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Postgraduate study

Postgraduate study is an increasingly popular direction for graduates, but applying for courses requires thought and preparation.

Thinking about what you hope to gain from further study, and the time and cost implications, will allow you to decide whether it is right for you.

By thoroughly researching the options available to you, it will help you to make an informed choice.

Learning support

Types of degrees and courses

Learn more about the courses and degrees you can pursue once you have an undergraduate qualification.

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Reasons for postgraduate study

We can help you decide if postgraduate study is the right option for you.

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Researching courses

Things to consider as you're researching postgraduate courses in the UK and abroad.

Paying your tuition fees

Making an application

Find out how to create a strong application for postgraduate study courses across the UK.

Your finances

Funding options

Learn more about how to finance your postgraduate study.