Qualifications explained

At the University of St Andrews we offer a number of different qualifications to our postgraduate students. These are split into taught programmes and research programmes. Many programmes are available both full time and part time, and the length of study for students studying part time is usually twice that for students studying full time.

Take a look at the different postgraduate qualifications on offer from the University below.


Taught courses


Research programmes


Other routes

Read more about the University’s other postgraduate study routes, including distance learning and collaborative programmes.