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):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £6,200
Mixed £6,200
Laboratory £7,200
Clinical £6,200
Classroom
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Mixed
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Laboratory
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Clinical
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

Research

  • Staffordshire University operates a specialist Research Institute and there are a number of postgraduate opportunities offered through the Centre for Archaeology, Centre for Biomechanics and Centre for Healthcare and Development among others.
  • The University also hosts an annual postgraduate research conference.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

2,258 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 35%
  • Part Time 65%

Domicile

  • UK 78%
  • EU 3%
  • Other 19%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 15 420 435
Social studies 30 355 385
Business & administrative studies 5 355 360
Subjects allied to medicine 10 340 350
Computer science 40 295 335
Engineering & technology 30 270 300
Biological sciences 25 205 230
Law 5 175 185
Mass communications & documentation 5 150 150
Creative arts & design 10 90 100
Physical sciences 25 50 75
Historical & philosophical studies 15 20 35
Agriculture & related subjects 0 25 25
Languages 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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