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The University of Dundee offers a wide range of training and development opportunities for postgraduate students and researchers. The university provides a supportive, stimulating and structured framework in which to conduct research, develop professional skills and build a career portfolio. Research at Dundee is among the very best in the UK; this translates into world-changing solutions for health, the environment and the economy.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

4,390 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 42%
  • Part Time 58%

Domicile

  • UK 77%
  • EU 5%
  • Other 18%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Other 135 1245 1380
Education 35 785 820
Nursing 10 380 390
Law 35 230 260
Librarianship & Information Management 0 180 180
Business & Management Studies 10 155 165
Architecture 5 155 160
Accounting & Finance 20 135 155
Biological Sciences 125 10 135
Computer Science 10 75 85
Psychology 15 60 75
Social Work 0 75 75
History 10 60 70
Civil Engineering 10 45 60
Art & Design 5 55 60
English 20 30 50
Mechanical Engineering 15 25 40
Geography & Environmental Science 20 5 25
Anatomy & Physiology 10 15 25
Politics 5 20 25
Medical Technology 0 20 20
Mathematics 15 5 20
Dentistry 5 15 20
Medicine 5 15 20
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 0 15 15
Agriculture & Forestry 0 10 10
Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design 5 10 10
Philosophy 5 5 10
Forensic Science 0 10 10
Economics 5 0 5
Iberian Languages 0 5 5
Marketing 0 5 5
Creative Writing 0 5 5
Chemistry 0 5 5
Electrical & Electronic Engineering 5 0 5
Physics & Astronomy 5 0 5
German 0 5 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 6,950–19,950
Mixed -
Laboratory 7,950–19,950
Clinical 17,600–38,150
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

  • The university recently invested £1.4 million in its Global Excellence Scholarships to attract the best and brightest students to Dundee.
  • Please refer to the university website to use the scholarship finder tool.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • The university guarantees accommodation to all entrant students who apply before the deadline.