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Coventry University had over 5,000 students on postgraduate courses in 2017–18. A range of taught master's and research degrees are available across all disciplines at Coventry University and Coventry University London, and now, from anywhere in the world, master's courses are available via Coventry University Online. Most taught master's hold accreditations with professional institutions; in partnership with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), many also offer an additional leadership and management qualification as part of the course.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

6,229 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 62%
  • Part Time 38%

Domicile

  • UK 47%
  • EU 6%
  • Other 47%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & Management Studies 100 1500 1600
Psychology 35 580 615
Marketing 10 400 410
Accounting & Finance 20 350 370
Nursing 10 315 325
Mechanical Engineering 60 215 275
Social Work 5 250 250
Computer Science 20 200 220
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 215 215
Art & Design 20 135 155
Education 5 150 150
Other 45 80 130
Politics 5 125 130
Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering 5 115 115
Law 5 110 115
Civil Engineering 0 115 115
Biological Sciences 15 90 105
Building 35 70 105
Communication & Media Studies 5 85 90
General Engineering 60 35 90
Pharmacology & Pharmacy 0 80 80
Electrical & Electronic Engineering 5 65 70
Physiotherapy 5 65 65
Sports Science 15 35 55
Geology 25 30 50
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 25 20 45
Food Science 5 40 40
Geography & Environmental Science 5 30 35
Librarianship & Information Management 0 35 35
English 5 25 35
Sociology 5 25 30
Economics 10 20 30
Linguistics 0 25 25
Materials Technology 0 15 15
Occupational Therapy 0 15 15
Creative Writing 0 10 10
French 5 0 5
Architecture 0 5 5
Chemical Engineering 0 5 5
Mathematics 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 6,500
Mixed 7,750
Laboratory 10,650
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

  • Postgraduate students have access to a range of financial support, including loans, scholarships and discounts. Throughout the year, there are a number of achievement based scholarships available for both UK and international students.
  • The university offers a variety of payment options to allow students to spread their costs.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • Coventry University postgraduate students are guaranteed a place in university accommodation if they submit their online accommodation application before the date specified on the university website.
  • Coventry University provides a range of accommodation to suit different budgets and requirements, including studios in the new halls, Bishop Gate and Godiva Place which opened in September 2018.
  • The university's accommodation team at FutureLets can help students find appropriate accommodation, including includes halls and accommodation in the private rented sector
  • Students at Coventry University London have various accommodation options close to campus. Halls of residence include studio and en-suite options with either private or shared communal facilities. The university also has a partnership with University of London Housing Services which assists students looking for private housing options; this service is available to prospective and enrolled students.