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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. Students benefit from the high-standard of research carried out by the university.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

2,690 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 42%
  • Part Time 58%

Domicile

  • UK 94%
  • EU 3%
  • Other 3%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 135 955 1090
Nursing 50 285 335
Psychology 135 150 285
Medical Technology 0 180 180
Social Work 5 170 170
Business & Management Studies 5 105 110
Other 35 40 80
Law 35 20 55
Communication & Media Studies 40 0 40
Computer Science 5 30 35
Music 15 10 30
English 15 10 30
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 5 20 25
History 25 0 25
Creative Writing 0 25 25
Politics 10 15 25
Linguistics 20 0 20
Social Policy 0 20 20
Biological Sciences 20 0 20
Theology & Religious Studies 15 0 15
Sports Science 15 0 15
Occupational Therapy 0 15 15
Anatomy & Physiology 0 15 15
Geography & Environmental Science 5 10 10
Sociology 5 5 10
American Studies 5 0 5
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 5 0 5
Archaeology 5 0 5
Ophthalmics 0 5 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

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.