University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh is a public research university in Edinburgh, Scotland. Granted a royal charter by King James VI in 1582 and officially opened in 1583, it is... Wikipedia

  • Former names:  Tounis College, King James' College
  • Type:  Public research university, Ancient university
  • Established:  1583
  • Endowment:  £565.2 million (2021)
  • Budget:  £1.176 billion (2020–21)
  • Chancellor:  Anne, Princess Royal
  • Rector:  Debora Kayembe
  • Principal:  Peter Mathieson
  • Academic staff:  4,800 FTE (2021)
  • Administrative staff:  6,001 FTE (2021)
  • Students:  28,880 (2014/15)
  • Undergraduates:  20,100 (2014/15)
  • Postgraduates:  8,780 (2014/15)
  • Campus:  Urban, suburban
  • Colours:  Red Blue
  • Affiliations:  ACU, Coimbra Group, EUA, LERU, Russell Group, Una Europa, UNICA, Universitas 21, Universities Scotland, Universities UK
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo