Edinburgh Imaging

Entrance requirements

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.

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Background subjects relevant to our programmes include:

  • Medicine
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Radiology
  • Radiography
  • Radiotherapy
  • Nursing
  • Biological Sciences
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Pharmacology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Engineering
  • Image Analysis
  • Image Processing
  • Computer Science
  • Informatics


Check specific programmes & courses for more detailed listings of relevant background training.

English language requirements & online support:

English language requirements 

English language teaching centre

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.

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Computing requirements

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.