Postgraduate study

Masters students

Information for current Masters students.

Masters Lifecycle

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A brief overview of the student lifecycle for masters students in LLC.

Programme handbooks

Programme Handbooks
The programme handbook for your programme of study is a very important and useful document.

Where can I get help

Where can I get help?
How to get in touch with a range of services.

Assessment and regulations

Assessment and regulations
Find out more about taught assessment regulations.

Attendance & Engagement

As a student at the University of Edinburgh, you are responsible for attending and engaging with your programme of study.


As a postgraduate in the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures you will have access to a variety of School, College and University facilities as well as many within the city of Edinburgh.

Graduate School community

Graduate School community
We have a vibrant academic postgraduate community within the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures and there are many opportunities to get involved.

Student Support

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The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures' staff can offer you support and guidance during your time here at the University of Edinburgh.

Interruption of study

Where a student is temporarily unable to engage with their studies, they may apply for an Authorised Interruption of Study.

Study Abroad

Information for any student undertaking a period of study abroad.

Student services

Find out more about the support available to you as a student of the University.

Student services