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We offer students the optimum balance of theoretical and practical education to prepare them for successful careers, in a friendly and supportive learning environment. Renowned for relevant research and knowledge exchange work which focuses on making a positive impact on society, we have widely recognised expertise in health & rehabilitation, sustainable business, and creativity & culture.

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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, ranked top modern university in Scotland in the Times Good University Guide 2020.

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Meet the Drama student promoting body positivity to Scotland’s young people

It's been a busy year so far for Katie Reid, a 21-year-old Drama and Performance student from Glasgo read more

09 October 2019

Lord Forte Foundation Scholarships

Six students from Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh, have each been awarded a £2,500 schola read more

07 October 2019

Gypsy and Traveller Girls - a discussion

Dr Geetha Marcus, a Senior Lecturer from Queen Margaret University’s (QMU) Division of Psychology, S read more

04 October 2019 More News

Postgraduate Open Evening

We hold web chats at various points in the year, and a face-to-face postgraduate open event each aut read more

20 November 2019

TEDxQMU 2019

Following on from a successful TEDx event in 2017, the TEDx team are delighted to announce that TEDx read more

22 November 2019 More Events

Make the most of QMU's Open Days!

Choosing a university is a big decision. As well as scoping out what kind of courses are on offer, a read more

17 September 2019

Ten Reasons to choose QMU

If you’re reading this, chances are you are thinking of studying at Queen Margaret University, Edinb read more

22 August 2019

Discovering Budapest: my semester abroad

Alexandria Brown is a student from Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh. Alexandria, who studi read more

21 August 2019 More Blogs