Taught MSc Handbook 2023/24

The MSc Handbook for the 2023/24 academic year.

The information in this section of the handbook is specific to your year of study.  You should also read the section which includes information for all students.

Information for all students

Support for students whose first language is not English is here: free English language support available to you.

Welcome to Edinburgh

Information for new MSc students in the School of Informatics


Information on examination & progression to dissertation.

Project Information

About the Summer dissertation project

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.

Supporting your studies

A list of essential links for MSc students about the academic side of your studies, student support, practical information, student voice and funding and prizes.

Taught MSc contacts

Contact information for Taught MSc students.