All applicants must meet our general entry and language requirements.
Months of entry
Edinburgh is one of only four British universities which offer advanced postgraduate supervision in classical Indian languages (Sanskrit, Prakrit and Pali), literatures and religions.
The Sanskrit section offers supervision at both MPhil and PhD level in Sanskrit, Prakrit and Pali language and literature as well as classical Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism.
In the most recent UK-wide Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) Asian Studies was awarded a 5.
The Sanskrit section is affiliated to the Centre for South Asian Studies.
Information for international students
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Graduate School Administrator
- +44 (0) 131 650 4114