University of the West of England

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 5,775 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 35%
  • Part Time 65%

Domicile

  • UK 79%
  • EU 3%
  • Other 18%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Subjects allied to medicine 67 1739 1806
Business & administrative studies 51 904 955
Law 19 649 668
Education 37 558 595
Architecture, building & planning 46 460 506
Engineering & technology 26 221 247
Biological sciences 50 186 236
Creative arts & design 32 135 167
Mass communications & documentation 0 145 145
Physical sciences 28 97 125
Combined 0 96 96
Computer science 12 76 88
Veterinary science 0 38 38
Social studies 20 14 34
Agriculture & related subjects 0 34 34
Mathematical sciences 14 0 14
Languages 9 2 11
Historical & philosophical studies 0 10 10

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

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
Classroom £5,665
Mixed £6,800
Laboratory £8,585
Clinical -