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The University of Greenwich offers career-focused postgraduate degrees, many accredited by leading professional bodies, while the university's research has earned four Queen's Anniversary Prizes. A thriving research community addresses some of the world's most challenging issues, including drug development, fire safety and food security.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

4,065 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 39%
  • Part Time 61%

Domicile

  • UK 74%
  • EU 5%
  • Other 21%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Pharmacology & Pharmacy 35 635 670
Business & Management Studies 35 515 550
Education 45 405 450
Other 20 375 390
Biological Sciences 5 305 310
Nursing 0 260 260
Architecture 5 180 180
Librarianship & Information Management 0 120 120
Marketing 10 90 100
Psychology 15 75 90
Accounting & Finance 5 75 80
General Engineering 50 30 80
Social Work 0 75 75
Computer Science 25 35 60
Chemistry 55 5 60
Building 0 55 55
Food Science 10 40 50
Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design 0 45 45
Aural & Oral Sciences 0 45 45
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 40 40
Agriculture & Forestry 30 10 40
Art & Design 0 35 35
Economics 0 30 30
Sociology 5 20 25
Mathematics 20 5 25
Civil Engineering 0 25 25
Electrical & Electronic Engineering 0 20 20
Geography & Environmental Science 0 20 20
Law 5 10 20
English 5 15 20
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 0 20 20
Sports Science 0 15 15
Land & Property Management 0 15 15
Mechanical Engineering 0 10 10
Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering 0 10 10
Linguistics 5 5 10
History 5 5 5
Complementary Medicine 0 5 5
Politics 5 0 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 6,500–14,500
Mixed 6,500–14,500
Laboratory 6,500–14,500
Clinical 6,500–14,500
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 of Greenwich provides a number of scholarships and bursaries for postgraduates; please refer to the university website for details.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • New students are guaranteed a place in a hall of residence provided they meet certain conditions. They must be a full-time student attending the University of Greenwich for the first time; the university must receive their accommodation application by the relevant deadline; and they must enrol on a full-time course of study for the entire academic session at one of the university's three campuses (Avery Hill, Greenwich or Medway).