The Academic Skills team can help you achieve your learning and study goals. We offer a range of academic skills development workshops to help you succeed at university.
Personal Development Tutor
You’ll be assigned a personal development tutor (PDT) within your first weeks at Edinburgh Napier. They will help you settle into life at university and be your first point of contact for any academic or personal issues you may experience throughout your time here.
Academic skills workshops
We offer a range of workshops plus online courses and materials to help you develop the skills you need to tackle university assessments effectively. Skills include critical reading, analysis, academic writing, oral presentations, E-posters, and preparation and planning for exams.
To find out more see the Academic Skills pages on My Napier or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Academic Skills Advisers
Our Academic Skills Advisers are available for informal, confidential assistance. They'll work with you to develop your skills to help you be successful in your studies, from academic essay-writing to time management. To find out how to access this support see our One-to-one guidance pages on My Napier or, for advice about how we can help, contact email@example.com
Get ready for University study
This online resource introduces you to some of the key skills you need for successful University-level study, with tips and advice from students in areas such as effective reading, academic writing, oral presentations, revision and exam strategies.
English language support
We offer free in-sessional English language support to all our international students to help improve your language skills so that you can excel in your studies. Practise your English and get feedback to further enhance your learning.
More about English language support
- Writing workshops
- Discussion and presentation skills workshops
- Individual help session.