Postgraduate Fees

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 £4,750
Mixed £4,750
Laboratory £5,100
Clinical £4,750

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • DMU currently offers the Vice-Chancellor's 2020 Scholarship for Home/EU alumni who wish to continue their studies at DMU by enrolling on a postgraduate taught course. It offers a tuition fee discount of up to 50% to recent DMU graduates who achieved a 2:1 or above.

Research

  • The majority of DMU’s research activities were judged to be world-leading or internationally excellent in the Research Excellence Framework, the UK-wide initiative to assess the quality of research in universities.
  • DMU is a research-active university that makes a vital impact across all its faculties. Research has included investigations into the healthiest cooking oils, as featured on BBC TV’s Trust Me, I'm a Doctor; and Dr Parvez Haris, head of DMU’s Biomedical Environmental Health Group, is at the forefront of a research project into arsenic levels in rice, which could have life-changing implications for 3 billion people around the globe.
  • Square Mile India is a series of projects sharing the skills of DMU students and staff to make a positive change for thousands of people in Indian communities, adding an overseas dimension to the university’s Square Mile project, and involving DMU’s pioneering international experience programme #DMUglobal.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

3,764 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 46%
  • Part Time 54%

Domicile

  • UK 64%
  • EU 5%
  • Other 31%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & administrative studies 35 745 780
Law 5 745 750
Subjects allied to medicine 70 455 525
Creative arts & design 60 190 250
Engineering & technology 45 195 240
Computer science 50 170 220
Education 5 165 170
Architecture, building & planning 10 155 165
Social studies 15 130 150
Physical sciences 10 120 130
Biological sciences 25 70 95
Mass communications & documentation 20 55 80
Historical & philosophical studies 10 40 50
Languages 20 5 25
Mathematical sciences 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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