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​​Go further with a postgraduate or professional qualification from the University of Gloucestershire.

A postgraduate degree will allow you to develop the vocational skills and knowledge you need to either enter a specialist field or to climb the career ladder.

Grow your professional network through studying with a community of professionals from different areas of industry. Learn from specialists from the creative industries, business, accounting and finance, computing, sciences, education, health and sport.

Access a postgraduate loan to help towards the costs of study

Master’s students are entitled to access a loan of up to £10,609 as a contribution towards the cost of postgraduate tuition fees.*

Gain professional recognition through accredited courses

Many of our postgraduate courses are accredited by professional bodies which mean you can gain exemptions towards professional qualifications while studying for your degree. All accreditations are listed on course webpages.

Change your career

If you’re interested in a career change there are conversion course options which allows you to qualify in a specialist fields such as Landscape Architecture, Marketing, Psychology, Sports Therapy.

 

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Accounting and Finance

Accounting and Finance

MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

Looking into accounting courses? This MSc degree in Accounting and Finance will give you the skills demanded by employers, giving you a competitive edge.

Accounting and Finance (Masters Stage)

MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

Recognised by ACCA, CIMA and ICAEW, this fast-track MSc in Accounting and Finance will enhance your current qualifications and increase your employability.

Finance

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

Considering a Masters degree in finance? MSc Finance is a postgraduate course designed to give you the skills to enter the world of finance at a senior level

Art

Fine Art

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MA
Full-Time / Part-Time

Looking for a postgraduate fine arts degree? This exciting and diverse Fine Art (MA) course prepares students to become a competitive arts professional

Illustration

MA
Full-Time / Part-Time

This Masters degree in Illustration (MA) gives students the skills for a career in Illustration, providing opportunities to print and publish their work.

Business and Management

International Business

MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

This masters degree in International Business (MSc) helps students build an international network and develop a global mindset for international strategy

MBA Business Administration

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MBA
Full-Time / Part-Time

Looking into business courses? MBA business Administration will give you the skills needed to become an outstanding business leader in a fast-paced world

MBA Business Administration (Masters stage)

MBA Top
Full-Time / Part-Time

MBA Business Administration is a Masters degree, ideal for those looking to enhance qualifications, and progress to a more senior management position.

MSc Risk Management

Full-Time / Part-Time

This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge demanded by employers and give you a competitive edge in your career.

Creative Writing

Creative and Critical Writing

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MA
Full-Time / Part-Time

This highly successful creative writing degree (MA) will give students the skills they need to thrive as a writer and develop their own distinctive voice.

Criminology

Criminology

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

This Masters degree in Criminology (MSc) provides postgraduate students with valuable skills to work in the public sector or third sector organisations.

Cyber Security and Computing

Computing (Masters Stage)

MSC Masters Stage
Full-Time / Part-Time

This distance learning MSc computing course (Masters Stage) provides you with the best skills to be directly employable in the computing industry.

Cyber Security

MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

This cyber security course (MSc) is designed for those ready to progress to management roles in organisations where data and information security is vital.

Design

Landscape Architecture

Postgraduate Diploma / MA
Full-Time / Part-Time

This Masters degree in Landscape Architecture (MA) helps students develop and refine vital skills, to establish a long-term career in an exciting profession

Landscape Architecture (with conversion year)

Postgraduate Diploma / MA
Full-Time / Part-Time

Landscape Architecture (MA) is an exciting postgraduate course that is perfect for any student looking to start a career in Landscape Architecture

MDes Graphic Design

Master of Design
Full-Time / Part-Time

Considering a masters in graphic design? MDes Graphic Design is a diverse course that will extend your portfolio and allow for global career progression

Ecology and Environmental Sciences

Applied Ecology

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

With a focus on hands-on experience, this Masters degree in Applied Ecology (MSc) provides students with the very best knowledge for a career in Ecology.

Conservation GIS (Postgraduate Certificate)

Part-Time

This course provides core knowledge of GIS to support conservation action and evaluate its biodiversity outcomes.

Education

Academic Practice

Postgraduate Certificate
Part-Time

Want to enhance your teaching qualifications? A postgraduate certificate in Academic Practice will develop your unique teaching practice in Higher Education.

Early Years with EYTS

Postgraduate Certificate
Part-Time

Looking for a postgraduate course in early years education? Achieve Early Years Teacher Status (EYTS) and become an outstanding early years practitioner.

Education

MA
Full-Time / Part-Time

Looking for a Masters in education? This Education MA course will give you the chance to specialise and tailor your learning to your own professional aims.

Educational Leadership

MA
Full-Time / Part-Time

Looking for a Masters in educational leadership? This degree is designed for the next leaders in education, giving them the skills to progress and reform

Inclusive Education

MA / MEd
Full-Time / Part-Time

Looking for a masters in special education? Inclusive Education (MA, MEd) explores inclusion surrounding special educational needs and special provision

National Award for Special Educational Needs Co-ordination

Postgraduate Certificate
Part-Time

Looking into SEN courses? This National award for special educational needs coordination enables you to achieve a Postgraduate Certificate and NASENCO Award

Teacher Training (Primary)

PGCE Primary
Full-Time

Need a PGCE Primary qualification? This Teacher Training Primary Education course helps develop your teaching practice in a supportive learning environment.

Teacher Training (Secondary)

PGCE
Full-Time

Earn a PGCE qualification with this Teacher Training (Secondary) course, enabling you to enter an exciting career using your degree subject knowledge

Health and Social Work

Social Work

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MA
Full-Time

Looking for a masters degree in social work? This interactive postgraduate course is an accelerated route to becoming a HCPC-registered social worker.

HR

Certificate in Professional Studies: Intermediate Human Resource Management

Certificate of Professional Studies
Part-Time

Develop your skills and knowledge as a HR practitioner by achieving a CIPD approved qualification to progress your career.

MSc Human Resource Management

Postgraduate Diploma / MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

MSc Human Resource Management is an exciting postgraduate course that will expand your network, develop strategic thinking and enable CIPD accreditation.

MSc Human Resource Management (Masters Stage)

MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

MSc Human Resource Management is a Masters degree for professionals with existing qualifications that wish to progress to more senior management positions

Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resource Management

Full-Time / Part-Time

Develop specialist skills and knowledge as an experienced HR professional with a CIPD approved qualification.

Law

Legal Research (Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma/LLM Legal Research)

Interested in a postgraduate law degree? This exciting and dynamic LLM programme will enable you to carry out legal research in an area of personal interest

Marketing

Marketing

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MSc
Full-Time

Looking for a Masters in marketing? Marketing (MSc) is a diverse course that will give you the skills needed to become an informed marketing professional

Media

Communications, Public Relations, and Media

MA
Full-Time

Communications, Public Relations, and Media (MA) is an exciting postgraduate degree suited to ambitious professionals keen to get ahead in their career

MA Creative Music Practice

MA
Full-Time

Looking for a Masters degree in music? Creative Music Practice (MA) is a diverse course that spans technology, business, management, and creative practice

MA Film Making

MA
Full-Time / Part-Time

Want to become a successful film maker? Film Making (MA) will teach you how to make personal, expertly written films to the highest professional standard

Photography

Photography

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MA
Full-Time / Part-Time

Looking into photography courses? Photography (MA) is a highly vocational degree that will expand your professional portfolio and aid your career ambitions

Psychology

Forensic Psychology

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MSc
Full-Time

This Masters degree in Forensic psychology (MSc) is designed to develop the skills required to thrive in this challenging and exciting profession.

Psychology

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

This masters degree in psychology (MSc) is a postgraduate course for any student wishing to pursue a career in psychology, while gaining BPS accreditation

Public Protection

Public Protection

Postgraduate Certificate
Full-Time / Part-Time

This exciting course looks at current issues surrounding public protection, enabling students to progress in their career with a postgraduate certificate.

Sport and Exercise

Professional Practice in Physical Education and School Sport

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MA
Full-Time / Part-Time

Looking into teaching courses? This Masters degree (MA) will develop expertise and knowledge that will enhance your teaching practice in physical education

Professional Practice in Sports Coaching

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

Looking for sports coach qualifications? This Masters degree in Sports Coaching MSc will refine your skills and enable you to become a high performing coach

Sports Performance Analysis (MSc)

Full-Time / Part-Time

Sports Performance Analysis (MSc) is a masters degree which offers transformational work placements, enabling you to become an experienced practitioner

Sports Strength and Conditioning

Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

Sports Strength and Conditioning (MSc) is a masters degree that combines theory with practical experiences, enabling a succesful career as a practitioner.

Sports Therapy

MSc
Full-Time / Part-Time

Looking for sports therapy courses? Sports Therapy (MSc) is a Masters degree that prepares students for an exciting career in this emerging profession.

Teacher Training

Assessment only route to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

This course offers an assessment only route to gaining Qualified Teacher Status.

School Direct Teacher Training

Gain hands-on teaching experience and be part of a school from day one.

Teacher Training (Primary)

PGCE Primary
Full-Time

Need a PGCE Primary qualification? This Teacher Training Primary Education course helps develop your teaching practice in a supportive learning environment.

Teacher Training (Secondary)

PGCE
Full-Time

Earn a PGCE qualification with this Teacher Training (Secondary) course, enabling you to enter an exciting career using your degree subject knowledge

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