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London South Bank University

Postgraduate Student Statistics

5,220 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 38%
  • Part Time 62%

Domicile

  • UK 84%
  • EU 4%
  • Other 12%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Nursing 20 1670 1690
Business & Management Studies 30 595 625
Building 10 390 400
Accounting & Finance 10 290 300
Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design 0 240 240
Marketing 0 190 190
Civil Engineering 0 170 170
Law 5 165 165
Architecture 5 150 150
Psychology 20 130 150
Education 20 125 145
Occupational Therapy 0 110 110
Social Work 0 95 95
Sociology 15 80 95
General Engineering 15 55 65
Chemical Engineering 20 40 60
Electrical & Electronic Engineering 15 35 50
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 45 45
Mechanical Engineering 10 30 40
Food Science 5 30 35
Communication & Media Studies 15 15 30
Medical Technology 5 25 30
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 0 30 30
Librarianship & Information Management 0 25 25
Computer Science 15 5 25
Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering 20 5 20
Biological Sciences 5 0 5
Creative Writing 0 5 5
Sports Science 5 0 5
Music 5 0 5
Land & Property Management 0 5 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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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 7,500
Mixed 8,700
Laboratory 8,700
Clinical 8,700
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 joining LSBU can apply for the Vice Chancellor's Scholarship programme.
  • The programme offers a range of awards from £1,000 bursaries to a full fee waiver to new UK, EU or international postgraduate students.