Postgraduate taught

We offer a variety of information, resources and assistance for taught master's students.

Access information for your programme of study, including handbooks, timetables, forms for requesting extensions, interruptions and more.

Course unit timetables

Visit our postgraduate welcome pages for information on induction and registration, including your induction week timetable.

Timetables coming soon for 21/22

Social Research Methods and Statistics

  • MSc SRMS

Data Science

  • MSc Data Science 


  • MA Programme
  •  MSc Programmes


  • MA Philosophy
  • MA Political Science - Philosophy & Political Theory


  • MA Politics
  • MA International Relations
  • MA International Political Economy
  • MA Human Rights
  • MA Human Rights with Law
  • MA Political Science - Democracy & Elections
  • MA Political Science - European Politics & Policy
  • MA Political Science - Governance & Public Policy
  • MA Political Science - Philosophy & Political Theory
  • MA Political Science - Political Theory
  • MA Peace & Conflict Studies

Political Economy

  • MA Political Economy

Social Anthropology

  • MA and PhD


  • Masters / Diploma Sociology Programmes
  • PhD Sociology

Qualitative Research Methods

  • Qualitative Research Methods

Assessment and feedback

We are committed to providing you with timely and appropriate feedback on your work.

The feedback you receive on your academic progress and achievement enables you to reflect on and improve your work and skills development. We adhere to the University's framework around assessment and feedback.

  • Feedback will be provided within 15 working days of the final submission of assessed work (or exceptionally within 20 days).
  • An opportunity for formative feedback exists on all course units.
  • You can expect to receive clear instructions on the assessment process and grading criteria applied to your piece of work.
  • Most written feedback is now provided in turnitin.

Don't forget all the other forms of feedback you receive, face-to-face, via email, peer feedback, blogs, in tutorials, lectures etc.

Covid safety

To keep us all safe we ask you to follow university guidance for current students available here