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Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University offers over 200 exciting postgraduate courses in a range of disciplines. Flexible study options include  full-time, part-time, advanced entry, online and more, in order to make postgraduate courses accessible to as many people as possible.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

4,770 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 33%
  • Part Time 67%

Domicile

  • UK 89%
  • EU 3%
  • Other 8%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Social Work 35 900 935
Education 60 540 600
Business & Management Studies 15 415 430
Sports Science 115 255 370
Nursing 0 320 320
Psychology 0 295 295
Law 5 185 190
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 20 130 150
Food Science 0 145 145
Architecture 0 105 105
Communication & Media Studies 35 65 100
Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design 0 70 70
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 0 70 70
Materials Technology 0 70 70
Accounting & Finance 20 45 60
Social Policy 0 50 50
Occupational Therapy 0 45 45
Geography & Environmental Science 45 0 45
Anthropology 0 45 45
Civil Engineering 0 40 40
Marketing 20 20 40
Physiotherapy 0 35 35
Librarianship & Information Management 0 30 30
Art & Design 0 30 30
Politics 0 30 30
Computer Science 0 30 30
History 0 20 20
English 0 20 20
Mechanical Engineering 0 15 15
Economics 0 15 15
Building 0 10 10
Biological Sciences 0 5 5
Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering 0 5 5
General Engineering 0 5 5
Pharmacology & Pharmacy 0 5 5
Physics & Astronomy 0 5 5
Music 0 5 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Open Days

Open days allow you to experience the university first hand, and help you decide if it's the right place for you​.

Postgraduate Courses

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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 2017–2018). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate (£)
Classroom 5,200–10,300
Mixed 5,200–10,300
Laboratory 5,200–10,300
Clinical 5,200–10,300
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
Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • Postgraduate students may be able to get help in the form of a scholarship, such as a Graduate Teaching Assistantship or Research Studentship. Availability will depend on the course.
  • Graduates of Leeds Beckett University may be eligible for a 10% discount on postgraduate study fees.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • Postgraduate students can apply for accommodation in any Leeds Beckett hall of residence, and there are a limited number of dedicated postgraduate flats available.
  • The university also works with Unipol, a housing charity that aims to help students make informed decisions about the type of accommodation they would like to live in while studying in Leeds. Unipol is a good place to start if looking for accommodation in the wider private-rented sector.