Postgraduate study

Explore horizons you never thought possible

Postgraduate study gives you the opportunity to specialise in the field you are passionate about and advance your knowledge to the highest level.

Whether you're a new graduate at the start of your career or returning to study, the knowledge and experience you’ll gain during your postgraduate degree will enhance your career prospects and help you stand out from the crowd.

If you're unsure about getting back into academia, you can take advantage of our free online support package which is renowned for helping our students start their course with confidence.

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  • Fusehill Street campus
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  • Lancaster campus

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Postgraduate Open Day - Ambleside

Sat 29 Jun 2019

There are many fantastic reasons to embark on one of our postgraduate courses, whether it’s to give yourself that extra advantage when applying for jobs, progress your current career or even if you just love your chosen subject and want to explore it further.

Postgraduate Open Day - Lancaster

Sat 17 Aug 2019

There are many fantastic reasons to embark on one of our postgraduate courses, whether it’s to give yourself that extra advantage when applying for jobs, progress your current career or even if you just love your chosen subject and want to explore it further.

Postgraduate Open Day - Carlisle - Fusehill Street

Sat 17 Aug 2019

There are many fantastic reasons to embark on one of our postgraduate courses, whether it’s to give yourself that extra advantage when applying for jobs, progress your current career or even if you just love your chosen subject and want to explore it further.

Undergraduate Open Day - Lancaster

Sat 17 Aug 2019

Here's your chance to experience living and learning with like-minded individuals on a campus where you'll find your course, your calling and your career.

Postgraduate Open Day - Carlisle - Brampton Road

Sat 17 Aug 2019

There are many fantastic reasons to embark on one of our postgraduate courses, whether it’s to give yourself that extra advantage when applying for jobs, progress your current career or even if you just love your chosen subject and want to explore it further.

Accepting your Clearing Place

Posted: 10 May 2019

So you’ve got your exam results, called our Clearing call centre and got an offer for your dream course. Now what should you do?

5 ways to make the most of your Applicant Visit Day

Posted: 18 Apr 2019

Coming to university is a big decision, so it's important to make sure you've got all your questions covered, that's why an applicant visit day can be really useful.

Is it really possible to juggle work, family and study while at university?

Posted: 28 Jan 2019

Here are our top tips for juggling commitments in all the different aspects of your life as you embark on your university studies.

How to make a career change

Posted: 7 Jan 2019

So there’s something that you’re really passionate about and feel drawn towards turning into a career. A career change can be really tough and pretty daunting, however making that bold decision to take your life in a new direction in your 30’s, 40’s or even 50’s can be much easier than you think.

How to write a good nursing personal statement for University

Posted: 31 Dec 2018

Write a brilliant personal statement to support your nursing application for University.