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University of Northampton

University of Northampton students benefit from working alongside active researchers who are specialists in their field; along with support tailored to students' research, there are also personal academic tutors for all taught postgraduate programmes. Plus postgraduates can apply for funding to support their studies – from research trips to conferences and events, funding could really help add value to studies.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

2,312 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 35%
  • Part Time 65%

Domicile

  • UK 75%
  • EU 1%
  • Other 24%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & Management Studies 20 670 695
Education 35 485 520
Nursing 25 230 255
Psychology 15 160 175
Other 0 100 100
Geography & Environmental Science 10 75 85
Social Work 0 60 60
Accounting & Finance 5 50 50
English 35 15 45
Marketing 0 40 40
Computer Science 15 20 35
Social Policy 0 30 30
History 10 20 30
Law 5 25 25
Art & Design 5 15 25
General Engineering 5 15 20
Politics 5 20 20
Occupational Therapy 5 20 20
Ophthalmics 0 20 20
Sports Science 5 10 15
Materials Technology 5 10 10
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 10 10
Biological Sciences 10 0 10
Agriculture & Forestry 10 0 10
Sociology 5 0 5
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 5 0 5
Communication & Media Studies 5 0 5
Architecture 5 0 5
Economics 0 5 5
Music 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Quick Guides to Postgraduate Tuition Fees and Finance

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • The University of Northampton offers a range of scholarships and bursaries to assist students financially. Please refer to the university website for full details on the scholarships available, along with eligibility criteria.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • For university accommodation, please refer to the Living Here section of this profile.
  • The university's Accommodation Services team can assist students to find private accommodation that has been accredited for appropriate level of amenity and safety.