University of Sunderland
- Undergraduate Students
- Postgraduate Students
- International Students
- The University of Sunderland offers taught Masters and research degrees for postgraduate study.
- Our research has been classed as 'World Leading' in 10 subjects by the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014).
- All our research programmes are designed to develop deeper understanding through original investigation and to generate new knowledge.
What do Postgraduate Students Study?
The 2,800 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:
Mode of study
- Full Time 66%
- Part Time 34%
- UK 42%
- EU 3%
- Other 54%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Business & administrative studies||35||1110||1145|
|Subjects allied to medicine||56||236||292|
|Engineering & technology||0||170||170|
|Mass communications & documentation||9||80||89|
|Creative arts & design||23||57||80|
|Historical & philosophical studies||0||2||2|
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|
postgraduate) students are guaranteed accommodation until they finish their course.