Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development


To complement School-based support, we provide workshops on teaching for tutors and demonstrators across the University.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

The Institute for Academic Development office is closed, however we are continuing to work remotely and will continue to run online events and provide support online. We will contact those who have signed up to events via email to communicate any changes and further arrangements for planned workshops and events.

For the latest information and advice see: Coronavirus updates


Orientation courses

Orientation courses provide general guidance for University of Edinburgh tutors and demonstrators at all levels of experience.

Enhanced development courses

IAD courses for more experienced tutors and demonstrators.

Courses for online tutors

Courses designed for tutors who teach on online courses.

Workshop dates at a glance

A summary of the workshop dates for University of Edinburgh tutors and demonstrators.