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University of Edinburgh

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The University of Edinburgh (abbreviated as Edin. in post-nominals), founded in 1582, is the sixth oldest university in the United Kingdom and English-speaking world and one of Scotland's ancient universities. The university has five main campuses in the city of Edinburgh, which include many buildings of historical and architectural significance such as those in Old Town. The university played an important role in Edinburgh becoming a chief intellectual centre during the Scottish Enlightenment, contributing to the city being nicknamed the "Athens of the North".

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
353,825
Prior Five Years
56,426
Total Citations
Lifetime
5,885,005
Prior Five Years
554,496
Total Scholars
Lifetime
39,489
Prior Five Years
12,341

Academic Institutional Ranking

Global Overall (All Fields)

Worldwide

Lifetime
60
Prior Five Years
70
National Overall (All Fields)

United Kingdom

Lifetime
7
Prior Five Years
6
Institutional Rankings

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Publications and Citation History

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Scholars based on Top 20 Disciplines

Highly Ranked Scholars™

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