Canterbury Christ Church University

Postgraduate Study

  • If you need a specific postgraduate qualification in order to enter or progress in your chosen career, our sector­-specific range of courses has been developed with particular careers in mind.
  • We offer quality teaching from lecturers with vast experience in the commercial, professional and academic world, with good staff-­to-­student ratios to ensure you get the support you need.
  • Many of our courses have been developed in partnership with public sector organisations, to fulfil specific needs for qualified professionals, and have been informed by cross-­faculty expertise.
  • We have courses for qualified teachers looking for CPD, or to progress in Education management, and there are a number of routes into teaching.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 2,985 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 33%
  • Part Time 67%

Domicile

  • UK 96%
  • EU 2%
  • Other 3%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 133 1519 1652
Subjects allied to medicine 29 496 525
Biological sciences 161 84 245
Social studies 16 180 196
Business & administrative studies 12 156 168
Historical & philosophical studies 28 21 49
Creative arts & design 11 30 41
Law 17 18 35
Languages 27 5 32
Computer science 4 16 20
Mass communications & documentation 17 0 17
Physical sciences 1 6 7

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study:

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 £4,900–13,120
Mixed £4,900–13,120
Laboratory £4,900–13,120
Clinical £6,795–23,000