Examples of the University's teaching, research, commercialisation and outreach activities.
Exploring the boundaries of next-generation robotics
Robotics researchers are paving the way for the first footsteps on Mars, and making advances that could help save lives on Earth.
Looking beyond borders: student initiatives help those most in need
Undergraduate innovation is helping refugees in Greece, and bringing comfort and confidence to women in Namibia
Creating a regenerative revolution for Parkinson’s disease
Ten years of painstaking research has opened to door to safe new stem-cell treatments for a range of degenerative diseases
Our pioneers: 60 years of excellence in nursing education
Enlightened thinking at the University since the 1950s has changed the way nursing is taught and regarded today
Incubating research to bring global success for our graduates
How University support has helped two innovative graduates turn their technical idea into a virtual reality.
Reframing the global debate on child protection
Collaborative research and a spirit of openness are helping to put child protection policy into practice worldwide
Launching a new Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security
A new Global Academy is bringing experts together to find solutions to the world's key food issues.
Supporting student volunteering that forms lasting friendships
Introducing the University of Edinburgh student volunteers who are forming lasting friendships while contributing to the community.