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Open Days and Events

If you're thinking about postgraduate study at Edinburgh, come along to one of our online or in-person events and sessions and find out from staff and students what it's like. All our current events are listed below; times given are in local UK time and typically, the event registration form opens 5 weeks before each event.

Postgraduate Event Calendar, 2022 - 2023

View our events calendar of all confirmed postgraduate open days and events for the year ahead, listed month-by-month, including registration details.

Calendar of events

Postgraduate Online Learning Essentials

An online event to find out all about postgraduate online learning at Edinburgh
BOOK NOW: 28 June 2023. Get a flavour of what it's like to study for a postgraduate ONLINE programme at Edinburgh at this online event in June.

Introduction to Postgraduate Study

Introduction session logo and image
NEXT EVENT: 26 July 2023. This interactive 1.5 hour session provides a general introduction to for anyone starting to think about postgraduate study and considering the University of Edinburgh.

Postgraduate Discovery Days

Postgraduate Discovery Days provide a general introduction to postgraduate study at Edinburgh
SAVE THE DATE: 30 August 2023. Get essential information at this one-day, 10-session event about applying, admissions, fees, funding and student life aimed at those considering ON-CAMPUS study.

Postgraduate Virtual Open Days

the next Postgraduate Virtual Open Days event takes place 12 to 14 November 2023
SAVE THE DATE: 14 - 16 November 2023. Our annual Virtual Open Days event covers our entire postgraduate portfolio. If you plan to start your studies in 2023-24 or later, save the date for our 2023 event.

Postgraduate Online Learning Open Days

Postgraduate Online Learning Open Days
NEXT EVENT: May 2024. The May 2023 event has now ended, but join us in May 2024 - bookings will open in March 2024 to find out about the +70 postgraduate degrees that you can study online!

Campus visits

student-led campus tours
A student-led campus tour plus a supporting information video emailed prior to your attendance and tailored onward signposting to your next points of interest for your visit to Edinburgh.

Postgraduate Study Fairs

Student in Old Medical School, outside the Anatomy Museum
During 2022 - 2023, you can come and visit our stand at a number of postgraduate study fairs and speak with our staff.

Taking part in our online events

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Hints and tips for getting the most out of the online events hosted by the University's Postgraduate Student Recruitment team.

Dates for your diary:

Postgraduate Online Learning Open Days (join us online) 24 - 25 May 2023
Online Learning Essentials (join us online) 28 June 2023
Introduction to Postgraduate Study (join us online) 26 July 2023
Postgraduate Discovery Days (join us online) 30 August 2023
Campus visits (join us in person) various time-slots on Mondays and Fridays throughout the academic year
Postgraduate Study Fairs (visit our stand) various events throughout the year