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Community Engagement

Find out more about our award-winning programme of public engagement and outreach events.

We take part in a varied programme of public engagement and outreach events including the Campus Open Day, school visits, science festivals and activities on Campus such as the innovative work experience programme Science Insights. 

In recognition of the valuable work carried out by both staff and students in the local communities, in 2015 the Easter Bush Campus was awarded the Scottish Enterprise Community Engagement Award.

Public events

A year-round programme of events and activities designed to engage public audiences with our research.

Easter Bush Science Outreach Centre

Get hands-on with real-life science in our purpose-built teaching laboratory, offering activities for school pupils, teachers and community groups.

Work experience

We aim to inspire the next generation of scientists by offering opportunities for young people to find out about research careers.

STEM Ambassadors

Our researchers visit schools as part of the STEM Ambassadors programme


Accessible resources about our research from Cute Egg to Dolly the Sheep.

Animal Genetics Centenary

2019 marks 100 years of Animal Genetics at the University of Edinburgh and we are celebrating by highlighting our current research in this area.

Get involved

Get involved with our research engagement activities