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Edinburgh. An extraordinary future awaits…

Craig Zelizer

November 13, 2023

This is a sponsored post on PCDN.

Our world is facing many significant and complex challenges. Rising inequality and the mass displacement of people, urbanisation, finite natural resources and unprecedented rates of climate and environmental change and associated extreme events all pose formidable challenges for our future.

At the University of Edinburgh, we work to help make that future better.

Come together with extraordinary minds

As a world-leading university, we are here to address today’s greatest challenges.

Our staff and students contribute to a thriving community whose visions are shaping tomorrow's world. We have more than 400 years of excellence behind us. Working together, we can make the next 400 years even better.

You will learn from world-leading academics, conducting ground-breaking research that directly informs the teaching you receive as they share their discoveries with you.

We are ranked in the UK's top 10 universities and the world's top 100 universities for the employability of our graduates*. We also have a dedicated Careers Service to help you.

You'll also be living in Scotland's vibrant and historic capital city, regularly voted as one of the most desirable places to live in the world. A stimulating place to study, Edinburgh is an irresistible blend of history, natural beauty and modern city life.

Making a difference starts here. Are you ready?

Today’s global challenges need extraordinary solutions

At the School of GeoSciences, we are one of the largest and most successful groupings of geographers and environmental scientists in the UK.

Our interdisciplinary Master's programmes span the natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities, providing you with unique opportunities to explore and tackle global challenges.

Our community of staff, students and researchers are passionately committed to understanding the impact of climate on the Earth's systems, the environment and ecosystems, as well as the social, economic, cultural and political implications for society.

We present cutting-edge research, inspirational teaching and innovative thinking, attracting some of the greatest minds from around the globe.

Many of our researchers are pioneers in their field, with their work underpinning some of the most important international policy decisions in history.

So, no matter where you are right now; whatever your background, gender, creed, or passions; whatever makes you ‘you’; if you think the future is a place of infinite, positive, possibility - join us!

An extraordinary reputation

The University of Edinburgh is:

  • 22nd in the world university rankings
  • 4th in the world and 1st in the UK for sustainability  
  • Ranked in the UK’s top 10 universities for the employability of our graduates.

* (QS World University Rankings 2024, QS World University Rankings: Sustainability 2023, QS Best Student Cities 2023, Times Higher Education - Overall Ranking of Institutions and Global Employability University Ranking 2022)

What’s next?

Whatever success looks like to you… you can achieve the extraordinary.  Explore your options and find a degree that's perfectly suited to your interests and career aspirations.

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