Study skills workshops, self-study learning resources, and advice for taught postgraduate students to help you succeed in your studies.
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On campus and online study skills workshops and information sessions for taught postgraduate students.
Resources and guides to help you reflect on and develop how you learn and study. Topics includes academic reading, writing, planning, critical thinking, exams and dissertations.
If you want advice and guidance about your studies, there are a number of places you can go to. Information on IAD study skills consultations and links to online booking.
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Support, advice and tools to help you plan your development and career now and in the future.
Supporting you with your studies - video
A 5-minute video to explain how we in the Institute for Academic Development (IAD) can support you with your postgraduate studies (taught) at the University of Edinburgh.
New Students website
Support for Taught Postgraduates - transition course 22/23 A course to help you explore the core skills needed for successful postgraduate study, and help you to review your progress towards your career goals
Student Support Model - Frequently Asked Questions for Students, and Student Support Models by College
Academic Services - student support policies
Managing your wellbeing - information for students