College of Science & Engineering


Information for prospective postgraduate students; covering both taught courses and research opportunities

Prospective taught postgraduates

Astronomy students
We offer postgraduate taught programmes which can be taken over one year (full-time) or two years (part-time)

Prospective research postgraduates

Student in wave lab
We offer research experience in one of the largest and highest-rated research environments in the UK.

Visit us

An aerial photograph of The King's Buildings campus in 2019
Information on events and visit opportunities for prospective students

Sanctuary Scholarships

Student tutors help refugees find their feet
We promote a welcoming culture within the University and also our wider communities for those who are seeking sanctuary. 

Doctoral College

Edinburgh City
The University of Edinburgh Doctoral College is a coordinating structure for all postgraduate researchers, supervisors and relevant staff at the university, designed to enhance and support the postgraduate student experience.

Postgraduate applicants - 2023 entry

Chemistry students talking
Information for applicants and offer holders to postgraduate taught programmes in the College of Science & Engineering

Related links

Postgraduate Open Days

Visiting Us

Postgraduate Fees