Student Accommodation

  • The university endeavours to accommodate as many postgraduate students on campus as possible; however, this cannot be guaranteed. 
  • Accommodation applications are dealt with on a first come, first served basis so it is vital that students apply for accommodation online via at the earliest possible opportunity.

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 2017–2018). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom -
Mixed £6,820–10,000
Laboratory -
Clinical -
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

  • The university provides a number of scholarships for postgraduate students, ranging from £1,000–5,000, awarded on criteria such as the subject studied, family circumstances or where the student is from.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.


  • With an excellent reputation in research across a range of disciplines, research degree students at The Royal Agricultural University can achieve their potential in a stimulating and supportive environment.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

235 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 95%
  • Part Time 5%


  • UK 68%
  • EU 6%
  • Other 26%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Architecture, building & planning 5 90 95
Agriculture & related subjects 10 70 80
Business & administrative studies 5 60 60

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study: