Student Accommodation

  • Family accommodation is available at the 130-room postgraduate residence, Beck House.
  • The university also has its own private sector accommodation letting agency.

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 2016–2017):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £5,300–12,500
Mixed £5,300–12,500
Laboratory £5,300–6,250
Clinical -
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 offers 100 Master's Scholarships to all subject areas, each worth £3000.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

2,767 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 69%
  • Part Time 31%

Domicile

  • UK 57%
  • EU 8%
  • Other 35%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Subjects allied to medicine 125 485 610
Engineering & technology 220 120 340
Business & administrative studies 30 290 320
Social studies 60 185 245
Law 10 185 195
Languages 75 115 190
Biological sciences 90 85 170
Education 5 115 120
Physical sciences 40 50 90
Mass communications & documentation 5 70 75
Computer science 20 45 65
Historical & philosophical studies 15 30 45
Creative arts & design 0 30 30
Mathematical sciences 20 10 30
Medicine & dentistry 10 10 20
Combined 0 5 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study: