This historic university first opened in 1583. Located in the busy city of Edinburgh, the campus is easily accessible by various forms of transport and you will always have plenty to do when you are not studying. The university is divided into three colleges. There is a wide variety of courses to choose from, catering for undergraduate and postgraduate students. There is also a range of short courses, from art and design workshops to science courses. If you decide to live away from home, there are accommodation options. You may choose to live on campus or privately rent. Either way, you will be given advice and support throughout.