A good university honours degree (first or 2:1), or equivalent (3.25 GPA), or relevant work / life experience. Also you must meet the English language requirements.
Background subjects relevant to our programmes include:
- Veterinary Medicine
- Biological Sciences
- Biomedical Sciences
- Image Analysis
- Image Processing
- Computer Science
Check specific programmes & courses for more detailed listings of relevant background training.
English language requirements & online support:
Online pre-sessional academic language course
Pre-induction online course in Learn
Open access pre-induction course to students who have received an offer, providing examples of online courses and support.
Our online programmes & courses require you to access materials, discussion boards, references, activities & other online learning tools, via the internet.
You are responsible for your own technical set-up. We expect you to take responsibility for your access to the programme, make back-ups of your work, & to organise alternate access if required.
You are not expected to be a technical whizz. We provide guidance and training for the tools we use.
The University’s IS department do provide distance learning support; and also on weekdays the Edinburgh Imaging Academy office can also offer advice.