Postgraduate study

Online learning

Study online by distance learning for one of our internationally recognised postgraduate qualifications.

Online Learning Open Day: 31 May 2017

Postgraduate Online Learning Open Day
If you're interested in studying online with us, you should join our Online Learning Open Day on Wednesday, 31 May 2017. Experts will be on hand to answer your questions about online distance learning.

Online programmes

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Explore our range of online learning programmes.

What is online learning?

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Study online at your own pace for a high-quality University of Edinburgh degree.


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We provide flexible, tailored support for all our online learning students.

Potential new programmes

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We are continually expanding our postgraduate online learning portfolio. Please give us your feedback on the new programmes we hope to launch soon.