University of Edinburgh
6.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 51 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Amazing, everything is just about within reach (although the King's Buildings campus could be better reached with more shuttle buses per hour)."
6.6 / 10
Quality of facilities
7.6 / 10
Night life
8 / 10
Student union
6.2 / 10
Quality of teaching
6.9 / 10
Structure of courses
6.6 / 10
Preparation for a job
6.2 / 10

What students say about...

Location of university

"The campus is pretty central, only around 10-20 minutes from most of the student..."

Night life

"It's a capital city so there are many bars, restaurants, cafes, museums and nice..."

Clubs and social environment

"Sports is pretty important up here, there's a team for everything as well as many..."

Diverse backgrounds

"Tuition fees can be a little prohibitive for some students."

Careers services

"The careers service is pretty good, they hold fairs for various employers and email..."


"Great campus, great lecturers, innovative classes."


"The expense of living in Scotland's capital city."

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