Edinburgh University, motor company
The economic impact study, (BIGGAR ECONOMICS) explains that Edinburgh University contributes £2 billion to the Scottish economy and 30,000 jobs across the country (This includes medical research and the creation of start-up and capital investment).
Indeed, the University of Edinburgh students contribute £177 million to the Scottish economy. We can say that Edinburgh University plays a main part in Scottish and UK economy.
Across Scotland in 2014, universities generate £6.7 billion.