The University of Manchester
- Undergraduate Students
- Postgraduate Students
- International Students
The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2016–2017):
|Type of Course||Taught Postgraduate|
- 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
- Manchester provides funding for a large number of postgraduate students each year, through funding provided by the UK’s seven research councils, as well as awards made directly by the university.
- Postgraduate research students may also be eligible for the President’s Doctoral Scholar (PDS) award.
- More than 100 awards are made each year to the most outstanding students from across the globe, across all subject areas.
- All PDS award-holders can access a bespoke suite of training activities, including advanced training in leadership, publication and time management.
What do Postgraduate Students Study?
12,066 postgraduate students in 2015–16:
Mode of study
- Full Time 73%
- Part Time 27%
- UK 51%
- EU 6%
- Other 43%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Business & administrative studies||185||2160||2345|
|Engineering & technology||635||1300||1935|
|Subjects allied to medicine||375||640||1015|
|Medicine & dentistry||180||805||985|
|Historical & philosophical studies||105||105||210|
|Creative arts & design||45||100||145|
|Architecture, building & planning||25||110||135|
|Mass communications & documentation||10||45||55|
|Agriculture & related subjects||5||0||5|
Figures are rounded to the nearest five.