Student Accommodation

  • Arranged in Courts of Residence (groups of self-catered housing) and priced to suit different budgets, the university's accommodation has been designed to be comfortable and secure. Please refer to the university website for details of the allocation policy, terms and conditions.

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 £6,000–7,500
Mixed £7,000–17,000
Laboratory £8,700–9,500
Clinical £9,000–11,000
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.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • The university's bursaries and scholarships are among the most competitive in the country, with both merit-based and means-tested awards available. Please refer to the university website for details.

Research

  • Please refer to the university website for details of postgraduate research programmes.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

4,055 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 67%
  • Part Time 33%

Domicile

  • UK 52%
  • EU 10%
  • Other 38%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Subjects allied to medicine 90 790 880
Engineering & technology 365 485 855
Business & administrative studies 90 610 700
Biological sciences 270 195 470
Social studies 65 140 205
Physical sciences 95 65 160
Creative arts & design 35 105 140
Languages 40 75 120
Computer science 35 45 80
Law 20 15 35
Mass communications & documentation 5 25 30
Mathematical sciences 25 5 25
Education 0 20 20
Agriculture & related subjects 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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