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University of East London

The University of East London (UEL) is the careers-led university. Its mission is to prepare its students for the jobs of the future – and to become the leaders and pioneers of today.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

3,392 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 57%
  • Part Time 43%

Domicile

  • UK 82%
  • EU 3%
  • Other 15%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Psychology 95 1025 1120
Education 35 655 685
Social Work 15 260 275
Business & Management Studies 25 230 255
Architecture 5 140 145
Law 5 120 130
Computer Science 40 90 125
Other 5 100 100
Politics 0 65 65
Civil Engineering 5 60 65
Accounting & Finance 0 65 65
Librarianship & Information Management 20 35 55
Art & Design 30 25 55
Biological Sciences 30 25 55
Building 0 30 30
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 30 30
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 5 25 30
Sports Science 5 20 25
Communication & Media Studies 0 20 20
Sociology 10 10 20
Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design 0 15 15
Pharmacology & Pharmacy 0 15 15
Linguistics 0 15 15
Physiotherapy 0 5 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Quick Guides to Postgraduate Tuition Fees and Finance

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • The Student Money Advice and Rights Team (SMART) provides personal advice about tuition fees and funding options, including the university's generous package of scholarships and bursaries.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • UEL's student village, located by the waterfront at the Docklands campus, is home to almost 1,200 students. Accommodation is available to undergraduate and postgraduate UEL students studying at Docklands or Stratford campuses.