Studio flats

Studio flat in new halls

Contemporary studio flats

All accommodation is single occupancy and self-catered. There are a number of catering facilities on campus.

There are a small number of studio flats available for postgraduate students on campus. Modern, bright and spacious, our studios offer a completely private space with private bathroom, kitchen and bedroom. They vary in size but are 24 square meters minimum and are priced individually according to size and layout.

Accommodation fees 2023/2024 (per room)
Room type Cost per week Contract length Cost per tenancy
Contemporary Studio £218.00 - £230.00 50 weeks £10,900 - £11,500

How to apply

Applications for the 2023/2024 will open at midday (GMT) on Monday 13 March 2023.

Find out more about how to apply for on-campus accommodation.

What's included in the rent?

The rent includes:

  • internet connection (100MB as standard)
  • heating
  • power
  • assisted clean of public areas. Students are required to maintain the cleanliness levels in their own studio
  • Basic room contents insurance is included with your on campus accommodation and is provided by Endsleigh. Enter in your policy number HH1074 to check your policy details.
  • 24/7 SafeGuarding Services who are on hand day and night to deal with any issues that may arise. 

If you plan on using a personal television or a laptop for internet provider television (IPTV), you will need to buy a TV licence.

Bed linen, duvet and pillows are not provided, but you can purchase a (non refundable) bedding pack from our main reception on arrival for £30.00.

Studio flat in new halls - reverse angle

What's included in a studio flat?

Your room key gives access to your designated kitchen and laundrette.

Study bedroom

  • Double size bed
  • Mattress protector
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Bookshelf
  • Pin board
  • En suite:
    • Wash hand basin
    • Shower
    • Toilet

Bed linen, duvet and pillows are not provided, but you can collect one from our main reception when you arrive for £30.

Towels and toilet rolls are not provided.

For safety reasons, cooking/heating appliances and additional furniture are not permitted in study bedrooms.


  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Kettle
  • Sweeping brush
  • Dust pan and brush
  • Bucket and mop
  • Recycling station
  • Cupboard

Crockery, cutlery, pot, pans and kitchen utensils are not provided.

The cleaning service is an "assisted clean", which means the communal areas such as hallways/ stairwells will be cleaned, but you are expected to maintain cleaning standards in your own flat. 


  • Laundry facilities (washing machines, dryers, iron and ironing board)
  • Bike shelters (limited spaces)
  • Residence Life Hub located on campus

Images are used to demonstrate a typical student room in each accommodation type.  However, the layout and contents may differ depending on the hall and room allocated.  Please see the "What's included" section above for a list of what is provided in the room.

Please visit Watt-Living for help and advice on what you need to bring with you to campus

Key information

On-campus Accommodation Office (Edinburgh Campus)

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Opening Hours: 10:00 - 16:00
In person appointments: MyHWU