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The University of EdinburghSpecialism
- The University Medical degree is considered one of the most highly regarded qualifications in the world
- Edinburgh is highly regarded for its linguistics department
The University of Edinburgh Accomodation
All undergraduate students are guaranteed to receive an offer of accommodation in their first year of study. The option to stay during vacations is available.
Most university residence includes gas and electricity costs. Prices range from £95-£187.50 per week (subject to change).
The majority of university accommodation is around 1.5 km from the university, a 15–20-minute walk.
Private rental options are available for those that choose not to stay in university residence.
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University Accomodation5625 Bedrooms
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The University of Edinburgh History
Established in 1583, the University of Edinburgh persistently ranks as one of the top 50 universities in the world. It is home to one of the most diverse student communities with 33,609 students from over 130 countries studying 100 academic disciplines.
The university is associated with some of the most significant figures to shape the modern world including laying the foundations of quantum mechanics (Max Born), the theory of evolution (Charles Darwin) and the development of geology (James Hutton) and sociology (Adam Ferguson).
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The University of Edinburgh Key Facts
- Ranked 21st in the World University Rankings 2015
- 85% of undergraduate students graduate with a 1st or 2:1
- 83% of research activity is rated 4* or 3* meaning 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent'
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