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The University of Lincoln has a thriving, friendly postgraduate community, underpinned by Gold-standard teaching (Teaching Excellence Framework, 2017) and a strong research culture.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

2,326 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 51%
  • Part Time 49%

Domicile

  • UK 77%
  • EU 3%
  • Other 20%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & Management Studies 40 440 480
Nursing 5 190 190
Education 40 120 160
Architecture 5 155 160
Social Work 5 145 145
Other 25 115 140
Psychology 50 70 120
Art & Design 10 90 100
Marketing 5 90 90
Communication & Media Studies 15 70 90
Computer Science 60 20 75
History 15 65 75
Agriculture & Forestry 5 65 70
Biological Sciences 45 15 60
English 15 45 55
Accounting & Finance 5 50 55
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 5 35 35
Sports Science 10 25 35
Law 15 15 30
Politics 5 20 20
General Engineering 15 5 20
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 5 15 15
Physiotherapy 0 15 15
Forensic Science 5 10 15
Pharmacology & Pharmacy 10 0 10
Chemistry 10 5 10
Sociology 10 0 10
Social Policy 5 5 5
Food Science 5 5 5
Mathematics 5 0 5
Mechanical Engineering 0 5 5
Economics 0 5 5
Physics & Astronomy 5 0 5
Philosophy 5 0 5
Geography & Environmental Science 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Tuition Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2018–2019). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate (£)
Classroom 7,300–7,600
Mixed -
Laboratory 7,300–7,600
Clinical -
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

  • A number of postgraduate scholarships and bursaries are available for postgraduate students.
  • Please refer to the university website for further details.