University of Huddersfield

Postgraduate Study

  • Distance learning opportunities available.
  • There are entry requirements for each course but experience will be considered too.
  • 94% of postgraduate students go on to work and/or further study within 6 months of graduating (DLHE 2013–14).

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 4,535 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 42%
  • Part Time 58%

Domicile

  • UK 74%
  • EU 4%
  • Other 22%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 122 1071 1193
Business & administrative studies 147 717 864
Subjects allied to medicine 72 673 745
Social studies 88 421 509
Engineering & technology 137 97 234
Biological sciences 101 96 197
Architecture, building & planning 40 142 182
Creative arts & design 111 27 138
Computer science 55 63 118
Law 12 97 109
Physical sciences 61 40 101
Historical & philosophical studies 51 19 70
Languages 47 6 53
Mass communications & documentation 12 0 12
Agriculture & related subjects 0 7 7
Mathematical sciences 0 5 5

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study:

Postgraduate Fees and Funding

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 £4,950
Mixed £4,950
Laboratory £4,950
Clinical -