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University of Cumbria

University of Cumbria


The Postgraduate Experience
Based in some of the North West’s most beautiful and historic locations, The University of Cumbria is a vibrant and inspiring place. Combining experience, quality-teaching and dedicated student support, we’ve helped over 45,000 students to make their impact on the world.

Courses and Qualifications
The University is made up of five academic institutes:

  • Business, Industry and Leadership
  • Arts
  • Education
  • Health
  • Science, Natural Resources and Outdoor Studies

Within each department, there are four different varieties of postgraduate degrees available:

  • Masters (MA, MSc or MBA)
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip)
  • Postgraduate Certificate (PgC)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)

Each course is designed to develop your knowledge whilst maximizing your employability. 

Job Prospects
Studying a degree is an important step towards achieving your career goals, and preparing for the world of work is a big part of studying at the University of Cumbria.

Through course design and a committed Careers and Employability Service, we will help you impress future employers. Nine out of ten University of Cumbria graduates are working or completing further study within six months of finishing their degree.

Student Union
You’ll make lasting friendships and pursue new interests. The Student’s Union manages and promotes clubs and societies, organises exciting events, competitions and represents the student voice.

We provide two forms of conveniently located, well equipped and maintained accommodation: halls of residence and university-managed houses.  

We have a large range of facilities, and provide everything you need to explore your subject.

There are many outstanding facilities that you can see by visiting an Open Day.

City Life
With a friendly atmosphere and beautiful scenery, the location of each campus offers an exciting mix of things to do.

University of Cumbria
Fusehill Street

Enquiry Centre 0845 6061144,  
International Enquiry +44 (0)845 6061144


Scholarship Opportunity with

Are you a PG student at this University or have you applied to study a postgraduate program at a university in Europe? Tell us your plans and qualify for a £500.00 PGS Scholarship.

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