What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 6,075 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 63%
  • Part Time 37%

Domicile

  • UK 39%
  • EU 4%
  • Other 57%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & administrative studies 46 2665 2711
Engineering & technology 52 716 768
Social studies 64 431 495
Computer science 36 401 437
Subjects allied to medicine 16 356 372
Biological sciences 35 325 360
Physical sciences 16 247 263
Education 1 172 173
Creative arts & design 23 111 134
Mass communications & documentation 9 117 126
Law 1 77 78
Architecture, building & planning 11 62 73
Languages 5 48 53
Agriculture & related subjects 0 16 16
Mathematical sciences 14 0 14

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study:

Postgraduate Fees and Funding

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2016–2017):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £5,799
Mixed £6,930
Laboratory £9,602
Clinical £15,661– 28,111