University of Edinburgh
Study two subjects at Edinburgh and pick one to specialise in for an exciting project day! In both subjects, you will work with our renowned team of world-leading academics and current students on both theoretical and practical work in lectures, tutorials, group projects, and exciting lab work.
Computer Science (Informatics): Edinburgh is proud to house Europe’s largest Informatics research centre, and is currently ranked 5th in the UK and top 25 in the world for Computer Science (QS 2022). Computer Science (Informatics) is the study of information, computation and communication in artificial intelligence systems (e.g. computers) and in natural systems (e.g. brains, genes, living cells). Explore a huge variety of topics in exciting interactive classes...you may even get to build your own working robot! Previous summer school topics include cybersecurity, artificial intelligence and machine learning, software engineering, bioinformatics, robotics, and alien language translation.
Engineering: Engineering at Edinburgh has a long and distinguished history, and a vibrant and successful present. Balancing technical depth with practical learning, students explore various specialities including chemical, civil & environmental, electronic & electrical, mechanical and general engineering courses. Currently ranked top 10 in the UK for Engineering & Technology, Edinburgh has something for everyone! Previous summer school topics include bridge building, laser technologies, drones & artificial intelligence, soldering & constructing electronic gadgets, wind energy, biomedical engineering, and robotics.
Join us this summer for an "unforgettable" experience that is "educational, fun and awesome!" (2022 Summer School Graduate feedback).
17 July 2023 - 22 July 2023
120 places across all programmes
Either sat or currently sitting:
Higher: Mathematics & EITHER Physics or Engineering Science
A-Level: Mathematics & ONE from Physics, Engineering, or Design & Technology
IB: HL Mathematics & ONE from Physics, Engineering, or Design & Technology