Campus Facilities

As an EIC student, you'll find 3 stunning self-contained student campuses that will provide you with a ready-made student community throughout the 4 years of studying.

Craiglockhart Campus

EIC is located at Craiglockhart Campus, which is also the home of Business School. It provides a friendly and open environment for lecturers and students come together. With Wi-Fi network access available throughout the whole campus, it also boasts the most modern teaching and learning facilities in Scotland:

The Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre with the capacity to hold 200 people, with calculated lighting and ergonomically designed furniture, student enjoy their lecture like nowhere else.

Each digital language lab is equipped with the latest software which is ideal for EIC students when studying pathway courses. Self-study areas located in the library on the lower grounds, where EIC students can study independently and in groups. The library stock reflects all subjects taught at EIC, with computer, printing and photocopying facilities.

Merchiston Campus

Merchiston Campus has some of the most impressive IT and Engineering facilities in a UK university.

The Jack Kilby Computer Centre has 500 computers, with 24/7 access for all students
Specialist labs including: Cisco networking, general networking and embedded systems for Linux, and Microsoft technologies also development labs with high spec PCs, PS3 development kits and NVIDIA enhanced machines provide computing students a great platform to study and practice.

Engineering labs allow students to develop their skills in transport, energy and renewables, advanced materials, construction technologies, innovative structures, timber engineering and wood science.

Sighthill Campus

At Sighthill campus, EIC student can access state-of-the-art teaching labs for Life Science courses.

These labs include: confocal microscopeas, molecular and protein biology equipment, Class II containment facility for cell line and virus work, nanomaterial handling and characterisation equipment, a histology section and an in vivo testing facility.

There are also Biofuel research labs and facilities for assessing bioremediation in waste water and environmental biology laboratories, which allow students to observe fresh water species and terrestrial animals.

Sports Centre

The [EN]GAGE sports centre includes a 200m square fitness suite and can cater for a wide range of different sports and exercise classes, these sports facility are also open for EIC students 7 days a week.