New Students

Student voices

Our current students want to welcome you to the University of Edinburgh and give you a taste of how they have experienced it so far and life as a student.

Student Life in Edinburgh 

I was drawn to Edinburgh because of the reputation of the university, however the city itself has grown to become home to me. To me, Edinburgh has that perfect balance between the amenities of a capital city and the charm of a small town.

Caroline Stevens 3rd year in the School of Social and Political Science studying MA (Hons) Sociology with Quantitative Methods. 

Discover more about Edinburgh as a City and what you can expect from student life in Edinburgh 

Student Blogs 

Student Life

University of Edinburgh's official student blog, capturing our students' own personal experiences from living in the city to joining societies and studying in order to help potential students make informed decisions about their futures. 

University of Edinburgh student blogs 

School Student Blogs

Hear from the students about their experiences, journeys and life in Edinburgh: