For more than 400 years the University of Edinburgh has been changing the world.
Today, we continue to make our mark, with world-leading experts educating the pioneers of tomorrow.
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 – regularly voted as one of the most desirable places to live in the world – with world-famous cultural festivals and the mountains and beaches of Scotland on your doorstep.
We believe your choice will be rewarded in the quality of your education and student experience.
- Employers want more than a degree holder – they want a graduate with a range of skills and attributes, who can thrive in the working world.Employers from all sectors regard Edinburgh as an excellent training ground for high-flyers and value our graduates’ intellectual ability and high-level attributes developed while studying here.We are well regarded by recruiters seeking talented graduates. High Fliers Research ranked us as the 13th most targeted university in the UK for 2020/21. Our graduates are ranked 25th in the world by employers (QS World University Rankings 2022).
Six months after graduating, 96.5% of our students are in employment or postgraduate study.