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Start Your Adventure with a Postgraduate Degree at Lincoln

Postgraduate study at the University of Lincoln can help you to further or completely change your career, develop your knowledge, enhance your salary, or even prepare you to start your own business. It's an investment in you and your future. 

As well as preparing for your future with postgraduate study, for every application submitted at a Postgraduate Open Day, we will plant a tree at the University's Riseholme Campus as part of our tree-planting pledge. The Postgraduate Team will be on hand at the Open Days to assist with applications - simply come along to receive one-to-one support in submitting your application with the additional benefit of assisting the University’s sustainability pledge by having a tree planted in your name at our Riseholme campus.

We offer a range of taught and research-based postgraduate programmes which build on our academic strengths, and we are constantly refreshing our courses and adding new specialisms to meet the demands of our changing world. 

You can find out more about postgraduate study at Lincoln by visiting us at an Open Day or attending one of the many on-campus and online events we run throughout the year.

Each year, we help hundreds of people change and enrich their lives through postgraduate study. Now it's your turn.

Explore Our Courses

Use the buttons below to browse an A-Z list of all our courses, use our Find a Course search tool, or get in touch directly to discover the right course for you.

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Visit Us at an Open Day

The best way to discover what it is really like to live and learn at Lincoln is to visit us at an Open Day, where you can find out more about postgraduate study, explore our beautiful Brayford Pool Campus, and meet with staff and students. Our next Open Day takes place on Saturday 15 October.

Did You Know?

We offer an Alumni Scholarship that can reduce fees by up to 20 per cent for UK students undertaking postgraduate study? Visit our Scholarships and Bursaries page for full details.

Finding Your Course

Explore some of our courses below to get a flavour of what's on offer at Lincoln.

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Download Our Postgraduate Prospectus

You can find out more about the University of Lincoln and the range of postgraduate courses we offer in our 2022 Postgraduate Prospectus.

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Discover Our Online Programmes

Explore our range of fully-online Master's degrees in business, management, and law, designed for busy working professionals to study anytime, anywhere.

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Boost Your Skills with Flexible Short Courses

The University of Lincoln is working to deliver a range of flexible, bite-sized postgraduate courses designed to help you strengthen your professional credentials by enhancing your knowledge and developing in-demand skills in a range of specialised areas.


The Horizons Pathway is a new, co-curricular employability module designed specifically for postgraduate students at the University of Lincoln. A collaboration between the University’s academic staff and Careers and Employability service, Horizons embraces core digital and employability skills and is designed to help our postgraduates prepare for successful careers in the 21st Century, post-Covid-19, global economy.

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Changing the World

Through our research, we strive to change society for the better - whether that is connecting individuals and communities through shared local heritage, or contributing to efforts to address global challenges such as climate change. Our research themes cover a unique set of areas, reflecting our role as a civic university and our aspirations to become thought leaders.

Contact Us

If you would like to find out more about postgraduate study at the University of Lincoln or have any questions, please contact our Enquiries team.

Postgraduate Enquiries
University of Lincoln

Brayford Pool
+44 (0)1522 886644