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University of East London

The University of East London is an inclusive university with a unique community of postgraduate students, academics, professionals and researchers drawn from around the world. It welcomes students from all walks of life and its commitment to providing transformative education to all, runs through everything it does.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

3,510 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 47%
  • Part Time 53%

Domicile

  • UK 85%
  • EU 4%
  • Other 11%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Psychology 85 1080 1165
Education 40 655 700
Social Work 35 320 355
Business & Management Studies 45 155 200
Law 20 140 165
Architecture 5 140 145
Computer Science 45 40 90
Accounting & Finance 0 85 85
Politics 0 80 80
Civil Engineering 10 65 75
Art & Design 40 25 65
Biological Sciences 35 25 60
Librarianship & Information Management 25 35 55
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 35 35
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 5 30 30
Sociology 10 10 25
Pharmacology & Pharmacy 0 20 20
Sports Science 5 20 20
Communication & Media Studies 0 20 20
Linguistics 0 10 10
Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design 0 5 5
Social Policy 5 0 5
Electrical & Electronic Engineering 5 5 5
Anatomy & Physiology 0 5 5
Creative Writing 0 5 5
Physiotherapy 0 5 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Open Days

Open days allow you to experience the university first hand, and help you decide if it's the right place for you​.

Postgraduate Courses

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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 6,540–11,400
Mixed 6,540–11,400
Laboratory 6,540–11,400
Clinical 6,540–11,400
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 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

  • A modern 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.