Taught programmes

Taught programmes at the University of St Andrews are usually available to students who have gained a good Bachelor's degree and are looking to further their knowledge in a particular subject. Taught programmes are offered by most Schools and include the following degrees:

  • MSc
  • MLitt
  • MRes
  • PG Certificate
  • PG Diploma
  • Conversion Diploma

You can find more information on all of the postgraduate qualifications offered by the University on the qualifications explained page.

St Andrews also offers a range of collaborative programmes and distance learning courses

The list below shows the courses running for 2023-2024 entry. For information on courses from previous years, see the programmes archive.