Postgraduate Study

York St John offers a range of taught postgraduate courses including:

  • MA and MSc programmes across all departments.
  • PGCE courses in Primary Education or Secondary Education RE.
  • MBA courses, including options to specialise in Finance, or Human Resource Management.
  • PgCert and PgDip qualifications.

The university has a vibrant and developing research community, with research students working in, and across, a variety of disciplines. The university was granted Research Degree Awarding Powers in March 2015.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

The 835 postgraduate students enrolled in the academic year 2014/15 comprise:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 51%
  • Part Time 49%

Domicile

  • UK 83%
  • EU 1%
  • Other 16%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Education 16 318 334
Subjects allied to medicine 13 204 217
Business & administrative studies 13 106 119
Languages 13 53 66
Creative arts & design 2 35 37
Historical & philosophical studies 3 34 37
Biological sciences 1 22 23

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 £3,500–5,700
Mixed £3,500–5,700
Laboratory -
Clinical -