University profile

Edinburgh Napier University

2018/19 edition

About Edinburgh Napier University

The world never stands still. And neither do we. At Edinburgh Napier University we’ll help you become a specialist in your field and take your career to the next level.

You’ll need to think critically and challenge convention. We’ll surround you with expert academics with plenty of industry contacts and experience, and give you the experience you need to help you stand out from the crowd.

This is why the 2017 Guardian University Guide ranked us number one in the UK for adding value to students and rates five stars for teaching and employability by the QS Stars rating system in 2018.

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From ecotourism to cybersecurity, sustainable construction to design, we are leading the way in many different fields.

Our study areas include:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Acting
  • Biosciences
  • Building and Surveying
  • Business and Management
  • Computing
  • Criminology, Psychology and Sociology
  • Design
  • Engineering
  • English
  • Film, Journalism and Media
  • Health and Social Care
  • Law
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Music
  • Nursing and Midwifery
  • Sport and Exercise Sciences
  • Tourism, Festival and Events Management
  • Vet Nursing

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We are proud to be based in Edinburgh, home to the largest arts festival in the world, more FTSE 100 companies and tech start-ups than any UK city outside London and voted the best city in the UK for the past four years by the Daily Telegraph.

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From a computer games lab, to life-like hospital wards and a small business incubator, we have everything you need to succeed. Find out more about our three, Edinburgh-based campuses.

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Join our world-class academic staff, and make a real impact on issues affecting our world. Find out more about postgraduate study at Edinburgh Napier

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