Postgraduate Study Opportunities
London Metropolitan University
Whether you’re looking to change career direction, improve your job prospects or simply pursue a passion, London Metropolitan University is an excellent choice for postgraduate study.
Here at London Met, we place students at the centre of everything we do. Our postgraduate programmes are informed by current thinking and practice, and many are designed by employers and professionals. We offer work experience and volunteering opportunities, careers advice and numerous networking events to help you stand out in the job market.
We understand that postgraduate study is a big commitment. The fees, work/life balance and step-up in terms of learning and workload are a lot to think about, which is why we support you from the moment you enquire to the moment you get your first job or promotion.
We have a range of student support services in place to help you make the most of your degree, including study groups to guide you through research techniques and dissertation writing. We can also provide advice on funding, accommodation and careers.
High quality teaching – You will be inspired by an international body of lecturers engaged with world-class research and learn from their extensive professional experience.
A career investment – Our postgraduate courses are the perfect blend of theory and practice, and provide valuable workplace skills and opportunities for professional development.
A culture of research – Our research community has a strong focus on intellectual enquiry and our researchers are regular contributors to their fields on both national and international levels. London Met houses a number of dynamic, multidisciplinary research centres producing world-class work in areas including domestic violence and human rights.
A vibrant and international environment– With our socially diverse student and staff population, you’ll meet people from a variety of backgrounds. London Met was recently ranked ninth out of all universities in the UK, USA, Australia and New Zealand for diversity by Hotcourses Abroad.
Investment in facilities – We’re investing £125m to create an amazing single-campus university in Islington and are committed to providing you with the best, state-of-the-art facilities.
At London Met, you’ll have access to our two libraries, located at Calcutta House and Holloway Road, both of which are well-equipped with high-spec computers, and comfortable and relaxed learning spaces.
Our budding lawyers have access to a mock courtroom complete with dock, witness box and public gallery. There is also a simulated trading room with Bloomberg terminals for students interested in finance, and an IBM Smarter Planet Lab offering an insight into IBM products and corporate services.
London Met’s £100,000 newsroom includes 40 computers equipped with the latest design software, large screen TVs and a mobile TriCaster to provide our journalism students with the best possible training for a career in media.
Our studios at The Cass provide inspiring spaces for our artists and designers to innovate and create. You’ll have access to specialist facilities such as wood, metal and plastic workshops, purpose-built architecture design studios, digital manufacturing technologies, TV and recording studios, editing suites and darkrooms.
With our £30m Science Centre, you’ll benefit from specialist laboratories for tissue culture research and microbiology, a nuclear magnetic resonance room, a Category 3 laboratory suite for research on airborne or transferable viruses and much more.
Computing and digital media students have access to a number of 1exciting labs, including some of the most advanced Cisco labs in London, a specialist games programming lab and a mobile applications lab.
General funding sources
For general sources of funding that may apply for study in this department, visit the page(s) below.