University profile

University of Chester

2017/18 edition

About University of Chester


Postgraduate Study at the University of Chester

The University of Chester provides a wide and flexible range of postgraduate and post-experience courses designed to meet the needs of prospective students. In today’s rapidly changing world our postgraduate qualifications can provide valuable career and personal development opportunities and help you build on your experience and current skills.

We offer a broad choice of professional, internationally recognised postgraduate qualifications incorporating taught degrees, research degrees and professional doctorates. Our courses are available in flexible full-time and part-time study options.

We recognise that some students already have proven academic or work-based experience, and we have processes in place that may be able to help you to claim credit for prior learning.

Our postgraduate learning and research facilities are located on our five Chester sites: the Parkgate Road Campus, Riverside Campus, Queen’s Park Campus and Thornton Science Park as well as our Warrington Campus and University Centre Shrewsbury.


Postgraduate Visit Options

If you are interested in one of our Postgraduate courses then why not pay us a visit to find out more about us, our courses and campuses, and whether we are right for you. We have a number of opportunities to visit us at University of Chester and our campuses, including open days and evenings, department specific events and campus tours.

Fnd out more about this options and to register for an event here.

How to Apply

Depending on which qualification you are applying for there we have differing application processes and different admissions teams. Find out how to apply and to whom for your chosen course.

To find out how to apply and to whom for your chosen course please visit our How To Apply page.

Fees and Funding

Our Postgraduate Finance pages will provide you with information on sources of funding, postgraduate loans, course fees, and payment options available to you.

You have three payment options for paying your tuition fees:

  1. In full by debit or credit card before the start of your first module
  2. Direct Debits over 9 monthly instalments
  3. By a sponsor

Further Information

Careers and Employability

Postgraduate Research Degree Information

Request a Prospectus

Student Support and Guidance

Contact details

01244 511000
University of Chester
Parkgate Road