Traditional studio

A picture of a room on campus

There are a small number of traditional studio available for postgraduate students on campus. Bright and spacious, our studios offer a completely private space with private bathroom, kitchen and bedroom.

All studio accommodation is single occupancy. 

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Accommodation fees 2024/2025 (per room)
Room type Cost per week Contract length Cost per tenancy
Traditional studio £224.00 50 weeks £11,200.00

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.

What's included in a traditional studio?

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

  • study bedroom
  • 3/4 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 purchase a bedding pack (non refundable) from our main reception on arrival for £30.00.

Towels and toilet rolls are not provided.

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


  • 2 hob cooker and microwave oven
  • fridge
  • kettle
  • sweeping brush
  • dust pan and brush
  • bucket and mop
  • recycling station
  • cupboard
  • breakfast bar and stool

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

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 WattLiving for help and advice on what you need to bring with you to campus.

Kitchen in a studio

Key information

On-campus Accommodation Office (Edinburgh Campus)

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