University of Worcester

Postgraduate Study

Our postgraduate provision is widely and independently perceived as being of the highest quality.

  • Recent reviews of Nursing and Primary Teaching, for example, have returned excellent results from the Quality Assurance Agency and Ofsted.
  • You will benefit from teaching and supervision from research-active experts, ensuring your studies are informed by the very latest thinking.
  • An established expert in the field of professional development and part-time study, Worcester is geared to supporting the needs of students who are balancing careers or family commitments with postgraduate study.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 1,545 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 39%
  • Part Time 61%

Domicile

  • UK 95%
  • EU 2%
  • Other 3%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 95 829 924
Subjects allied to medicine 1 188 189
Social studies 1 159 160
Business & administrative studies 7 142 149
Biological sciences 4 106 110
Agriculture & related subjects 0 7 7
Creative arts & design 0 4 4
Languages 0 1 1
Physical sciences 1 0 1

Subject Areas

  • Education, Psychology, Business, Sport, Health, Drama and Science.

Postgraduate Courses

Type of Qualification:

Mode of study:

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 £5,000
Mixed -
Laboratory -
Clinical -