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University of Bedfordshire

Postgraduate study at the University of Bedfordshire offers many advantages: flexible learning opportunities, family-friendly attendance modes, and part-time study options are all available. Courses are taught by leading experts in their fields, with many lecturers presenting their work at international, national and local conferences.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

2,325 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 62%
  • Part Time 38%

Domicile

  • UK 63%
  • EU 5%
  • Other 33%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & Management Studies 35 455 495
Education 5 415 420
Social Work 15 260 275
Nursing 5 240 240
Other 25 130 160
Psychology 20 105 125
Computer Science 40 75 115
Law 0 65 65
Accounting & Finance 0 50 50
Sports Science 15 30 50
Communication & Media Studies 15 30 45
Marketing 0 40 40
Biological Sciences 5 30 30
Pharmacology & Pharmacy 0 30 30
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 5 20 25
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 0 25 25
Librarianship & Information Management 0 25 25
Linguistics 0 20 20
Social Policy 5 15 20
Electrical & Electronic Engineering 0 15 15
English 10 5 15
Sociology 0 10 10
Politics 0 10 10
Anatomy & Physiology 0 10 10
Art & Design 5 5 5
Geography & Environmental Science 0 5 5
Economics 0 5 5
Complementary Medicine 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Quick Guides to Postgraduate Tuition Fees and Finance

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • The University of Bedfordshire offers a 50% fee waiver to any current UK or EU Bedfordshire undergraduate student, who achieves a first at undergraduate level and progresses onto a full-time master's course in the 2019/2020 academic year.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • The university has dedicated accommodation for all postgraduate students, as well as for those over 25 years old.