Queen Margaret University
- Undergraduate Students
- Postgraduate Students
- International Students
Queen Margaret University (QMU) offers postgraduate courses aiming to be professionally and socially relevant to the world, focused on developing and enhancing students' skills and career options. Subject areas include management, business, occupational and arts therapies, health, creativity, education, global health and public relations. Students don't have to commit to a full award: they can opt to study individual modules from many of the courses listed on the university's website.
Postgraduate Student Statistics
1,750 postgraduate students in 2016–17
Mode of study
- Full Time 36%
- Part Time 64%
- UK 73%
- EU 14%
- Other 14%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Aural & Oral Sciences||10||160||170|
|Business & Management Studies||15||115||130|
|Drama, Dance & Cinematics||0||85||85|
|Communication & Media Studies||10||25||35|
|Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism||0||35||35|
Figures are rounded to the nearest five.
The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2017–2018). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.
|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.
- Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.
Bursaries and Scholarships
- QMU has a number of opportunities to apply for scholarships and bursaries for postgraduate students.
- Please refer to the university website for further details.
Accommodation for Postgraduate Students
- While not guaranteed, it is highly likely that postgraduates will be able to access a room in student residences if they apply in plenty of time.