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Why study at postgraduate level?

Move forward in your career with one of our practically focused postgraduate courses. You can expect to develop the skills, knowledge and confidence to compete more effectively in today’s challenging jobs market, and increase your earning power and career options.

Gain professional recognition through our accredited courses

Many of our postgraduate courses are accredited by professional bodies, which means they have met high standards in teaching and learning, and will provide you with a recognised qualification. Membership of a professional association offers a path for career progression, a network of peers and a support system for your working life.

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Change your career focus with our conversion courses

Maybe you want to try something new. Our conversion courses offer the opportunity for graduates and non-graduates with relevant experience to transfer skills and knowledge into a related field, or re-train in an entirely new profession.

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Benefit from our partnerships with employers

UWE Bristol's close working relationships with our partners and employers help to shape many of our courses to ensure that they are relevant and up-to date. Our range of real-world opportunities including placements, internships and other types of work experience make sure that we have everything in place to help you to develop your career.

First-rate facilities

We offer you outstanding facilities, and have invested millions in industry-standard equipment and IT across our campuses.

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Support for all

There is a wealth of support on offer to our students to help with your study, access support, and enhance your student experience. Need childcare? The popular Halley nursery is located on the main Frenchay Campus.

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Funding and scholarships

The government are introducing a Master’s loan scheme, whereby Master’s students under 60 can access a loan of up to £10,000 as a contribution towards the cost of their study. This is part of the government’s long-term commitment to enhance support for postgraduate study.

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Make the most of UWE Bristol

There is plenty to get involved in outside of your studies. Bristol continues to be voted one of the best places to live and work in the UK.

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