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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.

Postgraduate Tuition Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2018–2019). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate (£)
Classroom 6,990
Mixed 6,990
Laboratory 6,990
Clinical -
Classroom
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Mixed
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Laboratory
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Clinical
Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.

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.