University of Edinburgh World Ranking - US News
Established in 1582, the University of Edinburgh is a public university located in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. It is one of the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and also Scotland's ancient universities. The university has 6 main campuses offering the same programs: Central Area, King's Buildings, Pollock Halls, Little France, Easter Bush and Moray House. The Research Excellence Framework (ranking used by UK government to determine research funding) ranked Edinburgh 4th in the UK for research power.
The university offers more than 200 degree programs through 3 colleges: College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine; and College of Science and Engineering. These colleges are further divided into various schools: Business School; Edinburgh College of Art; Moray House School of Education; School of Divinity; School of Economics; School of Health in Social Science; School of History, Classics and Archaeology; School of Law; School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures; School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences; School of Social and Political Science; University of Edinburgh Medical School; Royal School of Veterinary Studies; School of Biomedical Sciences; School of Clinical Sciences and Community Health; School of Biological Sciences; School of Chemistry; School of Engineering; School of Geosciences; School of Informatics; School of Mathematics; School of Physics and Astronomy.