Founded in 1885, Edge Hill University is a campus-based university situated in Ormskirk, Lancashire. Recent accolades include ranking Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) in 2017 and achieving the Global Teaching Excellence Spotlight Award in 2018, acknowledging Edge Hill as one of the world’s finest teaching institutions. Following recent developments in the university’s infrastructure, notably new facilities and building investments, Edge Hill’s campus is recognised as one of the top five in the UK. Edge Hill offers many postgraduate taught and research degrees across a wide spectrum of subjects divided into three faculties: Arts and Sciences; Education; and Health and Social Care. Edge Hill continues to prosper and stands as a leading university dedicated to its values of creating opportunity from knowledge.
Liverpool John Moores University can trace its roots back to 1823 and the foundation of Liverpool Mechanics’ and Apprentices’ Library. They have come a long way since then, becoming a university in 1992 and are now ranked 59th in The Complete University Guide 2019 league tables. Throughout their history they have championed education for all; from their earliest students in the nineteenth century through to today’s skilled graduates, who are driving forward twenty-first century innovations and economic success, both in the UK and overseas. They take their name from one of the UK’s most successful businessmen, Sir John Moores, who turned his love of football into a business empire that was worth millions. Born into a working class family, he proved that, with vision and hard work, anyone can achieve success.
At the postgraduate level, Liverpool Hope's students have the opportunity to become involved in high quality research across a range of disciplines. There are a number of research areas of national and international excellence, with some being classified as 'world-leading' in the national Research Excellence Framework 2014.
The University of Northampton is a unique blend of vibrant campus life, superb facilities plus academic and research excellence. It offers a range of postgraduate programmes covering numerous subject areas including Computing; Human Resource Management; Accounting and Finance; MBA; International Logistics; Education; Economics; and History.
The University of Chichester is one of UK’s newest universities. As per RAE 2008, 75 per cent of its postgraduate research was deemed internationally recognised and world-leading. The majority of the University staff members are involved in postgraduate research and offer students high quality teaching.
Tracing its roots back to 1843, Nottingham Trent University is a public teaching university located in Nottingham. The University has a diverse range of postgraduate programmes and is renowned for its work in art, communication, business, English and literature.
One of the world’s leading research universities, Edinburgh is ranked fourth in the UK for research power, based on the quality and breadth of its research. It also ranks in the UK’s top 10 universities and in the world’s top 100 universities for the employability of graduates (Times Higher Education, Global Employability University Ranking 2017 ). The University is an excellent choice for a postgraduate education with prospects.
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine at the University of London was established in 1899. It is consistently ranked among the best universities in the world for research output in public health and tropical medicine. Postgraduate programmes are offered in subjects like - Epidemiology, Tropical Diseases and Public Health.
Cardiff Metropolitan University has been at the forefront of academic excellence since 1865. Cardiff Met prides itself on the high employability rates of its graduates and is home to students from over 140 countries. The University offers an excellent selection of postgraduate programmes through its five academic schools.
The University of Brighton has on offer a wide range of recognised & accredited flexible study options and generous scholarships, for students to choose from at the postgraduate level. Students also enjoy Brighton’s links with hundreds of large companies, making for the best possible preparation for life after university.
York St John University has a postgraduate community with more than 6,000 students within its Faculties of Education & Theology, Arts, Business, and Health and Life Sciences. It offers numerous postgraduate degree options at the MA, PgDip, PgCert, MBA, MSc, and PGCE levels.
The University of Southampton ranks 18th in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019 and 20th in the Complete University Guide 2019. The University is organised into five faculties, each housing a number of subject areas. Postgraduate taught courses are offered in more than 40 subject areas ranging from audiology to psychology. Research opportunities at MPhil and PhD levels are also on offer.
Being a postgraduate student at UEA will help improve your skills and experience in a thriving and supportive environment. For example, UEA has been awarded TEF Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017. Whether you’re looking to do a taught degree or research degree, please take a look at UEA’s website to find out more about the possibilities available to you and how you could become part of UEA.
The University of Birmingham is constantly developing and evolving in its desire to become a leading global university- through enhanced research power, and the extent of its global networks. At the postgraduate level, the University offers degrees covering areas including Law; Environmental Sciences; Dental Sciences; and Social Sciences.
Founded in 1920, Swansea University is a research-led institution with an excellent reputation for the quality of its student experience. It offers postgraduate taught degrees and research degrees (part-time or full-time) across subject areas including Chemical engineering; Development Studies; Finance; and Business Management.
University of the Arts London or UAL is made up of six constituent Colleges, which are located within London. These colleges offer postgraduate courses in art, music, design, fashion and communication. UAL is Europe’s leading university for students who aspire to achieve success based on their creative thinking abilities.
City University London is a leading international University based in the heart of London, welcoming students & academics from all around the world. It has an international level of research excellence; as per REF 2014, 75.7% of City’s research was found to be world-leading and internationally excellent.
Sheffield Hallam University has over 7,000 postgraduate students from over 80 different countries. The University offers cutting-edge research, innovative teaching, and over 150 taught postgraduate courses for students to choose from. Expert input from industry is incorporated into its graduate programs to ensure they are industry relevant.
GCU is home to a number of globally renowned research centres including the Centre for Climate Justice, Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health and the Fair Fashion Centre based at campus in New York. GCU’s research underpins the Universities mission as the University for the Common Good – supporting communities across the world to create inclusive societies, sustainable environments and healthier lives.