Social Work

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The University of Edinburgh has been providing training for social workers since 1918. It is one of the largest centres for social work education in the UK and is among the highest ranked for the quality of its teaching and research. We provide a range of educational opportunities for both intending and qualified social workers, at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Three year PhD scholarship in Social Work

In 2018, Social Work at Edinburgh will celebrate its centenary year. Applications are invited to carry out doctoral research on the history of social work

The John Triseliotis Scholarships for MSW applicants

This year, we are proud to offer 10 scholarships to the best and brightest applicants to the Master of Social Work programme at The University

CBE for Prof Bill Whyte

We're delighted to announce that Bill Whyte been recognised in the Queens New Year Honours