- Undergraduate Students
- Postgraduate Students
- International Students
Lancaster University is home to a dynamic postgraduate community. The university offers taught master's degrees, such as MSc, MA and MBA, across a wide range of subject fields. Through its postgraduate research programmes it aims to support and pursue research at the highest international level, offering a vibrant, multidisciplinary research environment for all.
Postgraduate Student Statistics
3,992 postgraduate students in 2017–18
Mode of study
- Full Time 64%
- Part Time 36%
- UK 55%
- EU 11%
- Other 34%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Business & Management Studies||45||555||600|
|Accounting & Finance||15||255||270|
|Geography & Environmental Science||130||135||265|
|Physics & Astronomy||80||0||80|
|Art & Design||45||20||65|
|Theology & Religious Studies||15||20||35|
|Librarianship & Information Management||10||0||10|
|Communication & Media Studies||5||0||5|
|Drama, Dance & Cinematics||5||0||5|
|Electrical & Electronic Engineering||0||5||5|
Figures are rounded to the nearest five.
Quick Guides to Postgraduate Tuition Fees and Finance
- Find and check tuition fees for specific courses on our Course Chooser.
- Get information about postgraduate loans and other funding available.
Bursaries and Scholarships
- Please refer to the university website for details.
Accommodation for Postgraduate Students
- Postgraduate students can choose from a huge range of accommodation options across campus, dependent on personal requirements.
- No matter where students chose to live they will have access to the dedicated Graduate College and all postgraduate facilities.
- For students preferring to live in the city of Lancaster, a university-approved list of properties can help them find the perfect living option.