SIX REASONS TO CONSIDER POSTGRADUATE STUDY
1. Better salary - postgraduates typically earn £200,000 more over their working life (Sutton Trust)
2. An affordable investment - postgraduate loans are now available and UEL's Postgraduate Scholarships offer a 50% discount on tuition fees
3. Get ahead in the labour market - a master's or PhD could help you stand out
4. Pursue an academic career - undertake teaching or research in an area you are passionate about
5. Professional advancement - take your career to the next level by developing transferable skills
6. Intellectual curiosity and a passion for research - become an expert in your field
92% of our research is recognised as world-leading, internationally excellent, or internationally recognised.
£250k awarded annually through our Postgraduate Scholarships, which provide a 50% discount on taught postgraduate tuition fees.
Our research power increased by 54% in REF 2021, to 538 compared to 350 in REF 2014.
UEL's School of Psychology offered me a very interesting research project in my field of Health Psychology. I was really excited to work with the research team, and my supervisors gave me a very interesting experience. The bursary UEL offered me was quite enough for London's expenses."
Postgraduate Open Events
Talk to our academics, current students and support services at our Postgraduate Open Evening. Discover how one of our courses could transform your career.Book your place
The 2021 Research Excellence Framework rated 17 percent of our research submission as 'world-leading'.Visit our Postgraduate Research page
Alumni benefits & discounts
If you have graduated from UEL, you may be eligible for an alumni discount for your postgraduate studies.Read more about alumni discount
Applying to UEL as a postgraduate student
When you apply for postgraduate study at UEL, we'll give you all the support you need - from advice about fees and funding to guidance from tutors.Learn more about applying
Fees and funding
We offer specialist fees and funding advice for undergraduates, postgraduates and international students coming to study at UEL.Visit our Fees and Funding page
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Postgraduate scholarships and bursaries
View all the postgraduate scholarships and bursaries available to you and read the individual descriptions to see if you are eligible to apply.Our postgraduate scholarships and bursaries
Postgraduate study at UEL
World-leading research and academic support whether you choose a taught course, a research-based course or online/distance learning.Learn more about postgraduate study
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