Postgraduate courses

Gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to enhance your employment prospects with our innovative, career-focused postgraduate and part-time undergraduate courses.


Fulfil your potential and enhance your employment prospects with postgraduate study at Ulster University.

We have a wide variety of postgraduate study options across our four campuses, including part-time, full time, e-learning and short courses whether you are looking to enhance your career, change career or just starting out.

Qualifications we offer

  • Master Degrees and Integrated Masters Degrees
  • Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert)
  • Postgraduate Certificate of Professional Development
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip)

For Postgraduate Research visit our dedicated doctoral college website.


Postgraduate Information Events

11 March

Magee Postgraduate Information Event

Wednesday 11 March

1:00PM - 3:00PM

Magee campus

5 March

Belfast Postgraduate Information Event

Thursday 5 March

12:00PM - 2:00PM

Belfast campus

26 March

Coleraine Postgraduate Information Event

Thursday 26 March

1:00PM - 3:00PM

Coleraine campus

20 February

Jordanstown Postgraduate Information Event

Thursday 20 February

12:00PM - 2:00PM

Jordanstown campus

24 March

UUJB

Tuesday 24 March

1:00PM

Magee campus


Postgraduate Prospectus

Invest in your career with postgraduate study at Ulster University.

Fees

Details of fees, loans and discounts for postgraduate study at Ulster.

Funding

A tuition fee loan of up to £5,500* is available for Postgraduate Students.


January 2020 Courses

Postgraduate courses starting in January 2020.

View course page for Advanced Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice in diagnostic oral sciences.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Advanced Clinical Periodontics - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice to treat periodontal disease.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Advanced Clinical Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice in restorative procedures.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Advanced General Dental Practice - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice to treat challenging dental cases.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Advanced General Dental Practice - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice to treat challenging dental cases.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Advancing Practice - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The School of Health Sciences aims to provide quality advanced education for Allied Health Professionals to enhance their skills in client care.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Attitudes, Health and Well-being

This short course will explore the biopsychosocial model of health, advocated by health psychologists.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Biomass Process & Technologies

This course introduces participants to the diverse sources, technologies and applications of energy from biomass.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Biomedical Science - MSc

MSc Biomedical Science part-time by distance learning.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Business Development and Innovation - MSc

Inspiring innovation.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Business Development and Innovation - MSc

Inspiring innovation

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Business Performance

This short course explores current strategic issues facing managers in international hospitality, tourism and event operations.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for Clinical Endodontics - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base endodontic practice.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Clinical Oral Implantology - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners in the theory and safe practice of treatment in oral implantology.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Clinical Oral Surgery - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice in dentoalveolar surgery.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Clinical Orthodontics - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice in orthodontic patient treatment.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Clinical Periodontics - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice to treat periodontal disease.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Clinical Restorative Dentistry - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice in restorative procedures.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Community Youth Work - PgDip/MSc

The overall aim is to produce qualified Community Youth Workers to undertake key roles to the required professional standard.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

View course page for Data Science - MSc

Providing high quality professionals for the Data Science industry.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

View course page for Data Science - MSc

Providing high quality professionals for the Data Science industry.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Data Science - MSc

Providing high quality professionals for the Data Science industry.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

View course page for Employment Law and Practice - PgCert

Would you like to hold a Post Graduate Certificate in NI Employment Law and Practice?

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for Employment Law and Practice - PgCert

Would you like to hold a Post Graduate Certificate in NI Employment Law and Practice?

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for Endodontics - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base endodontic practice.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Energy Policy, Markets and Economics

This course is designed to meet a need for engineers and energy professionals to deliver energy conscious and environmentally sustainable solutions.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Environmental Management - PgDip/MSc

This established course combines envrionmental management practice and theory with proven excellence in distance learning.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Environmental Management with Geographic Information Systems - PgDip/MSc

This innovative course combines teaching of Environmental Management techniques with skills in Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Environmental Toxicology

This course provides knowledge and skills necessary to understand the impact of chemicals in the environment.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Environmental Toxicology and Pollution Monitoring - PgDip/MSc

This is the only MSc in Environmental Toxicology & Pollution Monitoring in the United Kingdom. Since 1999, we have had over 200 successful graduates.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Facial Aesthetics - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice in facial aesthetics procedures.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Gender and Transition

This course offers an expert introduction and overview to issues of gender, conflict and transition.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Geographic Information Systems - PgDip/MSc

Established course with a strong focus on employability and professional skills.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Geographic Information Systems - PgDip/MSc

Established course with a strong focus on employability and professional skills.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for GIS in Business and Society

This course introduces GIS relevant management and decision making concepts in business and society.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Health and Wellbeing - PgDip/MSc

Developing highly knowledgeable and skilled graduates for the health and social care professions.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Health Communication

This course will provide the conceptual understanding of and an overview of the current issues within health communication.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Health Psychology Interventions and Behaviour change

This short course explores how psychological theories and models of behaviour change are applied to intervention strategies to maintain well-being.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Hydrogen Safety Technologies

This course focuses on advances in hydrogen safety technologies, including but not limited to prevention and mitigation strategies.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for International Business - MSc

Develop your global business knowledge and digital literacy at your convenience!

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for International Business - MSc

Develop your global business knowledge and digital literacy at your convenience!

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for International Business - MSc

Develop your global business knowledge with a contemporary and engaging course of study at Magee Campus.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

View course page for International Business - MSc

Develop your global business knowledge with a contemporary and engaging course of study at Magee Campus

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

View course page for International Business with Advanced Practice - MSc

Develop your global business knowledge with a contemporary and engaging course of study at Magee Campus

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

View course page for International Commercial Law and ADR - LLM

The LLM in International Commercial Law and ADR offers modules that are at the cutting-edge of industry and will lead to a professional accreditation.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for International Commercial Law and ADR - LLM

The LLM in International Commercial Law and ADR offers modules that are at the cutting-edge of industry and will lead to a professional accreditation.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for International Event Management - MSc

MSc International Event Management - Make your career eventful.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for International Event Management - MSc

MSc International Event Management - Make your career eventful.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for International Tourism Management - MSc

Managing your career destination.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for International Tourism Management - MSc

Managing your career destination.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for Internet of Things - MSc

Providing high-quality professionals for the Internet of Things industry.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Internet of Things - MSc

Providing high-quality professionals for the Internet of Things industry.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Leadership and Innovation in the Public Sector - MSc

A unique cross-border Master's programme developed specifically for senior public servants.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

View course page for Management - MSc

Combining study with practical experience to produce managers that can make a difference.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Management of Coastal Water Resources

This course aims to provide knowledge and practical understanding of the scientific basis for management of coastal water resources.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Marketing - MSc

Transforming you into a strategic thinking marketing professional who gets results.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Marketing - MSc

Put Marketing at the centre of your business, providing professional marketing education to Northern Ireland’s business community for over 40 years.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for MBA (Master of Business Administration) - MBA

Creating the business leaders of tomorrow.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Museum Practice and Management - PgDip/MA

Preparing you to work or to advance your career in the museum and heritage sectors.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Nursing - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The MSc Nursing is a challenging course suitable for qualified nurses who wish to develop higher levels of criticality in research and leadership.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Nursing - PgCert/PgDip/MSc

The MSc Nursing is a challenging course suitable for qualified nurses who wish to develop higher levels of criticality in research and leadership.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Oral Implantology - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners in the theory and safe practice of treatment in oral implantology.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Oral Surgery - MSc

The course aims to develop confident senior dental practitioners to undertake effective evidence-base practice in dentoalveolar surgery.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

College of Dentistry, Birmingham

View course page for Personalised Medicine - MSc

The right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Personalised Medicine - MSc

The right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Physician Associate Studies - PgDip

Intensive 2-year PgDip to train Physician Associates to work as part of the medical team in the diagnosis and management of patients.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Coleraine campus

View course page for Principles of Research Design

The aim of this course is to facilitate participants to become informed consumers and producers of research.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Professional Development - PgCertPD

Awarded when a combination of postgraduate short courses worth 60 credits have been successfully completed.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Professional Development in Occupational Therapy - MSc

This online course will enable occupational therapy graduates to enhance their global employability.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Professional Development in Occupational Therapy - MSc

This online course will enable occupational therapy graduates to enhance their global employability.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Psychology of Health Promotion

This short course will explore how psychological theory contributes to our understanding of health and illness.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Public Administration - MPA

Further your career in public sector management, guided by leading academics and practitioners.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Sport Management - MSc

This course is designed for those of any academic or work background who seek to pursue a career in business or management within the sports industry.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Sport Management - MSc

This course equips those who wish to pursue a career within business and management in the sports industry, with relevant knowledge and skills.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Strategic Accounting - MSc

Students can complete all of the ACCA Professional Exams as well as part of the Professional Experience Requirement while obtaining an MSc.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Strategic Accounting (extended) - MSc

Accelerate your accounting career with this fast-track to ACCA membership plus an Masters in Strategic Accounting.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Survey Methodology

This course will enhance participants’ knowledge of all aspects of survey methodology.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists - PgCert

Postgraduate Certificate in The Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

Undergraduate part-time courses starting in January 2020.

View course page for Biomedical Science - BSc (Hons)

IBMS accredited BSc Honours articulation pathway for biomedical science sub-degree graduates.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

eLearning

View course page for Business Studies - BSc (Hons)

Gain the business acumen and commercial knowledge for a successful career in industry.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Health and Wellbeing - BSc (Hons)

Developing highly knowledgeable and skilled graduates for the health and social care professions.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

View course page for Health and Wellbeing - BSc (Hons)

Developing highly knowledgeable and skilled graduates for the health and social care professions.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Leisure and Events Management - BSc (Hons)

Developing business leaders for the leisure and events industry.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Coleraine campus

View course page for Social Enterprise - AdvDip

A programme to support the growth of the social sector providing skills to inspire, transform and enhance potential and existing social enterprises.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Jordanstown campus


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