University of Edinburgh

United Kingdom, Scotland

The University of Edinburgh is located in the spectacular city of Edinburgh known for its historical Edinburgh Castle and the largest Art festival in the world called as Edinburgh festival. More than 300 Masters courses and 180 research areas are pursued in the field of Arts, Humanities and Social Science, Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, Science, and Engineering. Besides, around 70+ Online programs are also offered at this University and have a noteworthy demand as it is flexible and students can balance the study with professional or family commitments. As a host to more than 40,000 students across 156 countries, the University of Edinburgh never fails to captivate the world’s greatest minds. Another fact is that this University has third-largest endowment of any University in the UK after the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge. Apart from academics, the University has plenty of sports clubs including Rugby, Football, and Judo.

Campus Life

Edinburgh has been voted ‘Favorite UK City’ many times since 2001. Considered as the greenest city in the UK with 112 parks, it also has the most gorgeous architecture in Europe.  Excellent roads and rail connections, make Edinburgh an easy traveling city for students. A thrilling fact about the town is that world-famous and part of almost everyone's childhood, ‘HARRY POTTER’ was written in the Elephant House Cafe, Edinburgh by JK Rowling. Also, Edinburgh has a maximum number of restaurants and guaranteed there is something to suit every individual taste buds. Moreover, the students have found this city sparkling and one of the best places to live in. Interestingly, the University spends millions of Pounds on Scholarships, bursaries, and student welfare. At present more than 94% of students are employed at esteemed organizations.    

Noted Alumni

The prestigious alumni include Charles Darwin, David Hume, Alexander Graham Bell, Joseph Black, and Arthur Conan Doyle.