School of Informatics

Prospective postgraduates

Information for prospective postgraduate students.

Taught MSc degrees

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We offer 7 taught Masters (MSc) programmes.

Research degrees

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School of Informatics offers you a wide range of PhD, MPhil and MSc research programmes.

Centres for Doctoral Training

The School of Informatics hosts a number of Centres for Doctoral Training (CDT), funded by the UKRI Research Councils. These programmes strongly promote interdisciplinary study and collaboration with other universities and industrial partners, combining PhD study with taught courses, industrial placements and other training opportunities.

New doctoral programmes

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The School of Informatics is positioned at the forefront of computer science, artificial intelligence and information science. We aspire for our programmes to evolve as the research in these areas evolves. Soon, we will be offering doctoral training programmes in new and emerging fields.

How to apply?

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The steps you need to take to apply for one of our postgraduate courses.

Why study here?

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Information and links about the benefits of choosing to study Informatics at Edinburgh.

Fees and funding

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Information on fees and funding for postgraduate students.