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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 £9,000–32,000
Mixed -
Laboratory £9,200–18,950
Clinical £9,700–12,200

Research

  • Imperial is a major research university and has the highest proportion of 'world-leading' and 'internationally excellent' research of any major UK university, according to the Research Excellence Framework 2014.
  • Imperial's postgraduate students are part of a highly respected research community and academic staff include some of the world’s most renowned scientists, medics and engineers.
  • There are also multiple opportunities for postgraduate students to work and research abroad through doctoral summer schools, expeditions and placements.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

7,793 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 82%
  • Part Time 18%

Domicile

  • UK 42%
  • EU 20%
  • Other 38%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Engineering & technology 1120 920 2040
Business & administrative studies 45 1595 1640
Medicine & dentistry 1135 455 1585
Physical sciences 890 340 1230
Biological sciences 285 95 380
Computer science 175 150 325
Mathematical sciences 155 120 270
Mass communications & documentation 5 60 60
Education 5 60 60
Languages 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study: