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With 25% discount on your tuition fees and a guaranteed* offer on one of our postgraduate courses – there’s never been a better time to study at postgraduate level and give yourself that competitive edge in the market.  

Your application, made easy

  1. Complete our information form

    Once you've settled on your course, enter your details into the form so our admissions team can start the process.

  2. Accept your offer

    Our admissions team will then review your application. The team aim to be in touch within 2-5 business days to let you know whether you have been successful in your application or if they need some more information from you to support your application.

  3. Enrol and start your postgraduate journey

    It really is that simple! All that is left to do is enrol onto your course - we'll let you know when it's time to do that.

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For this form, you'll need to know information about your chosen course, including the study mode and start date, so make sure to check the course page before beginning this process. You will also need your most recent student number. If you no longer have access to this, you can request it from our Student Connect team.

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Please note, some courses are not currently eligible for our fast track service, these can be viewed in our excluded courses list. While you can't fast track an application for these courses, our admissions team are still on hand to help with the process; if you have any questions at all, simply make an enquiry.

Excluded courses

Health, Social Care, and Sciences

  • MSc Medical Education
  • MSc Advanced Clinical Practice
  • PgCert in Advanced Forensic Practice (Custody)
  • Step Up To Masters
  • MSc Human Factors for Patient Safety
  • MA Social Work
  • MSc Nursing Practice (Adult)
  • MSc Nursing Practice (Mental Health)
  • PG Dip Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Prof Doc Clinical Psychology
  • Prof Doc Health Psychology
  • Prof Doc Healthcare Science


Digital, Arts and Technologies

  • PG Cert Clinical Photography
  • PG Cert Graphic Design for Health Care
  • MA Continental Philosophy



  • PG Cert Higher and Professional Education
  • Prof Doc Education
  • PGCE Primary (all disciplines)
  • PGCE Secondary (all disciplines)
  • PGCE Education (PCET)
  • PGCE Post-Compulsory Education and Training


Business and Law

  • LLM Legal Practice (top-up)
  • Doctor of Business Administration
  • PG Dip Legal Practice (Full time)
  • LLM Legal Practice (full time)

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Benefits of postgraduate study

  • Enhance your employability prospects and gain a competitive edge over your undergraduate peers.
  • Increased salary potential.
  • Further specialise, or switch specialisms to get a well-rounded education on topics most important to you.
  • 25% off tuition fees as a Staffordshire University graduate**
  • Easy funding with government backed masters loans, helping you with tuition fees, study expenses and living costs. 

*Subject to eligibility. Automatic progression applies to the majority of Masters degrees. PGCE, LPC, professional courses and some other postgraduate qualifications are excluded. Dependent on course, there may also be additional requirements such as an interview or portfolio that are needed, we will get in touch if this is the case. Please contact 01782 294400 for clarification on eligible courses and processes.

**Subject to eligibility, see the Alumni Discount page for further information and T&C’s.


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