Student Accommodation

  • All postgraduate students are guaranteed university or university managed partnership accommodation for the first year (terms and conditions apply).
  • All postgraduate accommodation is self-catering and located on, or close to campus.
  • A dedicated accommodation services team can help students to find private accommodation.
  • Please refer to the university website for further details.

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 2016–2017):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £5,665
Mixed -
Laboratory £6,165
Clinical £15,270
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
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • Funding is available to UK, EU or non-EU international students, with a variety of fully funded and partially funded scholarships and studentship opportunities.
  • Funding options also include a range of tuition fee discounts, fee instalment plans, UK Research Councils and doctoral training centre funding, alongside alumni and charity awards.
  • The university aims to make the search for funding as easy as possible, with a comprehensive online easy to use funding database, updated on a weekly basis. Please refer to the university website for further information.

Research

  • Most subject areas are available at postgraduate level.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

6,072 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 75%
  • Part Time 25%

Domicile

  • UK 48%
  • EU 9%
  • Other 43%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Engineering & technology 390 985 1375
Business & administrative studies 50 910 960
Subjects allied to medicine 420 260 685
Medicine & dentistry 155 385 535
Languages 125 320 450
Biological sciences 250 85 335
Education 70 245 320
Computer science 100 150 250
Physical sciences 90 150 240
Social studies 70 160 230
Mass communications & documentation 10 220 230
Architecture, building & planning 50 140 190
Agriculture & related subjects 50 95 145
Creative arts & design 55 80 130
Historical & philosophical studies 40 40 80
Law 20 50 70
Mathematical sciences 40 5 45

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study: