Postgraduate study

Looking to enhance your career, develop your knowledge or pursue your passion? Take your next step with one of our postgraduate degrees.

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Useful information

Find out more about the different types of postgraduate study, or what your options are as an international student. You can also explore our accommodation, chat to a tutor or a student, and discover our wide range of student support.

Flexible learning on your terms

Our postgraduate taught courses are designed with flexibility in mind - ensuring that you have every opportunity to achieve success.

Many of our postgraduate taught courses can offer:

  • Part-time study
  • Distance learning (online) study
  • January starts
  • Evening workshops and sessions

To find out more, find your course page and review what options are available for you.

Boost your career

If you’re a recent graduate looking to enhance your job prospects or an experienced professional looking to further your development we can help you take your career to new heights.

Postgraduate degrees are a perfect opportunity to enhance your existing career skills, increase your earning potential or even move into a new field.

You can also choose to study a postgraduate research degree to enter the world of academia for your career.

Our students are entitled to full careers support. We'll always be here to help you with your next big step in the world of work.

Hear from our students

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The range of excellent facilities in addition to the high level of support that the University of Central Lancashire offer to students really stood out to me as a prospective postgraduate student.
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Ellie-Niamh Braithwaite
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Got a question about postgraduate study? Read our FAQs

Contact us

If you have any questions about a postgraduate taught course, you can contact:

Prospective student enquiries
Call:  +44 (0)1772 892400
Complete the prospective student enquiries form

If you've already applied, or have questions about your application, you can contact:

Postgraduate applications team
Call: +44 (0)1772 892444
Email the postgraduate applications team

For further information, please visit the contact us page.