Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury Christchurch University

Postgraduate taught
Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU) is a new university based in Canterbury, Kent. Since achieving university status in 1995, CCCU has also established a campus in Medway, and is now the chosen university of over 19,000 students.

As an innovative new university, CCCU is constantly investing in and improving facilities to support current students and attract new students. As part of its developments, CCCU proudly boasts Augustine House, an award-winning, modern library with all the learning resources students need for successful study, including books, computers, silent zones and group rooms. CCCU is currently planning a new multi-million pound arts building that is being built in Canterbury and due to open in September 2018.

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Postgraduate study
The postgraduate courses at CCCU are designed to give students the education and skills needed to further their lives and careers. Postgraduate students will experience high quality teaching, as shown by the Silver Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) rating. CCCU offers a great selection of postgraduate taught and postgraduate research degrees.

Postgraduate taught
A postgraduate degree can help advance your career – and is becoming essential for many professions. Whether you need a sector-specific professional qualification, a taught masters as a stepping-stone to doctoral-level study, an edge in the job market; or simply have a thirst for knowledge, explore our range of quality postgraduate courses. There’s a lot on offer, with new funding options, which now make it more affordable.

Postgraduate research
CCCU offers four types of research degrees; Masters by Research, PhD, MPhil and Specialist Doctorates. Find the right postgraduate research course for you.

Open days
Join us at one of our Open Days and find out what makes Canterbury Christ Church University such a great place to study.

Take a tour of the CCCU Canterbury campus with a current student

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If you're thinking about applying to Canterbury Christ Church University or would like more information about student fees or our accommodation, there are several ways that you are able to contact us.

For postgraduate taught enquiries, please email:

For postgraduate research enquiries, please email: or telephone:  01227 782701

University Switchboard: +44 (0)1227 767700
Course Enquiry Team: +44 (0)1227 78290


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