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Postgraduate taught courses

Similar in structure to undergraduate courses, but more advanced, allowing you to gain more specialist skills and knowledge.


Postgraduate research degrees

Explore a topic of interest in great depth, contribute to your field of study and make a real-world impact. 


Postgraduate Open Days

Visit our campus, and learn more about postgraduate study and the options and support available to you. 

Pursue your passion with a postgraduate degree


Studying a postgraduate degree is a fantastic investment in your future, whether you are progressing on from undergraduate study, returning to education or changing your path, a postgraduate degree will help boost your career prospects, develop your skills and knowledge and allow you to delve deep into a subject you are passionate about.  

Whether you choose postgraduate study or research at the University of Huddersfield, you’ll learn from experts in their field, gain hands-on real-world experience, access state-of-the art facilities and contribute to the latest research.  

Explore our webpages below to get a feel for postgraduate student life at Huddersfield. 

Research scholarships

We are offering a variety of research scholarships, studentships and tuition fee waivers. With over 100+ scholarships available, this bespoke range of financial support will enable you to pursue your passion and carry out innovative projects.

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100+ research scholarships and studentships available.


Find key information on postgraduate tuition fees and how to finance your studies.


Funding opportunities

Explore the different funding options available to you, including loans, scholarships and a 10% alumni discount for home students. 


Types of study

Learn about the different postgraduate qualifications available and determine the right pathway for you.

Why should you choose postgraduate study at Huddersfield?

  • 97.8% of our postgraduate students go on to work and/or further study within fifteen months of graduating. (HESA Graduate Outcomes 2020/21, UK domiciled, other activities excluded)
  • Our staff rank in the top three in England for the proportion who hold doctorates, have higher degrees, and hold teaching qualifications. (HESA 2022)
  • £157m invested in top class buildings and facilities to support your/our students’ learning and progression. 
  • 10% discount on postgraduate taught course fees for University of Huddersfield alumni home students.  

Read more on why you should choose Huddersfield


Continuing your studies

Are you a current undergraduate student at the University of Huddersfield? Discover the benefits of continuing on to postgraduate study with us.


Postgraduate Blog

Learn about our students' experiences of applying to and studying at Huddersfield.

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Order a prospectus

Our Postgraduate and Research Prospectus is your go-to guide for applying to and studying at the University of Huddersfield.


Chat with our students

Our students are the real experts on postgraduate study at Huddersfield. Chat to them on Unibuddy for more insight into student life.


Distance Learning

We offer a selection of postgraduate courses via distance learning, which gives you the flexibility to study online, anywhere, anytime. 


Contact us

If you have any questions about our postgraduate taught or research programmes please contact us on +44 (0)1484 472 625 or email

Meet Tom

“I never considered doing a postgraduate degree at another university, mostly due to the incredible staff and lecturers who not only helped me with my Master’s application but who have also been there with me all the way, even now while I’m doing my PhD.”

PhD Investigative Psychology

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6,300 Postgraduate taught students and researchers.

Graduate School

The Graduate School fosters interdisciplinary research and ensures a thriving and equitable research environment for all.


Specialist support

As a postgraduate student at Huddersfield, you’ll have access to a range of specialist and bespoke support services and activities designed to help you thrive in your academic studies.


Studies to suit you

Learn more about flexible and part-time postgraduate study.

Regulations and policies

Key facts for research students

Key facts relating to your enrolment on a research course at the University of Huddersfield.

Key facts for taught students

Key facts relating to your enrolment on a taught course at the University of Huddersfield.

Student regulations and policies

Information about regulations and policies for current students.