College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Where to get help

Information on academic and non-academic support services.

Academic support services

The Institute for Academic Development (IAD) provides University level support for teaching, learning and researcher development; through leadership, innovation, collaboration and direct provision that benefits students, staff and the University’s international reputation. The IAD offers study development workshops, self-study learning resources, and people you can talk to, to help you succeed in your studies.


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Non-academic support services

The University offers a wide range of non-academic support services to assist you while you are studying. Find out more about the non-academic support and services available to students at Edinburgh, as listed below.