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Private Accommodation in Edinburgh – the Student Perspective: Tips & Neighbourhoods
It’s that exciting and nerve-wracking period before your start at University, and you’re asking yourself so many questions, trying to...
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Reflecting On My First Two Years at Edinburgh University
The past two years have gone by in a blink of an eye, it feels like I’ve been here forever,...
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Energy, Society and Sustainability MSc – My Experience
As my time in the Energy, Society and Sustainability MSc is coming to an end, I thought I would share...
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Society Spotlight: Palaeontology Society
Who are we? Palaeontology is about all things prehistoric! Our society is focused on the scientific study of fossils, including...
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Working as a student: how, why and where
For many students, working part time is a great way to make living in Edinburgh more affordable. As someone coming...
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Wild swimming and mental health
Wild swimming is an exhilarating activity and has also been linked to improving and boosting mental health. Wild swimming is...
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Society Spotlight: Geography society aka Geogsoc
The Geography Society - more commonly known as  "Geogsoc" - is our student-led society run for all those with an...
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Student life at The University of Edinburgh

Recent posts on student life
Reflecting On My First Two Years at Edinburgh University
The past two years have gone by in a blink of an eye, it feels like I’ve been here forever,...
Read More "Reflecting On My First Two Years at Edinburgh University"
Society Spotlight: Palaeontology Society
Who are we? Palaeontology is about all things prehistoric! Our society is focused on the scientific study of fossils, including...
Read More "Society Spotlight: Palaeontology Society"
Working as a student: how, why and where
For many students, working part time is a great way to make living in Edinburgh more affordable. As someone coming...
Read More "Working as a student: how, why and where"
Society Spotlight: Geography society aka Geogsoc
The Geography Society - more commonly known as  "Geogsoc" - is our student-led society run for all those with an...
Read More "Society Spotlight: Geography society aka Geogsoc"
World Oceans Day: 3 Tips to protect our oceans from home
(Photo: https://saveourseas.com) On June 8th, the world gathers to celebrate World Oceans Day, an initiative aiming to raise awareness on...
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World Environment Day 2020
World Environment Day falls on the 5th of June every year. It was founded by the United Nations in 1974...
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Post-Semester Schedules & Assessments: How to Work on Your Dissertation?
It’s the start of the third semester: a couple of days have passed since you submitted your last assessment, and...
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Transitions to Online Learning during COVID-19: First-hand Experiences
What a sudden turn this year has taken! Who would’ve thought on January 1st 2020 that our lives would have...
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