As well as offering one-to-one teaching and award-winning peer group support, we can direct you to other departments offering a wide range of study skills services for students including workshops, factsheets, advice and learning resources.
A-Z of student services
The Institute for Academic Development
The Institute for Academic Development aims to help students succeed in their current studies and in their future careers.
There are a number of on-campus workshops for postgraduates run via the Institute for Academic Development throughout the year, covering topics such as presentation skills, academic writing and dissertation planning.
The Institute for Academic Development runs a number of online courses. Some are tailored for distance learning students and others are open to all postgraduates.
Student Counselling Services
Student Counselling Services offer wellbeing services and resources to help support your studies.
Improve your presentation skills at one of our workshops
Online and Distance learners can stress-bust with email counselling
Edinburgh University Students' Association's Peer Proofreading service is open during semester for non-native English speakers.
Get in touch
If you would like further guidance on specific study skill areas, talk to us.