University of Bedfordshire

Postgraduate Study

  • The university offers a wide range of taught masters courses, as well as professional MBAs and postgraduate research degrees. 
  • Applications can be made directly to the university. 
  • Our normal entry requirements for a taught master’s degree are a good first degree, specific entry requirements may apply. 
  • The university offers a full fee waiver on a range of masters courses to our undergraduates who achieve a first class honours in their undergraduate degree and progress immediately to the masters course with the university.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 4,045 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 37%
  • Part Time 63%

Domicile

  • UK 50%
  • EU 5%
  • Other 46%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & administrative studies 84 1185 1269
Education 20 606 626
Subjects allied to medicine 45 532 577
Social studies 35 463 498
Computer science 76 298 374
Biological sciences 48 298 346
Mass communications & documentation 24 69 93
Creative arts & design 6 68 74
Law 0 73 73
Languages 24 36 60
Engineering & technology 0 35 35
Physical sciences 0 20 20

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Postgraduate Fees and Funding

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2016–2017):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £4,500
Mixed £4,500
Laboratory £4,500
Clinical -