Taught Postgraduate Programmes

Programme Specifications for students entering in 2020/21

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  • Please refer to the Module Database to view the module specifications associated with each programme
    campus based | distance learning | research
  • The information on this page should not be used as an indicator of whether or not the programme is recruiting in the current academic year
  • Note for schools: Contact your College Academic Advisor in the Quality Office if a programme specification is missing from this page or is inaccurate.
  • College of Life Sciences

    Biological Sciences
    MSc in Bioinformatics MSc in Cancer Cell and Molecular Biology
    MSc in Cancer Molecular Pathology and Therapeutics MSc in Cancer Molecular Pathology and Therapeutics - January Start
    MSc in Chronic Disease and Immunity MSc in Chronic Disease and Immunity - January Start
    MSc in Infection and Immunity MSc in Infection and Immunity - January Start
    MSc in Molecular Genetics - January Start MSc in Molecular Genetics - January Start
    Leicester Medical School
    MRes/PGCert in Applied Health Research

    MSc/PGDip/PGCert Clinical Education

    MSc Clinical Education (for intercalating students) MRes Clinical Sciences
    MSc in Diabetes | MSc in Diabetes by distance learning MSc in Medical Statistics
    MSc Medical Research | MSc Medical Research - for intercalating students MSc in Quality and Safety in Healthcare
    Psychology
    MSc in Psychology
    by distance learning
    MSc in Occupational Psychology
    by distance learning
    MRes Research Methods
    incl specialisms in Psychology, neuroscience and Animal Behaviour
    MSc in Psychology of Work
    by distance learning

    College of Science and Engineering

    Chemistry
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Chemical Research
    Including Biological Chemistry, Green Chemistry and Physical Chemistry
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Science and Criminal Justice by distance learning
    Engineering

    MEM/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate Master of Engineering Management

    MSc Aerospace Engineering and 'with Industry' version
    MSc in Advanced Electrical and Electronic Engineering and 'with Industry' version MSc Aerospace Engineering and 'with Industry' version - January start version
    MSc in Advanced Electrical and Electronic Engineering and 'with Industry' - January start version MSc Advanced Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Management - January start version
    MSc Advanced Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Management MSc Advanced Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Management, including 'with industry' variant - January start version
    MSc in Advanced Mechanical Engineering and 'with Industry' variant MSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering with Management, including 'with industry' variant
    MSc in Embedded Systems and Control and 'with Industry' variant MSc in Information and Communications Engineering and 'with Industry' variant
    MSc in Embedded Systems and Control and 'with Industry' variant - January start variants MSc in Information and Communications Engineering and 'with Industry' variant - January start variants
    Geography, Geology and the Environment
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Geographical Information Science including 'with industry' variant Postgraduate Certificate in Quarry Management and Operations
    by distance learning
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Satellite Data Science including 'with industry' variant
    Informatics

    MSc in Advanced Computer Science including with Industry variant / MSc in Advanced Software Engineering including with a Year in Industry variant

    MSc/Postgraduate Certificate Advanced Computer Science
    by distance learning / MSc/Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Software Engineering
    by distance learning
    MSc in Cloud Computing including with industry variant MSc Human-Technology Interaction including with Industry variant
    Mathematics
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Actuarial Sciences with Data Analytics MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Mathematics and Computation, including with Industry variant
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Actuarial Sciences by Distance Learning MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Mathematics and Computation
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Data Analysis for Business Intelligence, including with industry variant MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Computation and Numerical Modelling
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Data Analysis for Business Intelligence MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Computation and Numerical Modelling, including with Industry variant
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Data Analysis for Business Intelligence - January Start MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Data Analysis for Business Intelligence, including with industry variant - January Start
    Physics and Astronomy
    MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Space Exploration Systems

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    College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

    Archaeology and Ancient History
    MA/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate in Archaeology and Heritage
    by distance learning
    MA/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate in the Classical Mediterranean
    by distance learning
    Arts
    MA in Creative Writing
    MA in English Studies MA in Film and Film Cultures
    MA in Modern Literature / Modern Literature and Creative Writing MA TESOL
    MA in Translation Studies MA in Victorian Studies
    Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching English for Academic Purposes
    (to be published shortly)
    Business
    Masters in Business Administration
    by distance learning
    MSc in Accounting and Finance

    MSc in Banking and International Finance MSc in Business Analysis and Finance
    MSc in Financial Risk Management MSc Financial Economics
    MSc in Finance MSc in Finance by distance learning
    MSc in Human Resources Management and Training
    campus-based

    MSc in Human Resource Management and Training - by distance learning

    MSc in Management, Finance and Accounting
    MSc Healthcare Management
    MSc in International Management MSc in International Marketing
    MSc in Management MSc in Marketing by distance learning
    MSc in Marketing MSc Marketing for the Creative Industries
    Criminology
    MSc Criminology MSc Crime, Justice and Psychology
    MSc Terrorism, Security and Policing MSc Security and Risk Management (distance learning)
    Education
    MA in English Language and Linguistics MA in Applied Linguistics and TESOL
    by distance learning

    MSc in Educational Leadership
    by distance learning

    Postgraduate Certificate in Learning Technologies by distance learning

    MA in International Education
    by distance learning September start

    MA International Education
    January start

    PGCE Primary

    PGCE Secondary

    PGCE Primary (SCITT) (all partners)

    PGCE Secondary (SCITT) (all partners)

    MA TESOL Master of Education
    History, Politics and International Relations
    MA in History (including pathways in Local History, Urban History and Holocaust & Genocide Studies) MRes in History
    MRes in History MA in Human Rights and Global Ethics 
    by distance learning
    MA Intelligence and Security by distance learning

    MA in International Relations and World Order by distance learning

    MA in Politics of Conflict and Violence by distance learning MA Security, Conflict and International Development
    by distance learning
    Law
    LLM/Postgraduate Diploma in Employment Law
    by distance learning
    LLM Law and LLM Law January Entry
    including specialisms
    Media and Communication and Sociology
    MA in Media, Culture and Society - campus based MA in Mass Communication - campus based
    MA Digital Media and Society MA in Media and Public Relations - campus based
    MA in Global Media and Communication - campus based MA in Media and Advertising - campus based
    MA in Media and Public Relations
    by distance learning
    MSc Social Science Research (to be published shortly)
    Museum Studies
    MA/Postgraduate Diploma in Art Museum and Gallery Studies MA/MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Museum Studies
    MA/MSc /Postgraduate Diploma in Museum Studies
    by distance learning
    MA/MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Heritage and Interpretation
    by distance learning
    MA/MSc/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate in Socially Engaged Practice in Museums and Galleries
    by distance learning

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