Postgraduate online learning

Choose an online degree from a broad range of subject areas. You can study to masters, diploma or certificate level, or take a short credit-bearing course.

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Learn about how to apply to our online postgraduate degrees, and find out about entry requirements.

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Online learning is extremely flexible allowing you to study around existing work and family commitments. The majority of our students are also working while they study online with us.

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Study at times and in locations that suit you. Lectures are typically delivered through videos with group debate taking place on web forums.

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Details of our tuition fees, and the scholarships and funding available to help you pursue your ambitions.

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Our programmes are designed to help you to progress your career. Our graduates are very attractive to employers and salaries for masters graduates average 9% above those without.

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Get a world-class degree online from Edinburgh. We’re 18th in the most recent QS World University Rankings and are consistently ranked as one of the best 50 universities in the world.

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All online learners have the same support as on-campus students. We provide help as you complete your application, access to an extensive range of library resources, and IT support.