Student Accommodation

  • To guarantee their room on campus, students need to apply for accommodation before the relevant deadline and confirm acceptance of a place to study on one of the university's courses by the specified date.

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 2016–2017):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £6,100
Mixed -
Laboratory £7,700
Clinical -
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

  • The university offers a 20% fee reduction for University of Hertfordshire graduates who undertake a postgraduate degree.

Research

  • Over 30 subject areas, including art and design, English, history, law, and social work.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

5,643 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 27%
  • Part Time 73%

Domicile

  • UK 78%
  • EU 4%
  • Other 17%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Subjects allied to medicine 110 1555 1665
Education 40 1365 1405
Business & administrative studies 40 885 925
Social studies 10 455 470
Computer science 55 210 265
Biological sciences 90 170 265
Engineering & technology 50 140 190
Law 0 150 150
Creative arts & design 15 125 140
Physical sciences 35 40 75
Historical & philosophical studies 30 0 30
Languages 10 20 30
Mass communications & documentation 5 15 15
Architecture, building & planning 0 15 15
Combined 0 10 10
Medicine & dentistry 5 5 10
Agriculture & related subjects 5 0 5
Mathematical sciences 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study: