Writtle University College

Writtle University College postgraduate courses provide students with an advanced level of specialist knowledge and skills that enhance their career prospects. A combination of ground-breaking research, industry-experienced staff and sector links are utilised to create courses that are relevant to modern global demands. Taught and research degrees are available in specialist subjects.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

85 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 41%
  • Part Time 59%


  • UK 82%
  • Other 18%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Agriculture & Forestry 0 60 60
Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design 0 25 25

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

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 6,500
Mixed -
Laboratory -
Clinical -
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • WUC provides scholarships for postgraduates who progress from a Writtle University College undergraduate course and for those studying specific courses.
  • Specialised scholarships and bursaries may be available to assist international students within their chosen field.
  • Please note that applications and closing dates may apply. Some applications may be subject to eligibility. Please refer to the college website for further information.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • The college guarantees accommodation in halls of residence for postgraduate students in their first year.