Buckinghamshire New University

Bucks New University offers a range of specialist postgraduate programmes, many of which can be studied flexibly to help fit studying around professional and personal commitments.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

1,020 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 32%
  • Part Time 68%


  • UK 96%
  • EU 2%
  • Other 2%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Nursing 15 465 480
Education 10 175 185
Psychology 0 130 130
Business & Management Studies 5 85 90
Social Work 5 75 75
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 25 25
Computer Science 0 10 10
Sports Science 5 5 10
Law 0 5 5
Art & Design 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Open Days

Open days allow you to experience the university first hand, and help you decide if it's the right place for you​.

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 4,500–9,250
Mixed -
Laboratory -
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.
Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • Halls of residence in High Wycombe are available for postgraduate students. 
  • Quieter blocks can be requested.