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City, University of London offers a wide range of taught and research postgraduate degrees; part-time and flexible options enable students to study and work, in keeping with City's close links with business and the professions. Students benefit from expert academic staff, comprehensive student support and tailored careers guidance as they deepen their understanding of a subject, developing transferable skills such as analytical thinking, research and presentation techniques.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

9,141 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 74%
  • Part Time 26%

Domicile

  • UK 53%
  • EU 13%
  • Other 34%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Accounting & Finance 35 2055 2095
Business & Management Studies 40 1000 1040
Law 15 1020 1035
Nursing 5 725 730
Communication & Media Studies 10 605 610
Psychology 130 230 360
Computer Science 35 295 330
Marketing 0 315 315
Librarianship & Information Management 5 305 315
General Engineering 5 290 295
Aural & Oral Sciences 5 220 225
Education 5 210 210
Economics 15 195 205
Social Policy 0 205 205
Civil Engineering 20 125 145
Creative Writing 0 140 140
Sociology 10 100 110
Medical Technology 0 105 105
Politics 10 85 100
Mathematics 10 75 85
Ophthalmics 15 50 60
Building 0 55 55
Mechanical Engineering 25 30 55
Other 10 45 55
Land & Property Management 0 50 50
Electrical & Electronic Engineering 15 35 45
Art & Design 0 45 45
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 40 40
Materials Technology 0 30 30
Music 15 15 30
Physics & Astronomy 10 0 10
Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering 10 0 10
Food Science 5 0 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 6,000–28,000
Mixed 8,000–10,000
Laboratory 9,000–12,000
Clinical -
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

  • City, University of London provides and recommends a number of funding options to help students meet the cost of university. Postgrad Solutions Study Bursaries invites postgraduate students from around the world to apply for a bursary worth up to £500.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • City offers a range of accommodation, including modern and newly refurbished halls of residence a short walk from the main City buildings, as well as private accommodation.
  • Each hall has a team of management staff, and features private, modern study bedrooms and communal living spaces where students can cook, relax and feel at home.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.