The University’s Widening Participation Team is involved in a wide variety of projects supporting applicants and current students alike.
For further information about any of these projects, please contact the appropriate team member.
Science Insights is an exciting work experience programme from The MRC Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine (IGMM) and The Roslin Institute and Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies at the University of Edinburgh.
CPD for Teachers
These sessions are for teachers from local state secondary schools who give advice and guidance to pupils applying to university through UCAS. They are completely FREE to attend and as many staff from your school as you want can come along. We can also offer CPD sessions in your school!
Career exploration events designed for Access to the Professions and expanded to other professions.
Primary and early secondary years initiative
Our work with primary and early secondary children from Wester Hailes Education Centre, Liberton High School and Leith Academy
We work with local College partners in order to support students wishing to progress to degree level study via Higher National (HN) or access course studies.
Where possible, Student Recruitment and Admissions offers free tickets to local school students for the University's public lectures.