The next step towards success
University College Birmingham offers a range of postgraduate degrees (MA, MSc, diploma/certificate, pre-masters) in specialised areas of education, tourism, hospitality, marketing management, culinary arts, youth work and business. The vast majority of the courses are accredited by the University of Birmingham and there are opportunities for flexible, part-time study.
Looking to boost your earning potential? According to the Department for Education’s Graduate Labour Market Statistics 2020, postgraduates earn on average £7,000 a year more than their undergraduate counterparts.
To view all of our postgraduate courses, visit the A-Z of courses.
Fee waivers – it pays to stay
University College Birmingham students progressing onto a postgraduate course or PGCE are entitled to a fee waiver to help with the cost of your studies.
My entire experience as a master’s student at University College Birmingham was so positive, it’s hard to pinpoint what might have been the single best thing about it for me. The University has a multicultural feel and the residential trips and extra activities made it easy to make friends.
We believe the best way to experience University College Birmingham is by visiting one of our postgraduate open days, where you will get to meet subject lecturers and view our first-class facilities for yourself.
Fees, funding and scholarships
The postgraduate fees at University College Birmingham are among the most competitive in the higher education sector. We also run a number of fee waivers and scholarships that can substantially reduce costs.
The University owns and manages accommodation for more than 800 students in our purpose-built halls of residence in central Birmingham. Your safety and comfort are our top priorities and whether you opt for en suite facilities or shared accommodation, we will do our best to ensure you have a great experience.
Supported by £130 million investment in our new campuses, equipment and resources, University College Birmingham's facilities are nothing short of world-class and include the Edward Pargeter Suite, a dedicated centre solely for postgraduates.
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