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The University of Winchester

The University of Winchester offers a stimulating and supportive learning environment to help postgraduate students reach their full potential and make a difference in the world. A values-driven institution, postgraduate students work alongside inspirational research-active academics, many of whom are leading in their respective fields.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

1,315 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 39%
  • Part Time 61%

Domicile

  • UK 95%
  • EU 1%
  • Other 4%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 50 625 675
Business & Management Studies 20 60 80
Creative Writing 10 65 75
Social Work 0 70 70
Theology & Religious Studies 25 50 70
History 25 35 60
Sports Science 15 40 55
Archaeology 15 30 45
Sociology 5 20 20
Art & Design 0 20 20
Marketing 0 20 20
Psychology 5 20 20
Accounting & Finance 0 20 20
Agriculture & Forestry 0 20 20
Philosophy 0 10 10
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 10 10
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 10 0 10
English 10 0 10
Communication & Media Studies 10 0 10
American Studies 5 0 5
Music 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study:

Postgraduate Tuition Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2018–2019). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate (£)
Classroom 5,500–6,900
Mixed 5,500–6,900
Laboratory -
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
Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • There is a range of financial advice and assistance available from the University of Winchester including alumni discounts, the Postgraduate Access Scholarship Scheme, and Winchester International Scholarships.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • Subject to room availability, full-time postgraduate students can apply for campus accommodation or choose to live off-campus either in university-managed housing, or in the private rented sector in Winchester.
  • Part-time students need to find accommodation in the private rented sector.