Open days, events and visits

Register for our student service and admissions online information sessions

Details of our forthcoming online sessions allowing you to meet the experts and get your questions answered about postgraduate study.

Next set of Online Information Sessions - Wednesday 26th February

Time (UK Local) Session title and description Format
09:30-10:30
Staying active at Edinburgh - sport and fitness opportunities
Being active whilst at University – an introduction to sports clubs, our gym, exercise and sport facilities and the support available for students
PowerPoint presentation followed by question and answer session with audio
10:30-11:30
Accommodation options for Postgraduates 
Accommodation guarantee and options available for the coming year. Staff from Allocations will be on hand to answer any questions.
PowerPoint presentation followed by question and answer session with audio
11:00-12:00 'Ask our Students' panel
Current Masters and PhD students will take centre stage to share their particular experiences, ready to answer any questions you may have about postgraduate life. If you have any further queries about applications, staff from Student Recruitment & Admissions will also be on hand to chat to you.
Question and answer session with audio
12:00-13:00
Online Masters Degrees
Learn more about this flexible mode of study which enables you to gain a masters from wherever you live and join a global network of like-minded professionals.
PowerPoint presentation followed by question and answer session with audio
12:30- 13:30

Scholarships, Fees and Student Support

This session will provide information on scholarships and other sources of funding, including postgraduate government funding for UK domiciled students. We will also discuss how your tuition fee level is determined and how to locate fee levels and programme tuition rates

PowerPoint presentation followed by a question and answer session with audio
13:00-14:00
Choosing a Research Degree
Information and advice on what you need to consider before applying for a research programme, and guidance on making the right choice. 
PowerPoint presentation followed by a question and answer session with audio
14:00-15:00
How to make an effective application
Information and advice on what you need to consider before applying, how to apply via our online application system, the offer-making process, and what makes a strong personal statement. 
PowerPoint presentation followed by question and answer session with audio
14:30-15:30
CAHSS postgraduate admissions guidance
Speak with admissions staff dealing with applications for the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Question and answer session via text chat
15:00-16:00

How to apply for a Tier 4 visa

Information and advice on the requirements and process for obtaining a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK

PowerPoint presentation followed by question and answer session with audio
15:30-16:30
Admissions: College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Speak with admissions staff dealing with applications for Edinburgh Medical School & Royal Dick School of Veterinary Studies. 
Question and answer session via text chat
16:00-17:00
Admissions: Applying for a taught postgraduate programme in the College of Science & Engineering
Speak with admissions staff dealing with applications for masters study in the Schools of: Biological Sciences; Chemistry; Engineering; GeoSciences; Informatics; Mathematics; and Physics & Astronomy
Question and answer session via text chat

The majority of the sessions will be recorded. Any information that you provide during a session is optional and in doing so you give us consent to process this information.

These sessions will be stored by the University of Edinburgh for one year and published on our website during that time.

By taking part in a session you give us your consent to process any information you provide during it.

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Edinburgh Global sessions

Edinburgh Global staff will be online to talk to students from overseas who want to ask questions or learn more about study opportunities. Sessions run twice a month, on Tuesdays, at either 12:00 or 16:00 (BST).

Register for Edinburgh Global sessions