Postgraduate study

Information for prospective students who have applied to study at the University of Edinburgh.

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The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top universities, consistently ranked in the world top 50 and placed 20th in the 2020 QS World University Rankings.

Meet our students

Postgraduate life at the University of Edinburgh.

Information for prospective postgraduate students who are from the EU

Our general entry requirements for postgraduate study.

Tuition fees, studying costs and financial support.

Applying to study at Edinburgh.

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Learn about our different types of research degree, how to find a research supervisor, and where to look for funding opportunities.

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Our taught degrees enable you to expand your field of knowledge, or acquire expertise in an area that you haven’t studied before.

postgraduate online learning

Study anywhere in the world, at times that suit you, for an internationally recognised postgraduate certificate, diploma or masters degree.