Student Accommodation

  • There are a number of residences just for postgraduate and mature students, ideal for those who want to live in a postgraduate environment.
  • University accommodation is guaranteed to all new single postgraduate students paying international fees who apply before the deadline. Please visit the University of Leeds website for more information.

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 £6,500
Mixed £6,500
Laboratory £6,500
Clinical £6,500
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • Please visit the University of Leeds website for more information on postgraduate funding.


  • The University of Leeds is one of the largest research-based institutions in the UK providing a rich, stimulating and exciting environment in which to learn.
  • The university is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities, and a member of the Worldwide Universities Network, a partnership of universities working together to drive international research collaboration and address issues of global significance.
  • It was ranked as a top 10 UK university in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework for research power, and 80% of its research is 'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent'.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

8,223 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 68%
  • Part Time 32%


  • UK 54%
  • EU 6%
  • Other 40%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & administrative studies 105 1300 1400
Education 75 935 1010
Engineering & technology 560 400 955
Subjects allied to medicine 85 780 860
Physical sciences 300 295 595
Social studies 165 320 485
Medicine & dentistry 250 215 470
Biological sciences 260 160 420
Languages 160 230 390
Mass communications & documentation 40 250 290
Historical & philosophical studies 130 140 270
Creative arts & design 75 165 240
Law 80 105 185
Mathematical sciences 95 55 150
Computer science 35 85 120
Agriculture & related subjects 45 70 115
Architecture, building & planning 0 70 70

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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