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Postgraduate open events

Open events are the perfect opportunity to hear first-hand from our lecturers about our taught master’s degrees, professional courses and research opportunities.

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Whether you’re 21 or 71, widening your skills base, or furthering your knowledge to boost your career prospects, our postgraduate open events are the best way for you to investigate our range of courses and flexible modes of study. You’ll get to talk to our Postgraduate Course Leaders, have a tour of the campus and receive important information about how to fund your study.

“I attended an open event where I met the course leader and after a very interesting, informal and informative chat, I decided to apply the next day.”

Sabrina WhiteMA Illustration

2022 dates – on-campus events

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Tuesday 1 March @ 6 – 8pm
Francis Close Hall campus






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Wednesday 2 March @ 6 – 8pm
Park campus






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Thursday 3 March @ 6 – 8pm
Oxstalls campus





If you’re considering joining our postgraduate community, our open events are the best opportunity to speak to our academics and get a feel for the campuses and the courses we offer. Book your place and join us on campus.

Unable to attend? Call the lecturer

If you can’t make it to one of our Open Events, but would like to speak to someone face-to-face, why not book an informal video chat or call with one of our postgraduate academic experts at a Meet the Lecturer session.

“The open event helped establish how supportive the staff and university would be. I had a good chat with a lecturer about my future career aspirations and how this course might help me. I left with a good feeling about the university and the course.”

Ellie Nowill MSc Psychology

Live overseas?

If you can’t make our Open Events on campus, you can access our virtual open event on demand. Find out more below. You may also find it useful to look at our information for international students or check for agents in your country.

What postgraduate courses do we offer?

We offer a broad range of taught masters degrees (MSc, MA, MDes, LLM, MBA, MEd), postgraduate certificates (PGCert) and diplomas (PGDip), as well as research programmes (MA by Research, MSc by Research), Master of Research (MRes) and Master of Philosophy (MPhil) through to PhDs and professional doctorates.

“I attended one of the open events where I met the course leaders. They were inspirational and motivated which assisted in my decision to apply to study at The University of Gloucestershire.”

Daisy MorganMSc Advanced Clinical Practice

Virtual open event

Whether you’re waiting patiently for our next on-campus open event, want to get ahead by taking a sneak peek, or are unable to visit us in person, you can access our virtual open event on-demand. Simply use the button below to begin. We hope it helps showcase postgraduate study at the University of Gloucestershire.

Book your open event

Complete your details below and select an available date.

Why come to an open event?

Our open events are designed to inform and inspire you while showcasing the benefits of further study here. Come along to find out more about our courses and the flexible modes of study available to you.

One-to-one advice

You will have the opportunity to ask course leaders the questions that matter to you and receive tailored advice and support.


To find out more about the postgraduate loans scheme and available funding options, visit our funding pages. UK/EU students (under the age of 60) studying a first master’s degree may be eligible for a postgraduate loan of up to £11,222*. You can also contact our Money Advice Team on for more information.
*Further details and eligibility criteria can be found at

Visitors with disabilities

Disabled parking spaces are available on campus and our buildings have been adapted for wheelchair users. Please contact enquiries to book your blue badge parking space: To arrange a meeting with a Disability Adviser, please call 01242 714541 or email

Can’t make the dates? Attend a Meet the Lecturer event instead

Discover more about your course structure, teaching style and the modes of assessment by speaking to our experts. Take the opportunity to get to know your lecturer and explore our facilities.

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