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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

1,292 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 42%
  • Part Time 58%

Domicile

  • UK 96%
  • EU 1%
  • Other 3%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 45 630 675
Social Work 0 80 80
Business & Management Studies 20 45 65
Theology & Religious Studies 25 35 60
History 20 40 60
Sports Science 15 35 50
Sociology 5 35 40
Archaeology 15 25 40
Creative Writing 10 30 40
Psychology 5 25 30
English 10 15 25
Agriculture & Forestry 0 25 25
Marketing 0 25 25
Art & Design 0 15 15
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 15 15
Other 0 10 10
Accounting & Finance 0 10 10
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 10 0 10
Communication & Media Studies 10 0 10
Philosophy 0 5 5
American Studies 5 0 5
Music 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Open Days

Open days allow you to experience the university first hand, and help you decide if it's the right place for you​.

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 and the Postgraduate Access Scholarship Scheme.

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.