Postgraduate study at the University of Edinburgh can open up new horizons and career paths, with graduates from Nursing Studies highly regarded throughout the world.
The department offers a range of taught and research postgraduate programmes that may be taken on a full or a part-time basis. We also offer Continuing Professional Development courses that can be studied as a standalone course or credit towards a postgraduate qualification.
MSc Advanced Nursing
The MSc Advanced Nursing is an innovative and new programme that offers advanced study for nurses working within a global context to enhance practice at the local level.
Masters in Nursing with Pre-registration (Adult)
This innovative programme offers those who already have an honours degree the opportunity to undertake a shortened, two-year programme to become a registered adult nurse whilst gaining a masters degree.
Neurological Rehabilitation and Care (Online Learning) PgCert
This cutting-edge new programme will equip registered nurses working in neurological rehabilitation with the resources and skills to develop person-centred, partnership focussed, practice in the area of neurological care and rehabilitation of adults.
Develop your career in nursing and healthcare with one of our flexible, dynamic and relevant Continuing Professional Development opportunities.
Scholarships and student funding
Click here for information on funding opportunities and tuition fees for prospective postgraduate students.
Find out about our postgraduate research programmes