Student Accommodation

  • Accommodation is guaranteed for postgraduate students at The Green, the university's student village at the City campus, putting students right at the heart of the university’s academic studies, student facilities, support services and social activities.

Postgraduate Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2017–2018). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £6,500
Mixed -
Laboratory £7,750
Clinical -
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • Scholarships are available for students on postgraduate taught courses and research students.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.


  • Most subject areas are available at postgraduate level.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

2,817 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 27%
  • Part Time 73%


  • UK 80%
  • EU 3%
  • Other 17%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Subjects allied to medicine 80 775 855
Business & administrative studies 60 580 640
Engineering & technology 70 485 555
Social studies 50 265 315
Education 0 105 105
Computer science 20 55 75
Physical sciences 20 55 75
Biological sciences 15 20 35
Mass communications & documentation 10 10 20
Mathematical sciences 15 0 15
Creative arts & design 0 15 15

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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Mode of study: