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Postgraduate Life

Postgraduate Life

News and views from the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine's postgraduate community

Tag: Online learning

Georgie Willoughby

Final year online Master of Public Health student Georgie Willoughby explains what she learned doing her ‘Student-Led Individually Created Course’.

Selfie of Yvonne Kerr

Yvonne Kerr reflects on her time as a part-time online learning student, balancing family life and a full-time career.

Two researchers in a laboratory

Our alumni tell us why they studied infectious diseases at Edinburgh and what they have gone on to do since graduating.

Students on our online Infectious Disease masters programmes come from a range of backgrounds and from places all around the world.

85% overall satisfaction, Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey 2023

The survey’s results show high student satisfaction across taught postgraduate programmes at the College.

Abstract illustration showing a graduation cap, certificate and a briefcase.

There is a wide range of programmes available at the University of Edinburgh, and some of these give you different qualifications. What do these mean?

Online student studying on a sofa at home.

How do you get started with your online learning programme? We asked five graduates to share their tips and advice.

Matt Ball

Matt graduated from the Stem Cells and Translational Neurology MSc programme. Here, he tells us about his time on the programme and his experiences as an online student.

Professor Baljean Dhillon and David Pyott

David Pyott discusses the impact of the Pyott Foundation Scholarships in Clinical Ophthalmology with Professor Baljean Dhillon.

Chaona with a piper at graduation

Chaona recently graduated from the Biodiversity, Wildlife and Ecosystem Health MSc programme. Here, she tells us about her time on the programme and her experiences as an online student.


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