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Postgraduate taught degrees (MSc, MA, MRes)

To apply for a Master's degree, please complete our online application.

Information about the documents you'll need to submit to support your application can be found on the form – any supporting documents can be uploaded as part of your online application or scanned and emailed to

For most courses we will require at least one reference. This will normally be from a tutor at your current education institution (or the last one that you have studied at). If you have not been in education during the last five years  we can also accept a professional reference from your current or most recent employer. These references can be submitted using our online reference form.

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When we receive your application

Applications are considered by the relevant Programme Director. They may want to interview you before making a decision. When evaluating your suitability for the course the following will be taken in to account:

  • your interest in and commitment to the course
  • your academic background and qualifications
  • your professional interests and experience

Application deadlines

We review and respond to applications throughout the year. Programmes may become full long before the application deadline. The majority of our postgraduate programmes will start mid-September 2019.

Home/EU students

We suggest you apply by mid-August 2019 if you are a UK or EU national. 

International students

We suggest that you submit your application and supporting documents to us by 31st July 2019 if you require a Tier 4 Visa to study in the UK

Please note: we may able to accept applications for some programmes after the dates listed above, but this will depend on spaces available and your individual circumstances.

Additional information

If you need further information about any of our postgraduate courses - or need more advice about applying - please contact 020 8240 2367 or email

MPhil, EdD and PhD students: please see our postgraduate research pages.