Undergraduate study - 2019 entry

City life

Edinburgh is a beautiful, historic city that has regularly been voted as one of the most desirable places to live in the world.

World-class city

View of the National Gallery from the Mound.
Scotland's inspiring capital will be the backdrop to your studies — an irresistible blend of history, natural beauty and modern city life.

Nightlife and entertainment

See and do overview - nightlife
Explore the city after dark: live music, comedy, theatre or just a night out with friends.

Culture and heritage

See and do overview - culture
Find out more about the lively cultural life of the city from historic buildings to contemporary art.


See and do overview - eating
With more restaurants per head than any other UK city, whatever you are looking to eat, Edinburgh has it.


See and do overview - festivals
Jazz. Science. Books. Film. Comedy. Storytelling. Art. You name it; we’ve got a festival for it.

Sport and activities

See and do overview - sport
It's easy to stay active in Edinburgh, whether you’re an adrenaline addict or simply looking for a new hobby.

Gardens and green spaces

See and do overview - gardens
Escape the buzz of the city and relax in one of Edinburgh's many parks and green spaces.


See and do overview - shopping
Edinburgh's shops cater to all tastes and budgets, from high street favourites to exclusive, designer boutiques.

Out of the city

See and do overview - outside the city
Take a break from city life and head out of town to enjoy the stunning scenery and attractions in the surrounding areas.

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