Master of Science Programmes

EPCC at the University of Edinburgh offers two MSc degree programmes: The MSc in High Performance Computing and the MSc in High Performance Computing with Data Science. Both programmes offer flexibility with a rich choice of units and excellent job prospects on graduation. Read more

Studying at the University of Edinburgh

EPCC and the University of Edinburgh offer teaching staff who are leaders in their fields and facilities unmatched by any other UK university. Edinburgh, the inspiring capital of Scotland, is a historic, cosmopolitan and cultured city that offers its students a unique life experience. Read more

Cutting-edge Facilities

Our students have access to world class High Performance Computing platforms and technologies such as ARCHER, the UK’s fastest supercomputer. Other facilities include multicore, Xeon Phi and GPU machines. 

EPCC has strong links with global technology companies that include NVIDIA, Intel and HPE.


Masters Scholarships in HPC

Most scholarships require applicants to submit a separate application form through the EUCLID applicant hub. Most of them also have deadlines as early as April and May. You are encouraged to apply as early as possible and also check individual websites for details. Many sources of funding are available externally to the University.


Industry-based dissertation projects

Through EPCC and the University’s strong links with industry, we offer dissertations in collaboration with industry partners and external organisations, allowing our students to gain valuable industrial experience in a commercial environment.