University of edinburgh
 
Qsranking 20

Year of Establishment - 1583

  1. USPs of the University 
    • Active participant in climate change programme under Active Universities Climate Change Alliance
    • First true civic university in the UK
    • One of the four ancient universities in Scotland
    • Summer and Winter school facility available
    • The organizer of major festivities such as the Edinburgh International Book Festival, Edinburgh Science Festival, Edinburgh International Film Festival, etc.
  2. Jobs and Placements
    • Great placement opportunities with full time and part-time jobs available. Students may take a job alongside academic pursuits.
    • Provision of online portal MyDevelopmentHub exclusively for university students to enhance their employment prospects while pursuing a course.
    • Domestic and international placement opportunities available.
    • Major recruiters include the United Nations, European Union, World Bank, BBC
    • In 2015, the employment level of university graduates was 94%, and out of this percentage, 80% were in graduate-level employment. 
  3. Infrastructural Facilities
    • The university boasts of a sprawling campus spread over a vast stretch of land and are embellished with several buildings designed in line with the traditional architectural frameworks. Major areas include the Central Area, Easter Bush, Western General, and King’s buildings. The campus also holds provisions for several amenities such as cafeterias, bike stores, and common parking.
  4. Residence - On-Campus Residence Options Available Include -  
    • David Horn
      • Large Single Room - £6408.00
      • Standard Single Room - £6052.00
      • Large Twin Room -  £3382.00
    • Kitchener House
      • Large Single Room - £6408.00
      • Large Twin Room - £3382.00
    • Pentland House
      • Large Single Room - £6907.00
      • Standard Single Room - £6426.00
      • Large Twin Room - £4486.00
    • Buccleuch House
      • Standard Single Room -  £8883.00
      • Superior Single Room - £8722.00
      • Standard Single Room - £7583.00
      • Large Twin Room - £4753.00
    • O’Shea House - Residence Hall
      • Large Twin Room - £4792.00
      • Large Garden Twin - £5109.00
      • Standard Single Room - £7377.00
      • Standard Plus Single Room -  £7672.00
    • O’Shea House - Cluster flats
      • Large Twin Room -  £4792.00
      • Standard Single Room - £7377.00
      • Standard Plus Single Room - £7672.00
      • Standard Studio - £9039.00
      • Large Studio - £9680.00
  5. Notable Alumni
    • David Hume
    • Arthur Conan Doyle
    • Robert Louis Stevenson
    • Robert Adam
  6. Location
    • Address - The University of Edinburgh, Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL, UK
    • Bus Services 
      • Lothian Buses
      • First Bus 
      • Airlink Service (from the airport)
    • Train Services 
      • Main Train Stations - Waverley, Haymarket, and Edinburgh Park
      • Other Train Stations - Edinburgh Gateway, South Gyle, Slateford, Kingsknowe, Wester Hailes, Brunstane, Newcraighall
      • National Rail or ScotRail - Online ticket booking facility
    • Nearest Airport
      • ​​​Edinburgh International Airport
    • Nearest Hospital
      • The University Health Centre, The University of Edinburgh
      • Chalmers Hospital, Edinburgh
    • Recreational Sites 
      • National Museum of Scotland
      • Edinburgh has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site
      • Princes Street Gardens
      • Edinburgh Castle Pentland Hills Regional Park

1. School of Divinity

The School is ranked in the world’s top 20 universities for theology, divinity and religious studies. The School was also ranked 1st in Scotland and 4th in the UK for theology and religious studies in the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014). Teaching and research excellence is supported by a range of quality assurance and enhancement procedures.

Research Centers 

  • Centre for Study of World Christianity
  • Christian-Muslim Studies Network
  • Centre for Theology and Public Issues

Faculty Size and Accomplishments

  • The School comprises some 40 academic staff.
  • Bronze (GEM) Award in 2014.
  • Equality and Diversity (E&D) Committee with students and active staff involvement
  • Largest number of research-active faculty in Scotland

Research Accomplishments 

  • Scored 87.9% in the last Postgraduate Research Experience Survey (2018)
  • 78% of the total submission at the School was rated at the top levels (4 stars and 3 stars), denoting work considered world-leading and internationally excellent.
  • Ranked second in the UK in terms of research culture.

Areas of Expertise 

  • Ethics and Practical Theology
  • History of Christianity
  • Religious studies
  • New Testament and Christian Origins
  • Science and Religion

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

Biblical Studies MTh, MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Religious Studies MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Science and Religion MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Theology in History MSc, MTh

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

World Christianity MSc, MTh

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Ethics and Practical Theology MTh, MPhil

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Hebrew and Old Testament Studies MPhil, MTh

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

History of Christianity MPhil, MTh

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

  Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations MPhil, MScR  

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

New Testament and Christian Origins MPhil, MTh

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Religious Studies MPhil, MScR

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Science and Religion MPhil, MScR

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Systematic Theology, MPhil, MScR

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

World Christianity MPhil, MTh

  Full Time, 1 Year  

  £22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)  


2. School of Economics

The School has been engaged in the field of economics for the last 200 years. It has been ranked among the top 25 universities in the world. The courses in the field of Economics provided at the school  are flexible, and allow a wide range of course combinations to go alongside economics. The Economics Society at the school is one of the most active and vibrant societies at the university, with active engagement in research endeavours.

Labs/Research Institutes

  • Scottish Institute for Research in Economics
  • Behavioural Laboratory at the University of Edinburgh

Faculty Accomplishments

  • The staff makes up one of the leading groups of theorists in Europe and provides leadership in pedagogy in the Scottish Graduate Programme in Economics.

Industry Collaborations 

  • Bank of England
  • The World Bank Group
  • Lloyd Banking Group

Research Accomplishments 

  • Numerous publications on diverse topics such as  personalized prices and uncertainty in monopsony, and block sourcing.
  • Member of the Scottish Institute for Research in Economics (SIRE) funded by the Scottish Funding Council.

Areas of Expertise 

  • Macroeconomics
  • Financial Linkages
  • Work and Well-being

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

  MSc Economics(Econometrics)/ Economics (Finance)/Economics  

  Full Time, 1 Year  

  £22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)  


3. Edinburgh College of Art

The school has been ranked among the top 50 institutions in the field of art globally. The school provides a conducive environment for nurturing creativity in the minds of its students and encourages profound, innovative approaches through its research activities. The school offers a wide range of studios, libraries and collections, places to socialise, world-class museums and galleries.

Facilities

  • Film and TV Studio and Editing Suites
  • Fashion Workshops
  • Digital Film Editing Suite
  • Glass Workshops
  • Music Practice Rooms and Instruments

Faculty Accomplishments
Research- active staff with numerous publications and active engagement with the student community through seminars such as Architectural History and Theory Seminar Series, Design Informatics Research Seminar Series, and Music Research Seminar Series.

Industry Collaborations

  • Funding grants from Research Councils, HERA, Wellcome Trust, Creative Scotland, and Heritage Lottery Fund.
  • OPENspace
  • Dada and Surrealism Research Group
  • History of Architecture and the Built Environment Research Group

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc Acoustics and Music Technology

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Advanced Sustainable design

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Architectural and Urban Design

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Architectural Conservation

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MFA Animation

Full Time,21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MSc Architectural History and theory

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Master of Architecture

Full Time, 21 Months

£24,450 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MA Art, space and nature

Full Time,  21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MMus Composition

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Composition for screen

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MA, MFA Contemporary Art Practice

Full Time, 21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MA Contemporary Art Theory

Full Time, 21 Months

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Cultural Landscapes

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Design and digital media

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MA Design for change

Full Time, 21 Months

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MA Design Informatics

Full Time, 21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MSc Digital Media Design (Online)

Full Time, 1 Year

£13,000(Approx 12 lakhs)

European masters in landscape architecture

Full Time, 2 years

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MA Fashion

Full Time, 21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MA Film directing

Full Time, 21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MFA Glass

Full Time, 21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MA/MFA Graphic design

Full Time, 21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MSc History of Art, Theory, and Display 

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MFA, MA Illustration

Full Time, 21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MSc Interior, Architecture and Spatial Design

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MA Jewellery

  Full Time, 21 Months  

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MSc Landscape and wellbeing

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Landscape Architecture

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Material Practice

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Modern and contemporary Art: History, curating and criticism

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MMus Musicology

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MFA Performance Costume

Full Time, 21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MSc Reframing medieval and Renaissance Global Art History

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Sound Design

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MA Textiles

Full Time, 21 Months

£16,250 (Approx INR 15 lakhs)

MSc Urban Strategies and Design

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR Architecture

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR Collections and collecting practices

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR Cultural Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR Design Media and Culture

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR History of Art

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR Interdisciplinary Creative Practices

Full Time, 1 Year

  £23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)  

MScR Music

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR Sound Design

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)


4. School of Health in Social Science

The school has a diverse and vibrant research framework with three major areas that form its curriculum: Clinical and Health Psychology, Counselling Psychotherapy and Applied Social sciences, and Nursing Studies. The school has initiated programs that have led to modifications in the national policies related to healthcare. The school encompasses numerous committees with a primary focus on research. 

Research Centers

  • Edinburgh Centre for Research on the Experience of Dementia
  • Centre for Applied Developmental Psychology
  • Centre for Creative-Relational Inquiry
  • Applied Ageing Research Network

Faculty Accomplishments 

  • The school consists of contemporary practitioners and professionals in the field as the staff.
  • Staff actively engaged in research in fields such as psychology and nursing, and encourage students to undertake research projects.

Research Accomplishments 

  • ThistleDown Project: For encouraging ethnographic research in people with dementia
  • Research outputs ( school’s publications) with 79.3% assessed as world-leading or internationally excellent in terms of originality
  • Research impact the health and well-being of society with 81.8% assessed as world-leading in terms of reach and significance.

Areas of Expertise

  • Psychology
  • Nursing
  • Public Health

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc Advanced Nursing

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Applied Psychology for children and young people

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MCouns Counselling (Interpersonal dialogue)

Full Time, 2 Year

£20,875 (Approx INR 19 lakhs)

MSc Counselling studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

  MSc Mental health in children and young people: psychological approaches (online)  

Upto 6 years

 

MSc Psychology of mental health

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Psychotherapy and counselling

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Clinical and health psychology

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Counselling Studies

  Full Time, 1 Year  

  £22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)  

MScR Health Humanities and Arts

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Nursing Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)


5. School of History, Classics, and Archaeology

The School comprises the three subject areas of History, Classics and Archaeology, together with the Centre for the Study of Modern Conflict, the Scottish Centre for Diaspora Studies, and the Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. The school has made a significant mark in terms of academic excellence and research excellence framework.

Research Centers

  • The Centre for the Study of Modern and Contemporary History
  • Edinburgh Centre for Global History
  • Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Faculty Size and Accomplishments

  • There are over 90 academic staff, 38 administrative staff, 60 honorary professors, and fellows at the university.
  • The School has around 80 core researchers and over 30 honorary fellows.
  • Group of established scholars have been elected to a range of learned societies, including the British Academy, Academy of Social Sciences, and the Royal Society of Edinburgh

Research Accomplishments 

  • Research led to increased knowledge and understanding of the role of women in UK policing since the First World War.
  • Created an online exhibition about Scottish artisans, their work, and working lives between 1780 and 1914.
  • Contributed to public understanding about modern and contemporary Japan

Areas of Expertise

  • Archaeology
  • Classics
  • History

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc American History

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Ancient History

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Ancient Worlds (Archaeology and classics) (Online)

Full Time, 2 Year

 

MSc Archaeology

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Classic Art and Archaeology

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Classics

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Contemporary History

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc History

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc European Archaeology

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc History (Online)

Full Time, 1 Year

£14,600(Approx INR 13 lakhs)

MSc Human Osteoarchaeology

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Intellectual History

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Late Antique, Islamic and Byzantine studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Scottish History

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Medieval History

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Mediterranean Archaeology

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Scottish History

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Archaeology

  Full Time, 1 Year  

  £22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)  

MScR Classics

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Economics and social history

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR History

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Scottish history

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)


6. School of Literatures, Languages, and Cultures

The School of Literatures, Languages, and Cultures (LLC) offers one of the widest ranges of languages, from Chinese to Scottish Gaelic. The school teaches eight languages of the European Union and six languages of the United Nations. The school holds the oldest department of English Literature in the UK.

Faculty Accomplishments

  • One of its faculty members won the Teaching Award for use of feedback and reshaping Japanese forces.
  • Faculty actively contributes to the university’s Institute for Academic Development (IAD)
  • Faculty member’s book won the Media Ecology Association’s Dorothy Lee Award

Areas of Expertise

  • Asian Studies
  • Celtic and Scottish Studies
  • English Literature
  • European Languages and Cultures
  • Film and Theatre Studies
  • Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Translation Studies

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc Advanced Arabic

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Book History and Material Culture

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Celtic and Scottish studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Chinese society and culture

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc  Chinese Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc  Comparative Literature

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Creative Writing

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc East Asian Relations

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc English Literature: Literature and modernity: 1900 to present

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc English Literature: Literature and modernity: Enlightenment, Romantic and Victorian

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc English Literature: US Literature- Cultural Values from Revolution to Empire

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Film Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Film, Exhibition and Curation

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc  Intermediality: Literature, Film and Arts

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Japanese Society and Culture

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc  Korean Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc  Medieval Literatures and Cultures

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc  Middle Eastern Studies with Advanced Arabic

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Middle Eastern Studies and Arabic

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Persian Civilisation

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc  Playwriting

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc  Scottish Culture and Heritage (Online)

Full Time, 1 Year

 

MSc Theatre and Performance Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Traditional Arts Performance

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Translation Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR American Literature

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Celtic and Scottish Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Chinese

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR English Literature

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR English Literature: Critical Theory

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR English Literature:Medieval Literature

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR English Literature: Post-colonial Literature

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR English Literature: Renaissance Literature

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR English Literature: Romanticism

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR English Literature: Scottish Literature

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR English Literature: Victorian Literature

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR French

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Gender and culture

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR German

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Hispanic Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Italian

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Japanese

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Korean Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Medieval Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Russian

  Full Time, 1 Year  

  £22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)  

MScR Scandinavian Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Scottish Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Scottish Ethnology

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR English Literature: Film Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)


7. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences

The School offers outstanding opportunities for interdisciplinary teaching and pioneering novel forms of research that reach across traditional boundaries. The School offers tremendous support for academics, with separate units for undergraduate and postgraduate programs,  research and knowledge teams, and IT resources team.

Research Center  

  • Eidyn research centre

Faculty Size and Accomplishments 

  • Around 40 faculty members and a vibrant PhD community that conducts a diverse range of research across many of the central areas such as ethics, epistemology, mind and cognition, and the like.

Industry Collaborations 

  • The Church of Scotland invited a philosopher from the University of Edinburgh to explore scientific challenges to free will and moral responsibility
  • Funding from renowned bodies such as AHRC for major research projects 

Research Accomplishments 

  • Introduced the concept of the ‘extended mind’ that questions the boundary between brain and technology, with profound impacts for society.
  • Focus on using philosophy to enhance prisoners' critical thinking and interpersonal skills

Areas of Expertise

  • Philosophy
  • Mind and cognition 
  • Psychology

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc Applied Linguistics

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Developmental Cognitive Science

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Developmental Linguistics 

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc  English Language

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Epistemology, Ethics and Mind (Online)

Full Time, 1 Year

£18,100 (Approx INR 16 lakhs)

MSc Evolution of Language and Cognition

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Human Cognitive Neuropsychology

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Linguistics

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

  MSc Mind, Language and Embodied Cognition  

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Philosophy

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Philosophy, science and religion (Online)

Full Time, 1 Year

£18,100 (Approx INR 16 lakhs)

MSc Phonetics

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Psychological Research

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Psychological of Individual Differences

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Psychology of language

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Social Psychology

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Speech and language processing

  Full Time, 1 Year  

  £23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)  

MScR English language

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR Linguistics

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR Philosophy

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR Psychology

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)


8. School of Social and Political Science

The School of Social and Political science is one of the largest schools in th university, with a plethora of opportunities for students to pursue a career in social sciences. The School provides student access to professional researchers and offers courses in diverse fields such as anthropology, geology and several social sciences.

Research Centers

  • Centre of African Studies
  • Europa Institute
  • ISSTI
  • Centre for South Asian Studies
  • Centre on Constitutional Change

Faculty Size and Accomplishments 

  • Several faculty members hold membership of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.
  • Faculty includes several awardees with significant accomplishments and is actively engaged in research in several emerging areas.

Research Accomplishments 

  • One of its lecturers created a coronavirus tracking tool for Scotland
  • STIS Energy Policy Group is an interdisciplinary group of researchers working on energy policy as part of the Science Technology and Innovation Studies
  • Subject areas were ranked number 1 in Scotland in Research Excellence Framework 2014, with three submissions ranked in the top 3 for the UK, including Sociology which was ranked number 1

Areas of Expertise

  • Politics and International Relations
  • Social Anthropology
  • Geology
  • Social Policy 
  • Social Work 
  • Sociology

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc Africa and International Development

Full Time, 1 Year

£7,620 (Approx INR 7 lakhs)

MSc African Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Comparative Public Policy 

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Digital Society

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Global Challenges (Online)

Part-Time, 3 Year

£5,470 (Approx INR 5 lakhs)

MSc Global environment, politics and society

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Global health policy

Part-Time, 3 Years

£5,185 (Approx INR 4.7 lakhs)

MSc Global mental health and society

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Health policy

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc International and European politics 

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc International development

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc International Development (Online)

Part-Time, 3 Years

£5,185 (Approx INR 4.7 lakhs)

MSc International political theory

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc International relations in the Middle East

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

  MSc International Relations off Middle East with Advanced Arabic  

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc International Relations of Middle East with Arabic

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Management of Bioeconomy, Innovation and governance

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Medical Anthropology

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Nationalism Studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Public Policy

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Science and technology in society

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Social anthropology

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Social research

Full Time, 1 Year

  £22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)  

MSW Social work

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Sociology and Global Change

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Science and technology studies

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MScR Social and political science

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

1. Business School

The Business School at Edinburgh has received a triple accreditation from AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. The school also provides accreditation programs for students through collaboration with renowned institutes such as the CFA Institute, CIPD, Chartered Banker, and the like.

Facilities/Centers

  • Accounting & Popular Culture Research Network
  • Centre for Accounting & Society
  • Centre for Business, Climate Change, and Sustainability
  • Centre for Strategic Leadership
  • Credit Research Centre

Faculty Size and Accomplishments 

  • The school consists of 111 full-time academic staff members.
  • Published numerous case studies in areas such as- Improved Procurement of Digital Prescribing Systems in the NHS, The Development of the Angel Investment Market in Malaysia.
  • Faculty actively engaged in rolling out innovative publications in major international journals and academic periodicals.
  • Accreditations by: CFA institute, CIPD, Chartered Banker

Areas of Expertise 

  • Carbon Finance
  • Investment Management
  • Venture Management

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc Accounting and Finance

Full Time, 1 Year

£31,350 (Approx INR 28.9 lakhs)

MSc Banking and Risk

Full Time, 1 Year

£27,000 (Approx INR 24.8 lakhs) 

Master of Business Administration  MBA

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 lakhs)

MSc Business Analytics

Full Time, 1 Year

£24,900(Approx INR 24.9 Lakhs)

MSc Carbon Finance

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Executive Master of business administration MBA

Full Time, 27 Months

-

MSc Finance

Full Time, 1 Year

£31,350 (Approx INR 28.9 lakhs)

MSc Finance, technology and policy

Full Time, 1 Year

£31,350 (Approx INR 28.9 lakhs)

MSc Human Resource Management

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Management

Full Time, 1 Year

£24,900 (Approx INR 22.9 lakhs)

  MSc International Business and Emerging Markets  

Full Time, 1 Year

  £27,000 (Approx INR 24.8 lakhs)  

MSc International Human Resource Management

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Marketing

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MSc Marketing and business analysis

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

MScR Management

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)


2. School of Law

The School has been ranked among world’s top 25 universities for law in the QS World University Rankings. With its renowned international and focus on a multidisciplinary approach, the school has been engaged in legal education and research for more than 300 years. The school offers access to several documents and artefacts of legal significance with the view of enhancing the legal acumen of its students.

Facilities

  • Usha Kasera Lecture Theatre 
  • Law Library
  • Senate Room

Faculty Accomplishments 

  • One of its faculty members was recently announced as the commissioner for Scottish Law Commission.

Research Projects and Accomplishments

  • Edinburgh Peacetech
  • Political Settlements Research Program
  • Scottish Feminists Judgments Project
  • Conducted Research on Artificial Intelligence and the International Rule of Law

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

LLM Commercial Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Comparative and European Private Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Corporate Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Criminal Law and Criminal Justice

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Criminology and Criminal Justice

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM European Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Global Crime, Justice and Security

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Global Environment and Climate Change Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Information Technology  Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Human Rights

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM  Innovation, Technology and the Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Innovation, Technology and the Law (Online)

Full Time, 1 Year

 

LLM Intellectual Property Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Intellectual Property Law (Online)

Full Time, 1 Year

 

  LLM International Commercial Law and Practice (Online)  

Full Time, 1 Year

  £21,900 (Approx INR 20.1 lakhs)  

LLM International Banking Law and Practice (Online)

Full Time, 1 Year

 

LLM International Economic Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM International Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Law

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Law (Online)

Full Time, 1 Year

£21,900 (Approx INR 20.1 lakhs)

LLM Law and Chinese

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Medical Law and Ethics

  Full Time, 1 Year  

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

LLM Medical Law and Ethics (online)

Full Time, 1 Year

 -

LLM Law (Research)

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

1. School of Biological Sciences

The school of biological sciences is actively engaged in transforming and reshaping biology as an academic discipline with extensive focus on its strategic project called ‘building the new biology’.
The school is renowned for its extraordinary feats of achievement in several research areas, and its ownership of intellectual property in the form of research accomplishments.

Research Institutes

  • Institute of Cell Biology
  • Institute for Stem Cell Research (Centre for Regenerative Medicine)
  • Institute of Quantitative Biology, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology
  • Institute of Molecular Plant Sciences
  • Institute of Evolutionary Biology
  • Institute of Immunology & Infection

Faculty Size and Accomplishments

  • Industry and research-active staff with professional expertise, with adequate faculty classification in the school structure on the basis of research areas.
  • Around 130 research groups with faculty involvement that provide R&D assistance to industry.

Industry Collaborations 

  • Offer R&D services to business and industry for encouraging the practical application of research findings in life sciences with 120 laboratories.
  • Provision of consultancy services to government agencies and small and medium-sized companies.

Research Accomplishments 

  • Developed a genetic engineering strategy in mouse embryonic stem cells to replace large regions of mouse chromosomal sequences
  • Developed a method for producing large quantities of haematopoietic stem cells from tissues in the laboratory that could potentially be used to treat a wide variety of blood disorders and cancers.

Areas of Expertise

  • Cell, Molecular and Structural Biology, and Epigenetics
  • Evolutionary Biology, Infection, and Immunology
  • Systems and Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology
  • Stem Cell Biology

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc Animal Breeding and Genetics

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs) 

MSc  Biochemistry

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)

MSc Biodiversity and Taxonomy of Plants

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)

MSc Bioinformatics

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)

MSc Biotechnology

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)

MSc Drug Discovery and Translational Biology

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)

MSc  Evolutionary Genetics

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)

MSc Human Complex Trait Genetics

  Full Time, 1 Year  

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)

  MSc Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis  

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)

MSc Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)

MSc Systems and Synthetic Biology

Full Time, 1 Year

  £32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)  


2. School of Chemistry

The School of Chemistry at Edinburgh holds a vibrant community with scientific temperament and considerable exposure to industry and several collaborations for providing assistance in modifying real-time industrial processes. The school has also engaged community members in several chemistry-related activities.

Labs

  • EaStCHEM Research School
  • Chemistry Trail
  • The Solar Spark
  • Home-Made Playdough
  • Periodic Table
  • ChemNet

Faculty Size and Accomplishments 

  • Staff consists of academic staff, postdoctoral researchers, and professional services. There are about 130 members in the faculty.
  • One of its faculty members was nominated for the Edinburgh teaching award.

Industry Collaborations

  • Sunamp Heat Batteries
  • Royal Society of Chemistry
  • TGK Scientific
  • Consultancy services to industry firms related to product development and product improvement.

Research Accomplishments 

  • Won the ATHENA SWAN Silver award
  • Research for preparing the tailored design, synthesis and characterization of materials with novel magnetic, electronic and (photo)catalytic properties
  • Actively engaged in research on bioinformatics, biophysical characterization of enzymes, designing and synthesizing tools for the interception and/or imaging of pathways, enzyme, metabolic pathway engineering, and synthetic biology

Areas of Expertise 

  • Catalysis and Synthesis
  • The Chemistry-Biology Interface
  • Energy, Environmental and Sustainable Chemistry
  • Structural Chemistry and Chemical Dynamics

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc Materials Chemistry

  Full Time, 1 Year  

£30,300 (INR 29.9 lakhs)

  MSc Medicinal and Biological Chemistry  

Full Time, 1 Year

£30,300 (INR 29.9 lakhs)

MScR Chemistry

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (INR 25.9 Lakhs)


3. School of Engineering

The school of engineering intends to transmit the knowledge base of engineering to meet society’s aspirations. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF) review, the School was ranked first in Engineering in the UK, with the highest Research Power of any UK  submission to any REF.

Names of Labs 

  • Li-Fi Research and Development Centre
  • Carbon Capture & Storage Journal Club
  • Carbon Capture Group
  • Centre for Science at Extreme Conditions
  • Edinburgh Fluid Dynamics Group

Faculty Size and Accomplishments 

  • The school consists of over 200 faculty members.
  • The faculty consists of research-active staff with several venerated awardees and professionals with numerous publications and accolades.

Research Accomplishments

  • A multi-scale analysis of the influence of particle shape on the mechanical response of granular materials
  • A multi-scale approach to characterizing fluid contribution to conductive heat transfer in dense granular systems
  • A novel diagnostic tool: from structural health monitoring to tissue quality prediction

Areas of Expertise 

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Electronics and Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc Advanced Chemical Engineering

Full Time, 1 Year

  £28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)   

MSc Advanced Power engineering

Full Time, 2 Years

£20,900 (Approx INR 19.2 Lakhs)

MSc Electrical power engineering

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs) 

MSc Electronics

Full Time, 1 Year

 

  MSc International Master of Science in Fire Safety Engineering  

Full Time, 1 Year

 

MSc Sensor and Imaging systems

Full Time, 1 Year

£21920 (Approx INR 20.1 lakhs)

MSc Signal processing and communications

Full Time, 1 Year

 

MSc Leading major programmes

  Part-Time, 2 Years  

£15,675

MSc Structural and fire safety engineering

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

MSc  Sustainable energy systems

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

MScR Bioengineering

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

MScR Digital communications

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

MScR Energy systems

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

MScR Infrastructure and environment

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

MScR Integrated Micro and Nano systems

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

MScR Materials and processes 

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)


4. School of GeoSciences

The school of geosciences is the largest and most successful interdisciplinary grouping of geoscientists and geographers in the UK, with a growing and cosmopolitan academic and research staff. Core disciplines at the school include ecology,, geology, geophysics, meteorology, oceanography, geography.

Names of Labs 

  • Geography and the Lived Environment Research Institute
  • Global Change Research Institute 
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences Research Institute 

Faculty Size and Accomplishments 

  • The school consists of more than 300 academic and research staff.
  • Admitted 35 academic staff in the last three years, most of whom are early career.
  • The staff consists of academic, research, technical, administrative, computing, and honorary staff.

Collaborations 

  • Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC)
  • University of Edinburgh Business 
  • School British Geological Survey
  • Scottish Universities Environment Research Centre (SUERC)
  • Chinese and Canadian institutions

Research Accomplishments 

  • Having the UK's greatest concentration of excellent researchers according to REF 2014.
  • REF: Top-ranked for Research Power in ‘Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences’.

Areas of Expertise

  • Energy Futures
  • Natural Hazards and Climate Extremes
  • Sustainable Lands and Seas
  • Health, Environment, and Inequality

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

MSc Carbon Management

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

MSc Carbon Management (Online)

  Part-Time, 2 Years  

£8,200 (Approx INR 7.5 lakhs)

  MSc Earth Observation and Geoinformation Management  

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

MSc Ecological Economics

Full Time, 1 Year

£29,150 (Approx INR 26.8 lakhs)

MSc Energy, Society, and Sustainability

Full Time, 1 Year

£27,000 (Approx INR 24.8 lakhs)

MSc Environment Protection and Management

Full Time, 1 Year

£29,150 (Approx INR 26.8 lakhs)

MSc  Environment, Culture, and Society

Full Time, 1 Year

£27,000 (Approx INR 24.8 lakhs)

MSc Environmental Sustainability

Full Time, 1 Year

£27,000 (Approx INR 24.8 lakhs)

MSc Food Security

Full Time, 1 Year

£29,150 (Approx INR 26.8 lakhs)

MSc GeoEnergy

Full Time, 1 Year

£27,000 (Approx INR 24.8 lakhs)

MSc Geographical Information Science

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

MSc Geographical Information Science and Archaeology

Full Time, 1 Year

£29,150 (Approx INR 26.8 lakhs)

MSc  Marine Systems and Policies

Full Time, 1 Year

£29,150 (Approx INR 26.8 lakhs)

MSc Soils and Sustainability

Full Time, 1 Year

  £29,150 (Approx INR 26.8 lakhs)  

MSc Sustainable Plant Health

Full Time, 1 Year

-

MScR GeoSciences

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,500

MScR Human Geography

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,500 (Approx 21.6 lakhs)

MSc Human Geography and Environmental Sciences

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,500  (Approx 21.6 lakhs)

MSc Paleontology and Geobiology

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,500  (Approx 21.6 lakhs)


5. School of Informatics

The School of Informatics has shown remarkable progress in terms of research through its active research collaborations and student exposure through student exchange programs. The school provides access to extracurricular activities through society memberships in sports or specific subject areas.

Research Groups and Societies

  • CompSoc - Edinburgh University Artificial Intelligence and Computer Society
  • Beneficial AI - a society dedicated to Artificial Intelligence that positively impacts humankind
  • Computer Game Society (GameSoc) - a society dedicated to video gaming
  • EaRS - Embedded and Robotics Society.
  • EdIntelligence - Provides events, workshops, and tech talks to students interested in Machine Learning.
  • Endeavor - a society dedicated to developing rocket and space technology

Faculty Size and Accomplishments  

  • The school consists of over 450 academic and research staff.
  • Ranked  9th in the European Teaching Rankings 2019 - Times Higher Education.

Industry Collaborations 

  • The Business Development Team acts as a “one-stop-shop” that coordinates industry partners including Intellectual property rights, licensing, confidentiality agreements.
  • Engage Invest Exploit (EIE) Informatics Ventures
  • Funding from Scottish Funding Council

Research Accomplishments 

  • Produced more world-leading and internationally excellent research than any other university in the UK in the REF 2014 assessment for computer science and informatics
  • Received the top grade in 33% of research outputs, 60% of the research environment, 40% of REF submission.

Areas of Expertise

  • Design Informatics
  • Data Science
  • Computer Science

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

Advanced Design Informatics MSc

  Full Time,  21 Months  

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

Advanced Technology for Financial Computing MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

-

Artificial Intelligence MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

-

Cognitive Science MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

-

Computer Science MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

-

Cyber Security, Privacy and Trust MSc, PgDip

Full Time, 1 Year

-

Data Science MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

-

Data Science, Technology and Innovation (Online Learning) MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

-

Design Informatics MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£32,500 (Approx INR 29.9 Lakhs)

High-Performance Computing MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

High-Performance Computing with Data Science MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

Informatics MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

-

Informatics: ANC: Machine Learning, Computational Neuroscience, Computational Biology MScR

Full Time, 1 Year

  £28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)  

Informatics: CISA: Automated Reasoning, Agents, Data-Intensive Research, Knowledge Management MScR

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

Informatics: ILCC: Language Processing, Speech Technology, Information Retrieval, Cognition MScR

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

Informatics: LFCS: Theory and Foundations of Computer Science, Databases, Software and Systems Modelling MScR

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

Informatics: IPAB: Robotics, Computer Vision, Computer Graphics and Animation MScR

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training in Biomedical Artificial Intelligence MScR

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)


6. School of Mathematics

The School of Mathematics holds an outstanding reputation for the research programs and degrees that it offers to its students.

Labs

  • Centre for Statistics
  • Statistical Consultancy Unit
  • International Centre for Mathematical Sciences 

Faculty Size and Accomplishments 

  • Over 50 academic and related staff and around 60 research students
  • School was judged "Excellent" in the last Teaching Quality Assessment in the 2001 Research Assessment Exercise

Industry Collaborations 

  • Energy - the mathematical foundations of energy system planning and operation; risk assessment for energy supply shortfalls; methods for optimizing the operation of electrical power systems; efficient computation in large scale energy models.
  • Financial modeling and optimization; algorithm construction; probability and stochastic analysis, financial risk.
  • Statistics and data science – analysis and programming for applications, Bayesian approaches to extreme values and sparse datasets; large scale optimization problems.

Research Accomplishments

  • Numerous publications on subjects such as asymptotic expansion for the normalizing constant, simulated tempering method in the infinite switch limit.
  • Software created: 2DChebClass, Superadiabatic quantum molecular dynamics, Extasy Project

Areas of Expertise 

  • Applied and Computational Mathematics
  • Geometry and Topology
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Optimization and Operational Research
  • Probability and Stochastic Analysis
  • Statistics

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

Computational Applied Mathematics MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

Computational Mathematical Finance MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£30,300 (Approx INR 27.9 lakhs)

Financial Mathematics MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£26,000 (Approx INR 23.9 lakhs)

Financial Modelling and Optimization MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£30,300  (Approx INR 27.9 lakhs)

Operational Research MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

  Operational Research with Computational Optimization MSc  

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

Operational Research with Data Science MSc

  Full Time, 1 Year  

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

Operational Research with Risk MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

Statistics and Operational Research MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)

Statistics with Data Science MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£23,950 (Approx INR 22 lakhs)


7. School of Physics and Astronomy

The School of Physics and Astronomy holds a high reputation in the UK for its research collaboration and novel research-based student pedagogy. The school provides courses in diverse fields such as Physics, Astrophysics, Computational Physics, Mathematical Physics, Physics and Music, Physics with Meteorology.

Research Centers/Institutes

  • Centre for Science at Extreme Conditions (CSEC)
  • Higgs Centre for Theoretical Physics
  • Tait Institute for Mathematical Physics
  • UK Centre for Astrobiology
  • Centre for Exoplanet Science

Faculty Size and Accomplishments

  • The school has about 260 members of staff

Industry Collaborations 

  • SUPA (Scottish Universities Physics Alliance).  Group of physics post-graduate education in 8 Scottish universities.
  • Athena SWAN: Acknowledging its ongoing efforts to create an equitable workplace.
  • Institute of Physics’ Juno Programme: Taken action to address the under-representation of women in the physics department.
  • Collaboration with the Royal Observatory Visitor Centre running a program called Particle Physics for Scottish Schools

Research Accomplishments

  • 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF2014): ranked fourth in using the Research Fortnight Power index, and third in terms of quality of outputs, out of 41 Physics departments in the UK.
  • Research in a broad range of areas such as Astronomy, Biophysics, Cosmology, Photonics, Particle Physics, Nuclear Physics.
  • High-impact work such as the search for the Higgs Boson, the study of the oldest galaxies in the Universe, and investigating the nature of the "dark matter" and "dark energy", which make up 95% of the universe.

Areas of Expertise 

  • Theoretical Physics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Particle and Nuclear Physics

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

Mathematical Physics MSc

  Full Time, 1 Year  

  £28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)  

  Particle and Nuclear Physics MSc  

Full Time, 1 Year

£28,150 (Approx INR 25.9 Lakhs)

Theoretical Physics MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

1. Moray House School of Education and Sport

The school has made a major contribution and impact to the fields of education and sport both in Scotland and worldwide for almost 200 years. The school is well-known for its active community engagement activities such as supporting children’s transition and facilitating inclusive education, teacher Agency for Inclusion and Social Justice, transforming learning in early mathematics, understanding the Value of Universal Youth Work

Institutes 

  • Institute for Education, Community, and Society (IECS)
  • Institute for Education, Teaching and Leadership (IETL)
  • Institute for Sport, Physical Education and Health Sciences (ISPEHS)

Faculty Size and Accomplishments 

  • The School employs over 300 professional and academic staff.
  • Academic staff are renowned for their applied research and have achieved international recognition.
  • Collaborative partnerships to enhance career-long professional learning and research for staff

Industry Collaborations 

  • Championing race and linguistic equality in Scotland’s schools
  • Applying sports science to enhance motorsport performance
  • Digitizing exams – enhancing accessibility for pupils with additional support needs

Research Accomplishments 

  • Ranked first for both educational and sport and exercise sciences research power, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.
  • Moray House consistently ranks as one of the top centers of excellence for educational research in the UK.
  • Earned a SILVER Sustainability Award in 2018
  • Athena SWAN granted the School a Bronze Award in 2018

Areas of Expertise 

  • Digital Education 
  • Language Education
  • Physical Activity for Health

Masters Courses Offered By the Department

Course

Duration

Tuition Fees/ Per Year

Dance Science and Education MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Digital Education (Online Learning) MSc

Upto 6 Years

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Education MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Inclusive Education MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Language Education MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Leadership and Learning MEd

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Outdoor Education Msc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Outdoor Environmental and Sustainability Education MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Performance Psychology MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Physical Activity for Health MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Social Justice and Community Action (Online Learning) MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Sport Policy, Management and International Development MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Strength and Conditioning MSc

  Full Time, 1 Year  

  £22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)  

  Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) MSc  

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Transformative Learning and Teaching MSc

Full Time, 1 Year

£22,850 (Approx INR 21 lakhs)

Annual fees for Indians $18,143
Annual off-campus living $9,750
Source : GyanDhan's analysis & university's website as of year 2018

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