Change career direction or take the next step to advance your career
University College Birmingham, UK’s best university, as voted by students*, offers a range of postgraduate courses in key growth areas such as Education, Finance and Accounting, Business, Aviation, Marketing Culinary Arts, Prosthetics for Film and Television and Strength, Conditioning and Performance Management.
The vast majority of the courses are accredited by the University of Warwick 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.
Student Success Stories
If you are looking for a little inspiration, or still not sure which course is for you, why not have a read of some of our Student Success Stories? From managing a group of three five-star luxury hotels and residences in Dubai, to creating sustainable events and making a great difference in their home country – our students continue to prove that there are no limits when you study your passion.
Supported by £140 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.Find out more
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.Find out more
How to apply
If you are unsure what you need or how to apply for your postgraduate course at University College Birmingham, you can find more information here.Find out more
Fees 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.Find out more
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.Find out more
Whatever help you need, our support teams are committed to giving you the advice, skills and practical tools to discover your full potential, all while helping to look after your health and wellbeing.Find out more
I wanted to go to University College Birmingham because it is a top university in the field of tourism. All the course modules were very up-to-date and my lecturers were professionals with a passion for travel and the hospitality market. They were always there to help, support and share their knowledge.
Get to know other people on your course before you join us. You can also connect with those staying in our student accommodation and keep up-to-date with any announcements.Read more
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Helping you get hired
hired@UCB is our dedicated careers, employability and placements service for students and alumni at University College Birmingham.Read more
Health and wellbeing
We know good health and wellbeing are essential for you to enjoy your university experience and study effectively. Our dedicated team are here to help you.Read more
Higher education students
Find out more about Student Finance and other information on costs and funding for higher education students, including childcare and support for care leavers.Read more