Blue box with the words 'Find your Postgraduate Taught Course using our A-Z search' links through to the PGT search

Applications for most of our postgraduate taught programmes can be made online through our OnTrack system.  Some courses have a different application process:

 Postgraduate application process:

  • choose the course you want to apply for - search our postgraduate taught A-Z
  • check the entry requirements for the course on the course page or in the prospectus
  • apply online direct through OnTrack
  • submit your application along with all supporting documentation - see our 'document checklist' below. Your application may be delayed if you fail to provide all the required documents
  • to help you fill in the application form, please read our guidance notes
  • once you've submitted your application, you'll receive an email which contains your student number. This must be kept in a safe place and used in all future correspondence with us
  • your application will be considered by the relevant selection team. If we need any further information you'll be contacted.
  • we try to make a decision on your application as quickly as possible. In most cases this will be within 9 working days
  • your decision letter will be emailed to you.

Application deadlines:

Some Schools and Colleges have fixed closing dates for their taught courses, please see individual course pages for details.  Applicants for other courses are encouraged to apply by 31 July for entry in September, to ensure that vacancies are still available.

We encourage and welcome students from all backgrounds to apply with us:

Postgraduate Taught Application FAQ's