Postgradaute Student Support

There are a full range of support services available to postgraduate engineering students at the University of Edinburgh

Academic Support
  • We provide academic support at all stages of your University career.
Careers Service
  • If you're looking for advice on what comes next, want to find out more about an academic career or one in industry, the Careers Service can help. Find information on their website or you can make an appointment to see a Careers Advisor in the Weir Building, King's Buildings.
Health and Welfare
  • University life can bring personal and academic challenges, so we intend to make sure you are fully supported throughout your time here. If you experience any difficulties in adjusting or have any concerns, you will find plenty of advice available to help you find a solution.
Student Disability Services
  • This service provides support for students with a range of disabilities and impairments (including those with specific learning requirements such as dyslexia). If you require any extra support while at University, you can make an appointment with an advisor to find out what is available.
Edinburgh University Students' Association (EUSA)
  • As a matriculated student of the University of Edinburgh, you are automatically a member of EUSA. They run KB House plus a further 3 Union buildings, organise events and entertainment and provide a range of student services.
Edinburgh Global
  • If you are new to the UK, Edinburgh Global can be a good source of information for you. They can advise on a range of issues and can help you meet other students at the International Student Centre.
The COMPASS
  • The COMPASS programme of courses and events aimed at new postgraduate research students, is run jointly by Global Edinburgh and the Institute for Academic Development (IAD).
Academic Support at Edinburgh University
Academic Support at Edinburgh University
photograph of Careers Support Service signage with red, blue white and yellow University of Edinburgh crest and title in white lettering
Careers Support Service
Reception area of The University Health Service, with a lady in a red top serving a male student in a blue tee shirt
The University Health Service