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Ways to Study a Masters

Written by Mark Bennett

Masters degrees and other postgraduate course often offer flexible study options. These allow you to gain additional qualifications whilst managing other commitments.

This section includes guides to popular modes of study, including part-time study, as well as online and distance learning Masters. We've explained how these options work and who they're normally available to.

To learn more about specific qualifications, see our guide to postgraduate degree types.

Part-time study

Part-time postgraduate courses proceed at a slower pace and are usually cheaper, per year, than full-time options.

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Online study

Online courses allow you to study for a flexible postgraduate qualification, with no need to visit a physical university campus.

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Double Masters degrees

Double, or dual, Masters degrees are jointly awarded by two universities, often based in different countries.

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Qualification types

Looking for information on postgraduate qualifications? Browse our wide range of detailed guides.

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