Now home to over 18,000 students from over 100 countries, Edinburgh Napier University first welcomed 800 students as Napier Technical College in 1964. However their story goes back to the time of John Napier, the brilliant sixteenth century mathematician and philosopher from whom they take their name.
They develop students though their personalised learning and links to industry and find solutions to societal problems through their research. Their vision is to be an enterprising and innovative community renowned internationally, with an unrivalled student learning experience.
The university has three campuses in Edinburgh offering advanced facilities for learning, teaching and research. Based in an iconic, prosperous city and a stunning, ambitious forward thinking country, Edinburgh Napier is a great place to live, work and study.
Edinburgh Napier comprises six schools with an international focus, each committed to growing their academic reputation, delivering an excellent personalised student experience and building innovation, enterprise and citizenship.