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We are distinctive in our person-centred and career-focused approach to education and teaching, and our commitment to shaping a better world. As a student with us, you are much more than a matriculation number and we offer you the optimum balance of theoretical and practical learning.   Renowned for immediately relevant research and innovation, we have widely recognised expertise in business, the creative industries, education, health and rehabilitation, and social sciences.

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Why Study at QMU

Relevant courses and placements, top ranking graduate employment statistics, and a great location and campus are just a few of the many reasons to choose QMU.

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Our World-Leading Research

Our research at QMU is rated world-leading and internationally excellent. Find out more about how our research is improving lives.

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Our campus offers a friendly and supportive learning environment, with easy access to Edinburgh life. Discover more about what our beautiful campus has to offer.

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Careers and Employability Service

If you study at QMU we can help you, no matter what stage you are at in thinking about your career. We encourage you to use our careers service from the moment you begin your studies to the time you graduate, and beyond.

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QMU nursing team shares stories of COVID at Portobello Book Festival

As part of the Catalysts for Change project SEEDs, funded by the Queen’s Nursing Institute Scotland read more

15 October 2021

QMU secures over £225,000 in support through extended partnership with Santander Universities

An extended three-year agreement with Santander Universities will result in £226,500 worth of furthe read more

13 October 2021

Black History Month 2021

Black History Month offers a space in which we can celebrate the contributions of minority ethnic pe read more

08 October 2021 More News

QMU - Online Community Forum - November 2021

The Queen Margaret University Community Forum will take place online, on Tuesday 2nd November at 6.3 read more

02 November 2021

EiR Webinar 1- Identifying Your Business Idea and Getting Started

10 November 2021

UCAS - Create Your Own Future - Manchester

This is your perfect opportunity to meet unis, ask questions, speak to subject experts, and compare read more

23 - 24 November 2021 More Events

Pandemic Thoughts: Decolonising COVID by Dr Geetha Marcus

Early in September this year, the Senior Management Team at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh led read more

30 September 2021

Inclusivity in our curriculum design: easier said than done

As we work towards creating a truly inclusive curriculum which allows all students to reach their po read more

02 August 2021

Decolonising the Curriculum: Silence is not an Option

Stephen Lawrence was a black British teenager who was murdered in an unprovoked racially motivated a read more

21 April 2021 More Blogs