Prospective postgraduates

Information for prospective students who have applied to study at the University of Edinburgh.

We offer a wide range of taught postgraduate degrees and research degrees across our three subject areas.

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Choose from a variety of ways to visit the School and the campus, and find out more about what we can offer.

Information for visiting students

How to apply to the School of History, Classics and Archaeology as a visiting postgraduate student.


A wide range of facilities and support is available to postgraduates in the School.

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Find out about the costs of studying with us and what funding opportunities are available.

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How to apply

Follow our five-step process to begin your postgraduate journey with the School. 

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Join the School of History, Classics and Archaeology community online - Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, blogs and podcasts.

Contact us

Need to know more? Contact us to find out.