Student Accommodation

  • Postgraduate students are guaranteed a place in GCU's award-winning Caledonian Court student accommodation.

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 2017–2018):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £5,500–7,240
Mixed £5,500–7,240
Laboratory £5,500–7,240
Clinical £5,500–7,240
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
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • Please refer to the university website for details of bursaries and scholarships.

Research

  • Please refer to the university website for details of postgraduate opportunities.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

2,779 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 58%
  • Part Time 42%

Domicile

  • UK 61%
  • EU 6%
  • Other 33%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & administrative studies 95 830 925
Subjects allied to medicine 145 675 820
Engineering & technology 65 240 305
Biological sciences 40 200 235
Architecture, building & planning 65 135 195
Social studies 35 110 140
Computer science 40 30 70
Creative arts & design 0 55 55
Mass communications & documentation 5 30 35
Education 0 30 30
Law 15 0 15
Mathematical sciences 0 5 5
Physical sciences 0 5 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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