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Edinburgh College of Art (ECA) brings together creative practices that shape the world around us.

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Located in the historic Old Town of one of the world’s greatest cultural cities, we are part of the University of Edinburgh. The University is consistently ranked one of the best 50 universities in the world.

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Graduate Show 2024

Our graduate show is open from Friday 31st May to Sunday 9th June. If you can't join us in person, you can view all the fantastic work from our students on our graduate show website.

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Research as inquiry and experiment

ECA is a vibrant and internationally-engaged interdisciplinary hub for creative innovation embedded within the world-leading University of Edinburgh.

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