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Learning :: Knowledge Exchange

Edin Univ settlement

Although the term 'knowledge exchange' is a relatively recent one, the activity of sharing ideas and knowledge between 'town and gown' was central to the School's raison-d'etre from the outset.

The establishment of the University Settlement in 1905 demonstrated the importance of the relationship between the university and its local community - find out more here.

The creation of the School of Social Study and Training in 2018 was itself a partnership between the Town Council and the University of Edinburgh.