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Taught masters programmes
The experience is most comparable to undergraduate level where teaching is delivered through lectures, practical sessions and seminars
Through expert training and supervision, these degrees have an emphasis on research and set you up with essential skills for a research career
Applications for taught postgraduate programmes
Our Postgraduate Admissions and Enquiries team are on hand to offer help and can put you in touch with the appropriate faculty if you wish to discuss any programme in detail.
If you are a current student at Plymouth, depending on your programme, you may not need to apply through the normal route. Talk to our admissions team about fast tracking your masters.
Research degree applications
The Doctoral College is available to answer any queries on our postgraduate research degrees.
Health conditions, impairments and disabilities
If you have a disability and would like further information about the support we provide, please read our disability, dyslexia and modified assessment advice.
Students from over 100 countries currently study with us, attracted to Plymouth by our reputation for teaching and research as well as the opportunity to experience one of the UK’s most beautiful regions.
Whether you are looking to study a postgraduate degree, take part in a summer school, study as part of an exchange or extend your academic studies with a research degree, we'll help you at every step of your journey – from making your application, to settling in during and after your studies.
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We have a long and proud history, and together, we are forging an even greater future. We are the University of Plymouth.
Why consider postgraduate study?
What are the benefits of continuing your education?
Why stay in Plymouth if you’ve already studied here?
Why come to Plymouth if you’ve studied elsewhere?
There are different things to consider when deciding whether to take your education to the next level. Regardless of your journey so far, there are many reasons why Plymouth should be on your radar if you want to take your learning further.