Founded in 1583, the University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top universities. We are globally recognised for our research, development and high-quality teaching, attracting some of the world’s leading thinkers to work and study here.
Choose to study with us and you will be investing in an education that will help you build a successful future.
Trains come in to Edinburgh Waverley Station, and buses and coaches to the nearby St Andrews Square bus station. The University can be reached quickly by local buses from Princes Street or by taxi.
Edinburgh is well connected to the UK road and motorway network. You can visit the University by car but in some campuses parking can be limited. For more information, view our Campus maps.
Edinburgh International Airport has regular scheduled services to many UK and International destinations. You can catch an airport bus that will drop you off in the city centre or take a taxi direct to the University. For more information, visit the Edinburgh International Airport website.
As an urban University, you'll have no trouble finding us if you arrive in the city centre by train or bus. Student Recruitment and Admissions (SRA) is at number 57 on the east side of George Square.
Visit our website for more information: http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/undergraduate/visiting/getting-here
Use our course finder to browse courses available for visiting students at the University of Edinburgh.
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