Postgraduate Study

  • We offer a wide range of taught postgraduate courses ranging across all faculties.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 3,615 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 59%
  • Part Time 41%

Domicile

  • UK 55%
  • EU 8%
  • Other 37%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 69 1057 1126
Business & administrative studies 138 985 1123
Social studies 77 224 301
Subjects allied to medicine 28 215 243
Biological sciences 132 41 173
Physical sciences 98 20 118
Medicine & dentistry 107 0 107
Languages 41 56 97
Creative arts & design 40 35 75
Historical & philosophical studies 54 15 69
Law 18 48 66
Engineering & technology 38 23 61
Computer science 25 25 50
Mass communications & documentation 4 0 4
Mathematical sciences 1 0 1

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

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 £5,200
Mixed £5,200
Laboratory £5,200
Clinical £7,000

Facilities and Support for Postgraduate Students

  • The newly refurbished Brynmor Jones Library also includes a dedicated postgraduate research lounge.