- Undergraduate Students
- Postgraduate Students
- International Students
- From halls of residence to private houses and flats – most of which are within walking distance of the campus – the university offers a wide range of accommodation. Please refer to the university website for further details.
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
- Please refer to the university website for information on postgraduate funding including current postgraduate bursaries and scholarships.
- Plymouth University offers research degree programmes at doctoral level (PhD, MD, EdD, DBA, DPA, DClinPsy) or at research master level (MPhil, ResM, MS). Please refer to the university website for further details.
What do Postgraduate Students Study?
3,076 postgraduate students in 2015–16:
Mode of study
- Full Time 43%
- Part Time 57%
- UK 77%
- EU 10%
- Other 13%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Subjects allied to medicine||60||565||625|
|Business & administrative studies||110||395||505|
|Engineering & technology||85||85||170|
|Creative arts & design||45||70||110|
|Medicine & dentistry||30||45||75|
|Historical & philosophical studies||25||20||40|
|Agriculture & related subjects||15||25||40|
|Architecture, building & planning||15||10||25|
|Mass communications & documentation||15||0||15|
Figures are rounded to the nearest five.