When to apply

We operate a gathered field approach to MSc applications, find out how this works

We are now accepting applications for entry in 2022.

  Application deadline date: You will be notified of the outcome by:
Deadline 1 01 February 2022 31 March 2022
Deadline 2 01 June 2022 01 August 2022

The School operates a gathered field approach for applications to most of our MSc programmes. This means that all complete applications which meet our minimum entry requirements will be held until the nearest deadline at which point the Admissions Panel will meet to consider all applications received at this time.

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If you would like more information about submitting your application and the admissions process please do not hesitate to get in touch with the School Postgraduate Office.

Postgraduate Office enquiries

  • School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences

Contact details



Room 1.06, Dugald Stewart Building

3 Charles Street, Edinburgh
Post Code


  • Monday to Friday:
    9.30 am to 12.30 pm
    1.30 pm to 5.00 pm