University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh is proud to house Europe’s largest Informatics research centre, and is currently ranked 24th in the world for Computer Science (5th in UK) (Times H.E. 2020). 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). Throughout the digital summer school, you will work with world-leading academics and current students on a variety of topics from theoretical to strong application, in computer science, artificial intelligence, software engineering, cognitive science and informatics. You will deepen your understanding of the subject and develop new skills by taking part in interactive online classes, independent study and practical group project work. You will also have the opportunity to try out other subjects throughout the week.
Physics is the study of what the world is made of and how it works, from the smallest particles, to the structure of the universe. By taking part in Edinburgh’s interactive digital summer school, you will be joining one of the UK’s top 4 universities for Physics (Times H.E. 2019). Throughout the summer school, you will explore a wide range of physics topics through a mixture of interactive online activities, independent study, and engaging practical work. Our fantastic team of academic staff and current students will work with you to explore various themes designed to develop your analytical and problem-solving skills, and have fun along the way! You will also have the opportunity to try out other subjects throughout the week.
12 July 2021 - 16 July 2021
150 places across all programmes
Higher: Mathematics & Physics
A-Level: Mathematics & Physics
IB: HL Mathematics & Physics