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Read our student blogs and find out what you can expect from 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. 

Student Blogs 

Student Life

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

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