Postgraduate Open Events

We offer a number of online and in-person opportunities to meet with us to find out more about our courses and studying at QMU. For information on future events, please see the relevant tabs on this page.

Other ways you can meet or talk directly with us (eg campus tours and our 'Ask a Student' service.

On campus Postgraduate Open Evening - 18 May 2023

BOOKING INFORMATION: You no longer need to pre-book to attend this event. Please read all the information below before you come along. On arrival at QMU you will be asked to complete a short registration form and directed to the course stand (or talk if relevant) that you are interested in. 

EVENT FORMAT: Our on campus postgraduate open evening will give you the opportunity to speak to programme leaders about your course/s of interest.

Please note that not all of our postgraduate courses are taking part in our open evening. You will see those which are further below on this tab.

The majority of programme leaders will be able to speak to on a 121 basis, however please note that the following courses will deliver a presentation at set times as follows:

  • MSc Art Therapy: 5.45pm & 6.45pm
  • MSc Dramatherapy: 5.45-6.30pm
  • MSc Music Therapy: 6.00pm
  • MSc Occupational Therapy (Pre-Reg): 5.45pm
  • MSc Physiotherapy (Pre-Reg): 6.00pm
  • MSc Speech and Language Therapy (Pre-Reg): 5.45pm & 6.30pm

TIMING: The postgraduate open evening will run from 5.30pm - 7.30pm and you can come along anytime between those times. If interested in any of the courses that are delivering a scheduled talk, we recommend that you plan your visit to attend that.

TRAVELLING TO QMU: QMU encourages the use of public transport. The campus is easy to reach by train or bus from Edinburgh and the Lothians. If you do need to travel to our campus by car, the carpark will be open and free to use after 5pm. Please note that the campus carpark is only accessible from the A1 (older sat navs will take you through Musselburgh and you will not be able to access the carpark). 



  • MSc Accounting and Finance
  • MSc International Management and Leadership
  • MSc International Marketing

 Culture and Creativity

  • MA Applied Arts and Social Practice
  • PgCert Arts Management
  • MA Arts, Festival and Cultural Management
  • MSc Media, Management and the Creative Industries


  • PGDE Secondary (Business)
  • PGDE Secondary (Home Economics)
  • PGDE Secondary (Religious, Moral and Philosophical Studies)
  • e-PgCert Professional and Higher Education

Institute for Global Health and Development

  • MSc Global Health
  • MSc Applied Global Health
  • MSc Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • MSc Mental Health and Psychosocial Support
  • PgCert Health Interventions in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Settings

Media, Communications and Public Relations

  • MSc Digital Campaigning and Content Creation
  • MSc Global Film Industries
  • MSc Political Communication and Public Affairs
  • MSc Strategic Communication and Public Relations

Person-Centred Practice

  • MSc Person-Centred Practice
  • PgDip Person-Centred Practice (Advancing Care Homes Practice) 
  • PgDip Person-Centred Practice (Advanced Forensic Nursing) 
  • PgDip Person-Centred Practice (District Nursing)
  • PgDip Person-Centred Practice (Health Visiting) 
  • MSc PgDip/PgCert Person-Centred Practice (Palliative Care) 
  • PgDip Person-Centred Practice (School Nursing) 
  • Independent and Supplementary Prescribing (single module)
  • GDip Integrated Community Nursing 

Pre-Registration courses

  • MSc Art Psychotherapy
  • MSc Audiology (Pre-Reg)
  • MSc Dietetics (Pre-Registration)
  • MSc Dramatherapy
  • MSc Music Therapy 
  • MSc Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration)
  • MSc Physiotherapy (Pre-Registration)
  • MSc Podiatry (Pre-Registation)
  • MSc Diagnostic Radiography (Pre-Registration)
  • MSc Therapeutic Radiography (Pre-Registration)
  • MSc Speech and Language Therapy (Pre-Registration)

Mad Studies

  • MSc Mad Studies


  • MRes
  • PhD
  • Professional Doctorate


Online Postgraduate Open Day - 16 November 2023

**Please note that more information and booking for this event will be available nearer the time.**

Our Online Open Day is an opportunity for you to find out more about QMU, Postgraduate study options, careers and employability, and how to make an application. 

EVENT FORMAT: All the courses that will be taking part will have a 50-minute live session at some point across the day. During this session you will be able to chat to academic staff from the course. To participate you will need a microphone facility on your device. Using your camera is optional.

BOOK A PLACE: A link to book a place will be posted here nearer the time.

On campus Postgraduate Open Evening - 23 November

More information and booking is not yet available. Please check back here soon.


Fee discount for QMU graduates

QMU graduates are eligible to a 10% discount in postgraduate tuition fees. For more details visit our Postgraduate Fees and Funding page

The QMU postgraduate student experience as told by one of our students (Becky Hope-Palmer)