Student Accommodation

  • Many full-time postgraduate students will be housed by their Colleges, sometimes in graduate hostels or purpose-built flats. 

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):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £16,200
Mixed -
Laboratory £11,200
Clinical £12,000
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
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

Research

  • Students should ensure that the appropriate department or faculty has the necessary expertise and resources to accommodate their research.
  • Funded research projects are advertised on the university's website.

 

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

7,438 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 86%
  • Part Time 14%

Domicile

  • UK 46%
  • EU 19%
  • Other 35%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Social studies 665 240 905
Education 450 450 905
Biological sciences 855 5 865
Engineering & technology 720 115 835
Physical sciences 725 25 750
Historical & philosophical studies 550 25 575
Business & administrative studies 40 515 555
Languages 480 0 480
Subjects allied to medicine 370 15 380
Mathematical sciences 140 175 315
Architecture, building & planning 110 130 240
Law 60 155 210
Computer science 90 45 135
Creative arts & design 50 30 75
Medicine & dentistry 45 0 45
Agriculture & related subjects 15 0 15
Mass communications & documentation 5 0 5
Veterinary science 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study: