The University of Edinburgh

www.ed.ac.uk/

About The University of Edinburgh

Choose to study at Edinburgh and you’ll be investing in an education that will help you build a successful future.

You'll experience the very best in teaching and research. Through our hands-on and innovative approach, we'll equip you with the skills, insights and perspectives to enhance your employability and career prospects.

Our flexible degree programmes, world-class facilities and award-winning support services combine to ensure your experience at Edinburgh is exceptional and unique. You'll also be living in a vibrant and historic capital city with world-famous cultural festivals, where the mountains and beaches of Scotland are on your doorstep. We believe your choice will be rewarded in the quality of your education and student experience.

Founded in 1583, the University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top universities. We are globally recognised for our research, development and innovation and we’ve provided our students with world-class teaching for more than 425 years.

University Rankings

This Year / Last Year

The Sunday Times

22/12322/121

The Guardian

30/12122/119

The Complete University Guide

23/12919/127

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    • City Centre
    • University

    The University of Edinburgh, South Bridge, 32, EH8 9YL

    Telephone: 0131 650 1000
    Email: communications.office@ed.ac.uk
    Website: www.ed.ac.uk/

    Stats and Facts *

    Total Postgraduate Students:

    9,425

    Total Undergraduate Students:

    20,930

    Total Non-UK Students:

    10,790

    Total Part Time Students:

    2,965

    Total Full Time Students:

    27,385

    Total Student Population:

    30,355

    * Based on 2016 HESA Figures

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