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University of Wolverhampton

The University of Wolverhampton prides itself on being a career-focused institution, with extensive business links across a wide range of industries. As the University of Opportunity, with a high employability rating for postgraduate students, it offers over 200 postgraduate qualifications to choose from.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

3,085 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 44%
  • Part Time 56%

Domicile

  • UK 84%
  • EU 2%
  • Other 14%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 15 795 810
Business & Management Studies 30 350 380
Social Work 15 260 275
Nursing 5 260 260
Law 10 190 205
History 30 105 135
Art & Design 0 105 105
Building 55 45 100
Psychology 15 65 80
Biological Sciences 20 45 65
Accounting & Finance 0 65 65
Medicine 0 60 60
English 10 50 55
Pharmacology & Pharmacy 15 35 55
Communication & Media Studies 5 40 45
Computer Science 10 30 40
Sports Science 25 15 40
Librarianship & Information Management 0 35 35
Music 5 25 30
Mathematics 5 20 25
Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism 0 25 25
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 5 20 25
General Engineering 15 5 20
Civil Engineering 0 15 15
Social Policy 0 15 15
Geography & Environmental Science 0 10 10
Chemical Engineering 0 10 10
Linguistics 10 0 10
Marketing 0 5 5
Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering 0 5 5
Electrical & Electronic Engineering 0 5 5
Forensic Science 0 5 5
Geology 5 0 5
Sociology 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 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 6,150–10,200
Mixed -
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

  • An alumni discount of 20% on taught postgraduate courses is available to students progressing from one of the university's undergraduate programmes.
  • The university’s Sports Scholarship is open to postgraduate students.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • All postgraduate students can stay in on-campus university accommodation, with the added option of an exclusive mature students shared block of flats available.