Queen Margaret University

Postgraduate Study

  • At QMU we understand the specific needs of postgraduate students.
  • Our School of Arts, Social Sciences and Management and Health Sciences offer a range of masters courses that will develop your skills and expertise, enable you to specialise in your chosen field and allow you to benefit from flexible learning and continued professional development opportunities.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 1,670 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 30%
  • Part Time 70%

Domicile

  • UK 72%
  • EU 15%
  • Other 13%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Subjects allied to medicine 77 1253 1330
Business & administrative studies 13 153 166
Creative arts & design 0 114 114
Mass communications & documentation 10 21 31
Biological sciences 5 19 24
Social studies 3 2 5

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study:

Postgraduate Fees and Funding

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 £4,500
Mixed -
Laboratory £4,500
Clinical -