning and teaching centre opens its doors

The first phase of a £10 million renovation project has just opened which will create a new modern, fully accessible learning and teaching facility at Edinburgh.

Event to help make students feel at home

The University is holding a networking event for all student parents and carers, and the families and partners of international students.

Changes enhance our student experience

Students are at the heart of major improvements taking place across our campus.

Chemistry student is three-minute marvel

An Edinburgh science student is celebrating success in a UK-wide competition aimed at improving communications skills.

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