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Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury Christ Church University offers over 100 postgraduate taught or research degrees, many available both full- and part-time. Nearly 90% of the university's research submitted to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) was assessed as world-leading, internationally excellent or internationally recognised.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

2,805 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 40%
  • Part Time 60%

Domicile

  • UK 96%
  • EU 2%
  • Other 2%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 140 1170 1305
Nursing 40 255 295
Psychology 135 120 255
Social Work 5 180 185
Medical Technology 0 175 175
Business & Management Studies 5 125 130
Law 25 20 45
Computer Science 5 30 35
Communication & Media Studies 35 0 35
Music 15 20 35
English 15 10 30
Social Policy 0 30 30
History 25 0 25
Occupational Therapy 0 25 25
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 10 10 20
Sports Science 20 0 20
Politics 10 5 15
Biological Sciences 15 0 15
Theology & Religious Studies 15 0 15
Linguistics 10 0 10
American Studies 10 0 10
Geography & Environmental Science 5 5 10
Creative Writing 0 5 5
Anatomy & Physiology 0 5 5
Archaeology 5 0 5
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 5 0 5
Forensic Science 0 5 5
Sociology 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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Mode of study:

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 5,200–9,250
Mixed 5,200–9,250
Laboratory 5,200–9,250
Clinical 9,270–24,000
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
Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • Please refer to the university website for details.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • Postgraduate students are guaranteed university accommodation, should they choose to apply for it.
  • The Accommodation team can help students find a place that suits them, whether in university accommodation, renting from a private landlord or staying with Homestay families.