Postgraduate Study

  • The university offers a wide provision for postgraduate study, with both taught and research degrees available across a broad range of subject areas.
  • In addition, we offer a large number of postgraduate routes into professions, with particular strengths in Education and Healthcare, and a developing portfolio of PG qualifications to advance your career prospects as well as your academic interests.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 2,110 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 50%
  • Part Time 50%

Domicile

  • UK 93%
  • EU 4%
  • Other 3%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 15 1103 1118
Subjects allied to medicine 12 490 502
Social studies 7 148 155
Business & administrative studies 6 106 112
Biological sciences 4 87 91
Physical sciences 6 53 59
Historical & philosophical studies 1 26 27
Engineering & technology 2 15 17
Creative arts & design 6 9 15
Agriculture & related subjects 1 12 13
Mass communications & documentation 3 0 3
Computer science 1 0 1

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 £4,590
Mixed -
Laboratory -
Clinical -