Masters study at St Andrews

Underpinned by centuries of traditions and elevated by world-leading research facilities, St Andrews is more than just a university. Home to around 1,000 postgraduate taught students, a one-year masters from St Andrews will allow you to:

  • Benefit from small class teaching with leading academics.
  • Further your knowledge and understanding of your subject.
  • Strengthen and build professional and academic relationships.

Located in a costal town where the medieval meets the cosmopolitan, St Andrews provides a truly diverse and vibrant student community with a global outlook. As a postgraduate student you will have access to cutting-edge resources, and benefit from a number of opportunities to grow yourself academically and personally, all whilst building solid foundations for your future career.

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Research degrees

Advance your knowledge and contribute to your chosen field of study. Complete a PhD in three to four years, or focus on a research-led Masters degree and start with your own research from day one.