Masters study opportunities at University of Exeter

Masters and Taught Courses in South West England

Exeter University

Choose Exeter for your Masters

“I wasn’t sure whether to do a masters but Exeter offered a programme which I knew would help my career and be useful. The city is in a great part of the country – it has everything you need as a student whatever you’re into.” Nicolo studying Policy Analytics MSc

‘Exeter’s success is richly deserved…it has consistently embodied the very best in British Higher education.’ Alastair McCall, Editor of The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide

World-class teaching and research

A Masters at the University of Exeter is a great way to gain a competitive edge in your field or gain specialist training in a particular subject area. At Exeter we combine teaching excellence and high levels of student satisfaction with world class research. A member of the Russell Group, our success is built on a strong partnership with our students and a clear focus on high performance. We are the fastest growing research-intensive university in the UK and 98 per cent of our research was rated as international or world-leading quality in the last national Research Excellence Framework.

Scholarships and funding

We recognise the financial challenges facing masters’ students and this year we are making available more than £1.5 million worth of scholarships. Combined with the UK government postgraduate loan scheme, bursaries and crowdfunding opportunities, there are many ways to make studying a Masters affordable. You can search for funding on our website.

Beautiful campuses University of Exeter

Our exceptional campuses in Exeter and Cornwall give you the chance to live and study in some of the most beautiful parts of the UK. You can enjoy the best of what the South West has to offer, from its historic cities to national parks and beautiful beaches. Streatham Campus in Exeter is a registered botanic garden covering 370 acres, and with transport links now better than ever, Exeter is just 40 minutes from London by air.  The Penryn Campus covers 100 acres at the heart of the living laboratory that is Cornwall, with a wealth of outdoor activities to be enjoyed and scenery to be explored.

Choose Exeter

•    One of the world’s top 200 universities
•    TEF Gold
•    5 star rated from QS
•    Top 15 in all major UK league tables since 2011
•    A member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities

How to apply

You can apply for all our Masters degrees online. Masters student Aleeha talks through the steps to apply in this short video.

We offer taught and research Masters degrees in:

Arab and Islamic Studies
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Business and Management
Classics and Ancient History
Computer Science
English and Creative Writing
Geology and Mining Engineering
Medicine and Health
Modern Languages and Translation Studies
Politics and International Relations
Sociology, Philosophy and Anthropology
Sport and Health Sciences
Theology and Religion

Find out more: Postgraduate Open Days

We hold Postgraduate Open Days in November and March. These small and friendly events take place in Penryn, Cornwall and Streatham, Exeter. Reserve your place today. We look forward to meeting you.