Postgraduate study
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How to apply

How to apply for a postgraduate programme.

Start your application

Applications for most of our postgraduate programmes are made online through our degree finder. To apply for a programme, look up your chosen programme in the degree finder.

Degree finder
detail of the apply now section on degree pages

Starting your online application

Once you've found your programme in the degree finder, look for the "Apply" button in the "Applying" section.

Choose the option with your preferred award, study mode and start date, then choose "Apply" to begin your application.

Completing your online application

The application form contains guidance on how to complete each section. Further guidance for applicants is also available.

Guidance for applicants

If you are unable to apply online

If you are unable to use our online application system, you may apply by post.

Please contact Student Recruitment & Admissions to request an application form.

Student Recruitment and Admissions

  • Postgraduate enquiries

Contact details



Enquiry Management
Student Recruitment and Admissions
Wilkie Building
Teviot Row

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