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Strive for more - be part of the future with a postgraduate degree from Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Go where ideas inspire. Where you feel the courage to think bolder. Your best begins at the University of Portsmouth.

Why Portsmouth?

  • 5***** rated for excellence in the QS World University rankings 2021
  • Outstanding Gold-rated teaching for our students (TEF)
  • Dedicated Graduate School supporting all research students
  • 84% satisfaction with course quality (PTES Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey 2020)
  • Master’s Scholarships available for high achievers

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Find every great reason to choose Portsmouth in our Postgraduate Prospectus. Choose the right qualification, get a head start on funding, and much more.

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Postgraduate events online and on campus

Get face time with course leaders. Hear top tips from our students. See how flexible postgrad at Portsmouth is. Find a way forward with funding and finance. Meet people who want to help you progress. These are just some of the opportunities you can take advantage of at a postgraduate open evening or virtual experience. If the Covid-19 situation prevents us running events on campus, there will always be a virtual experience giving you the same valuable information.

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Strive for more - be part of the future with a postgraduate degree from Portsmouth


You’re ready to tackle tough challenges through research that really matters. To solve society’s problems and influence changes that improve people’s lives.

Recent research at Portsmouth includes engineering an enzyme that could make single-use plastic recyclable and using virtual reality to help prevent burglary and rehabilitate offenders. Many researchers are actively involved in teaching and supervision.

Our dedicated Graduate School will help you make the big jump to research and bring out the best in yourself - from a welcoming 2-day induction, to a comprehensive programme of workshops and training that helps you develop excellent research skills.

Support and Employability

Our tutors’ research, links with industry and international connections bring relevance and purpose to learning. They’ll help turn your studies into a springboard to success.

Our Careers and Employability Service offer tailored support - from career planning, job hunting and volunteering, to employer events - for up to 5 years after you graduate.

You’re not on your own when you study at Portsmouth. From housing to wellbeing to advanced study skills, a range of support teams have got your back.

Strive for more - be part of the future with a postgraduate degree from Portsmouth

Fees and Funding

Our advice and support could include a Master’s Scholarship of up to £3,000 if you’re a high achiever.We have scholarships available for January and September 2021.

Visit our website for a comprehensive guide to fees, funding, scholarships and more.

The city

Portsmouth is an island city that's open to the world. It’s compact, flat and easy to get around - from historic ships to boutiques and beaches.

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