Sport & Exercise

Performance sport

Sport & Exercise and Edinburgh University Sports Union (EUSU) jointly run Performance Sport support programmes for exceptionally talented student athletes.

About us

performance sport
The University of Edinburgh is among the country’s leading sporting universities.


The University of Edinburgh offers various elite sporting scholarships for student athletes.

Individual Performance Programme

Individual Performance Programme Applications Now Open
Applications for the 2018/19 individual Performance Programme (IPP) open on Monday 5 March 2018.

Team Performance Programme

The University’s leading sports clubs form part of the University’s Team Performance Programme.

Performance Sport News

Performance Sport News
Keep up-to-date with news from our Performance Sport Programmes

Hall of Fame

In 2008 University of Edinburgh Sport inaugurated a 'Sports Hall of Fame' to celebrate outstanding sporting achievement. Its recipients are announced at the University of Edinburgh Sport Blues & Colours Dinner in each year.