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Take your career to a new level at GCU

Our postgraduate courses are designed to help you achieve your career goals, and they will spark your curiosity, develop your skills and expand your horizons.

Grounded in academic excellence, employability is at the heart of our courses. Input from industry and experts ensure you will have the relevant skills and authentic experience. Guided by our Common Good values you'll make a positive difference to society

With a postgraduate from GCU, you will stand out in the local and international employment market and have the skills to innovate and lead responsibly.

 

Browse full-time and part-time postgraduate study in a wide choice of subjects
  • Master of Public Health

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MPH
    Award:
    • MPH
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Social Science
    Utilise your existing skills in nursing, medicine, microbiology and chemistry to progress to a career in public health.
  • Mechanical Engineering

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • IMechE
    • EC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Mechanical Engineering
    Accreditations:
    • IMechE
    • EC
    Choose a career as a professional mechanical engineer specialising in either design or manufacture. Take existing skills in mechanical or manufacturing engineering and apply them to postgraduate-level study.
  • Medical Bioscience

    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    A course designed to develop your theoretical and practical knowledge and apply this to understanding the causes and treatments of disease processes.
  • Medical Ultrasound

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Podiatry and Radiography
    Build on existing skills in radiography, midwifery or other health-related professions or specialisms to become a safe, competent ultrasound practitioner. Progress to a career in sonography or advanced practice within the NHS or independent practice.
  • Multimedia Journalism

    • 2021/22
    • MA

    Accredited by:

    • BJTC
    • NCTJ
    Award:
    • MA
    Start date:
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Media and Journalism
    Accreditations:
    • BJTC
    • NCTJ
    Study with journalism experts in purpose-built newsroom, editing and radio and TV facilities. Our links with major news organisations will help you develop a career as a reporter, editor, producer or social media editor with the BBC, STV, Sky Sports,
  • Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • NMC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Nursing and Community Health
    Accreditation:
    • NMC
    This course offers registered nurses modules to advance their practice through a flexible programme or pathways for MSc/PgD Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice (Advanced Nurse Practitioner) (Home students), MSc Nursing: Advancing Professional Pr
  • Physiotherapy

    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Physiotherapy and Paramedicine
    Progress your career as a physiotherapist with the NHS, private clinics and other health and social care settings.
  • Quantity Surveying

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • CIOB
    • RICS
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Construction and Surveying
    Accreditations:
    • CIOB
    • RICS
    Take existing skills in numeracy, problem solving and communication and apply them to negotiation, dispute resolution, project management and international construction. Progress to a career as a quantity surveyor or commercial manager.
  • Quantity Surveying

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Construction and Surveying
    Choose from a career in project management and economics, dispute resolution and international construction. Apply existing skills in numeracy, negotiation, risk management and contracts.
  • Risk Management

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • CII
    • IRM
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Accreditations:
    • CII
    • IRM
    Join the increasingly important world of risk, studying data acquisition, organisational risk analysis and insight assessing impact. Progress to a career in a wide range of industries with employers such as Turner & Townsend and Barclays,
  • Social Innovation

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Management and Human Resources
    Study this unique course which will build knowledge and expertise of social problems and develop your understanding of sustainable solutions. Progress to a career supporting social innovation in the UK or internationally.
  • Social Work

    • 2021/22
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • SSSC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Social Work
    Accreditation:
    • SSSC
    Progress to a career as a social worker or researcher with local authorities or third-sector organisations. Apply existing skills in related disciplines to critical reflection, social work practice and research.