Taught MSc Handbook 2020/21

The MSc Handbook for the 2020/21 academic year.

Welcome to Edinburgh

Welcome week information for MSc taught students.

Meet your programme welcome events

Come along and meet students on your programme.


Information on examination & progression to dissertation.

Project Topics

A list of students' project topics and supervisors

Degree programmes and courses

Course requirements and advice on selecting optional courses, by degree programme.

Course registration and change

Information on course registration for Taught MSc students.

Course times and structure

When and where your lectures will be, credit values, and what to expect from courses

Design Informatics

Welcome week information for Design Informatics students.


A list of useful resources for MSc students.

Supporting your studies

Student reps, SSLC meetings, feedback, facilities and Tier 4 information.

Taught MSc contacts

Contact information for Taught MSc students.