College of Science & Engineering

Virtually explore

Virtually explore or buildings through interactive 3D online platforms.

The King’s Buildings 

King's Buildings
The King's Buildings Campus, Edinburgh

Discover our buildings including the state-of-the-art Edinburgh Genome Foundry (Swann Building), the unusual Anechoic Chamber (James Clerk Maxwell Building), and a variety of other laboratories, as well as insights from staff and students and a plethora of activities scattered throughout campus. 

Virtually Explore: The King’s Buildings 



Watch a short video overview of the homes of Informatics – Appleton Tower and the Informatics Forum – and then discover the diverse routes to computer science that a number of our researchers have taken.

 Virtually Explore: Informatics 


Bayes Centre 

The Bayes Centre
The Bayes Centre atrium

Our home of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence, the Bayes Centre combines expertise from science and industry. With contributions from Design Informatics, the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics, EPCC (parallel computing), and our Space and Satellites research theme, you can get a true sense of how influential Data Science is within our modern world.

Virtually Explore: Bayes Centre 


ARCHER2 supercomputer

ARCHER2 serves as the UK’s National High Performance Computing system and facilitates world-class science for UK researchers.

Virtually Explore: ARCHER2


Other parts of the University 

If you are interested in virtually looking inside other University buildings, a number of other online experiences were developed for Doors Open Day events.

Virtually Explore: Other University locations