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Cardiff Metropolitan prides itself on having a strong reputation in applied research and active engagement with business and industry. It offers students first-class taught courses and unique research opportunities across its academic schools.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

2,200 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 56%
  • Part Time 44%

Domicile

  • UK 73%
  • EU 4%
  • Other 23%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 30 475 500
Business & Management Studies 55 445 500
Sports Science 55 205 260
Psychology 5 215 220
Art & Design 20 50 70
Food Science 5 55 55
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 5 35 35
Biological Sciences 5 30 35
Medical Technology 5 25 30
Economics 5 25 25
Marketing 5 20 25
English 5 15 15
Librarianship & Information Management 5 10 15
Social Work 0 10 10
Creative Writing 0 10 10
Accounting & Finance 5 5 10
Materials Technology 0 10 10
Anatomy & Physiology 5 5 5
Building 5 0 5
Computer Science 5 0 5
Architecture 5 0 5
Communication & Media Studies 5 0 5
Sociology 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 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 9,000
Mixed 9,000
Laboratory 9,000
Clinical 9,000
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

  • The university offers a bursary and scholarship scheme for postgraduate students, as well as an alumni discount scheme for postgraduate study.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • Postgraduate students looking for accommodation are advised to contact the Accommodation Service. Please refer to the university website for details.