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University of Greenwich

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.

Quick Guides to Postgraduate Tuition Fees and Finance

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).