Postgraduate students

Postgraduate Loans

All UK and EU students (excluding online students) starting a postgraduate taught course in 2016 are entitled to a loan from the Government.

Loans will be available for all postgraduate courses from 2016-17 academic year onwards, including MBA, MRes, MPhils. However, PhDs, Postgraduate Diplomas (PGDip) and Certificates (PGCert) are excluded. You can apply for a postgraduate loan from June.

You can borrow up to £10,000 to cover your tuition fee and living costs.

The Government is finalising the terms of the loans and these will be confirmed in due course.

You can find more information on the HEFCE website or, alternatively, contact us.


Whether it is for professional or personal development, our diverse range of postgraduate taught and research programmes, along with the support of our Graduate School, means the University of Roehampton will offer you an exciting and enriching postgraduate experience. Roehampton is unique among modern London universities – with a distinctive collegiate history, a beautiful parkland campus and an environment that places emphasis on both teaching and research excellence.

We can offer you:

  • An excellent student experience. We are ranked the best modern university in London according to all three major league tables - the Guardian University Guide 2016, Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015 and Complete University Guide 2016.
  • A range of generous scholarships and other forms of financial support, including tuition fee discounts and accommodation subsidies. 
  • Outstanding research-active tutors. We are the most research-intensive modern university in the UK, according to Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 - the national audit of research quality.
  • The chance to be part of a vibrant academic community whose research informs national and international policy and debate. Two-thirds of our research is officially classed as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ and a high proportion of research in every one of our ten academic departments is judged as of world-class quality.
  • The skills to help you succeed in your career. We are one of the top universities in London for employment, with 98% of our postgraduate students in employment or further study within six months of graduating (DLHE report for 2014 graduates).
  • 100 % online masters degrees, allowing you to gain a masters degree from the University of Roehampton from anywhere in the world, at a a time that fits your schedule.

To get a taste of life as a Roehampton postgraduate student, visit our Facebook page.

Taught Programmes

Find out more about all our Masters, PG Diploma and PG Certificate courses

Applying for Taught

For more information on applying online or directly to the University

Applying for Research

Advice and information on applying for research based degrees

Online Degrees

Study while you work. Find out more about our fully online masters degrees.


Fees, funding and scholarship information


Information and resources offering advice on from writing a CV to volunteering opportunities


Entry requirements, completing applications, accommodation and more

Graduate School

The Centre specifically for Roehampton’s research community