Usher Institute

Postgraduate Taught Degrees

Our postgraduate taught programmes specialise in global health and utilise data to extend efforts.

See our quick-glance programme overviews below. Follow individual programme links for more information regarding entry requirements, application procedures and funding opportunities and read more on our postgraduate blog.  We look forward to meeting you soon.

 

SAVE THE DATE: On 26 May 2022, our teaching team is hosting a series of live, online open day sessions for our degrees. Book your place today to meet the programme teams and ask them any questions you may have.

Link to register

On-campus postgraduate degree

 

Online postgraduate degrees 

 

Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) overview

Are you thinking of studying online with us? Watch a seven-minute overview of our virtual learning environment, presented by Chris Sheridan, one of the expert Learning Technologists supporting our portfolio. 

Video: Tour of Usher PGT virtual learning environment
Are you thinking of studying online with us? Watch a seven-minute overview of our virtual learning environment, presented by Chris Sheridan, one of the expert Learning Technologists supporting our portfolio.

 

Postgraduate Professional Development (PPD)

Postgraduate Professional Development (PPD) is aimed at working professionals who want to advance their knowledge through a postgraduate-level course(s), without the time or financial commitment of a full Masters, Postgraduate Diploma or Postgraduate Certificate.

Some of our courses offer this option of study. Read more on our College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Graduate School website.

Graduate School website - online learning study options

 

College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Graduate School

The Usher Institute sits within the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine at The University of Edinburgh.

For a full list of Online Distance Learning Courses provided within the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, visit the Graduate School website.

College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Graduate School website