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Student Stories

Student Stories

Blogs and vlogs from students of the University of Edinburgh

Tag: City of Edinburgh

Light show on the glasshouse at the Royal Botanic Gardens

Reading Time: 2 minutes …by Alexandra / from Scotland / studying Medicine / 2nd year I was one of the many people who bought a bike during the pandemic and since then I’ve been exploring parts of the city a bit further afield. These are some of my favourite places to visit… Portobello Beach Portobello beach is three miles […]

Johanna standing in a forest

Reading Time: 2 minutes …by Johanna / from Germany / studying Psychology / 4th year So you’re interested in student life at Edinburgh University? Whether you’ve gotten an offer, confirmed your place or are simply trying to learn more about this wonderful city, this is the blog post for you! My name’s Johanna, I am going into my final […]

Reading Time: 4 minutes …by Riho / from Japan / studied at The University of Edinburgh between 2018-2019 on exchange Edinburgh is full of museums – you’ll never get tired of visiting them, since there are a lot! But of all the museums in Edinburgh, the National Museum of Scotland is the most famous. Today, I would like to […]

Reading Time: 3 minutes …by Jana / from Germany / studied at The University of Edinburgh on exchange as part of ERASMUS+ After Christmas, I came back to a quiet Edinburgh. Winter break here means an abandoned campus, free choice of seat in your favourite coffee shop and an empty hallway in my usually busy twelve people apartment. I […]

Reading Time: 2 minutes by Katherine / from Canada / PhD Biomedical Sciences 2015-2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes by Katherine / from Canada / PhD Biomedical Sciences 2015-2018

Reading Time: 3 minutes …by Phoebe / from the United Kingdom / PhD Tissue Repair 2013-2017 This month I was involved in the site visit for the new Centre for Tissue Repair and Regeneration which basically involved making a poster of my work and presenting it to the visitors from the Wellcome Trust so they could get a feel […]


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