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University of Worcester

Postgraduate Student Statistics

1,770 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 39%
  • Part Time 61%

Domicile

  • UK 94%
  • EU 3%
  • Other 4%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 25 750 775
Social Work 0 130 130
Business & Management Studies 15 110 125
Sports Science 10 95 105
Psychology 15 60 80
Food Science 0 65 65
Nursing 5 40 45
Pharmacology & Pharmacy 0 20 20
History 10 5 15
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 5 15 15
Biological Sciences 5 5 15
Communication & Media Studies 5 10 10
Accounting & Finance 0 10 10
Archaeology 10 0 10
Geography & Environmental Science 5 5 5
Art & Design 5 5 5
English 5 0 5
Agriculture & Forestry 0 5 5
Sociology 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study:

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 2017–2018). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate (£)
Classroom 5,150
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

  • Please refer to the university website for details.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • If students apply to study at Worcester by the relevant deadline and apply for accommodation before required date, they are guaranteed a place in university-managed accommodation. Places are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. Students can apply for accommodation no matter where they live.
  • There are halls to suit every budget and need, with accommodation on both St John's and City campuses as well as additional university managed accommodation in the city centre within walking distance of all the university's main sites. Self-catering facilities are available.
  • All halls of residence benefit from free Internet access, gym membership and contents insurance; no extra charges for gas, electricity and water; 24-hour security and emergency maintenance; welfare support, and an accommodation team who provide advice, help and support throughout a student's time at university.
  • All tenancies run for a standard term of 39 weeks although the university will accommodate students for longer if their course demands.