Student Accommodation

  • 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.

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 £5,660
Mixed -
Laboratory £5,660
Clinical £5,660

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • Please refer to the university website for information on postgraduate funding including current postgraduate bursaries and scholarships.

Research

  • 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%

Domicile

  • UK 77%
  • EU 10%
  • Other 13%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 60 780 840
Subjects allied to medicine 60 565 625
Business & administrative studies 110 395 505
Social studies 20 185 205
Biological sciences 150 55 205
Physical sciences 40 145 185
Engineering & technology 85 85 170
Creative arts & design 45 70 110
Computer science 70 25 90
Medicine & dentistry 30 45 75
Historical & philosophical studies 25 20 40
Agriculture & related subjects 15 25 40
Architecture, building & planning 15 10 25
Law 10 10 20
Mass communications & documentation 15 0 15
Mathematical sciences 10 0 10
Languages 5 5 10

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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