Newman's postgraduate portfolio combines academic excellence with a professional focus. Courses are designed to fit in with professional life, and to complement and build upon existing knowledge and experience. Students will study and research contemporary developments in their chosen field, supported by academic staff with extensive experience who have published widely in their area.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

538 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 42%
  • Part Time 58%


  • UK 98%
  • EU 2%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 0 360 360
Psychology 0 90 90
Theology & Religious Studies 0 30 30
Social Work 0 15 15
History 0 15 15
Other 0 15 15
Sociology 0 10 10
Business & Management Studies 0 5 5
Sports Science 0 5 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 *4,800
Mixed *4,800
Laboratory -
Clinical -
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.
Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.

* figures are from 2017–18.