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School of Social and Political Science: Graduate school


Students on select MSc programmes may undertake placement-based dissertations with local, national and internationally based organisations.

Read more about: Placement-Based Dissertations


Our range of workshops offer study skills and professional development advice. Many of our sessions are delivered by specialist external practitioners.

Read more about: Workshops and Training


We provide financial support to a range of student-led initiatives and work closely with colleagues in the Careers Service to provide tailored employability advice.

Read more about: Funding and Careers


We offer a range of support for PG students who are looking to develop their learning and academic skills.

Read more about: Skills Handbook and MSc Mentoring


Contact us for further information about placements, events and development opportunities.

Read more about: Contact Student Development Office

The Edinburgh Award is a series of events and activities designed to strengthen your CV and help you stand out in the job market.

Read more about: Edinburgh Awards