Internal Medicine

Fees and scholarships

Find out how much the programme costs and what help may be available to you.


Our fees are set by the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine and are the same for both overseas and home students. Please note that the amount quoted below is for each academic year.

Academic year Online distance learning Programme costs
2024-1025 £6,370 £0

Online learning fees 2024-2025

Notes on annual tuition fees:

  • A tuition fee deposit is required (unless exempt). The deposit fee for your programme can be found in the “fees and costs” section of your programme on the University’s Degree Finder.  For more information regarding payment, deadlines and exemptions click here.
  • International students starting full-time programmes of study of more than one year will be charged a fixed annual fee rate in each year of study.
  • All other students on full-time and part-time programmes of study of more than one year should be aware that annual tuition fees are subject to revision and are typically increased by approximately 5% per annum. This annual increase should be taken into account when you are applying for a programme.

For further information from the university on fees and funding Scholarships and Funding

MSc Internal Medicine Scholarship

The University of Edinburgh’s MSc Internal Medicine will offer up to eight partial tuition fee scholarships. Scholarhips are available for one year to support new students commencing study in the 2021-2022 academic year.

For more details and hot to apply, please follow the link below.

MSc Internal Medicine Scholarship

RCPE UK and International Scholarships

These Scholarships are funded by our partner, the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. Please note that you have to complete the online application to join the programme before applying for the scholarships. Only students who have already been offered a place on the programme will be considered for a scholarship award.

For more details and how to apply, please follow the link below.

RCPE UK and International Scholarships


Scholarship Opportunity

One scholarship is available for high achieving offer holders. The Glenmore Medical Online Postgraduate Scholarship would particularly welcome applications from students from Africa with offers from eligible MSc programmes.  For more information and list of eligible MSc programmes see:  The Glenmore Medical Online Postgraduate Scholarship


Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Masters Scholarships

There are a limited number of Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Master’s Scholarships available. These are competitive and only open if you are a resident in, and a national of, one of the listed countries on their webpages.

Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Masters Scholarships


Staff Scholarship Scheme

The University runs a Staff Scholarships Scheme. This is for both full- and part-time staff undertaking postgraduate study for career enhancement within the University.

Staff Scholarships Scheme


Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships 2023

Scholarships are offered by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (CSC) for applicants accepted for admission to eligible online programmes at the University of Edinburgh in the Academic Year 2023-2024.

Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships


Pre-application Enquiries

If you want to talk to someone from the Internal Medicine team, please feel free to email or phone us.

Postgraduate Study at Edinburgh Information Hub

Edinburgh University Monthly Online Information Sessions

Edinburgh University Scholarship Search

Tuition Fee Deposits

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