Postgraduate admissions information

From this page you will be able to access the admissions information for all the postgraduate programmes at the University of Bristol.

Please use the table below for admissions information for all the postgraduate programmes at the University of Bristol.

Admission statement
Accounting and Finance (PhD)
Accounting Finance and Management (MSc)
Advanced Composites (MSc)
Advanced Composites (PhD [4yr])
Advanced Computing (MSc)
Advanced Computing (Creative Technology) (MSc)
Advanced Computing - Internet Technologies with Security (MSc)
Advanced Computing - Machine Learning, Data Mining and High Performance Computing (MSc)
Advanced Mechanical Engineering (MSc)
Advanced Microelectronic Systems Engineering (MSc)
Advanced Quantitative Methods (PhD, MPhil)
Advanced Social Work with Children and Families (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Aerospace Engineering (PhD, MSc by Research)
Anaesthesia (PhD, MSc by Research)
Animal Behaviour (MSc)
Anthropology (MA)
Applied Neuropsychology (MSc, PG Dip)
Archaeology (MA)
Archaeology and Anthropology (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Biochemistry (PhD, PhD ([4yr]), MD, MSc by Research)
Biological Sciences (PhD, MSc by Research)
Biomedical Engineering (MSc)
Biomedical Sciences Research (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Biophysics and Molecular Life Sciences (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Cardiac Surgery (PhD, MD, MSc by Research)
Cardiology (PhD, MD, MSc by Research)
Cellular and Molecular Medicine (PhD, PhD [4yr], MD, MSc by Research)
Chemical Synthesis (PhD [4yr])
Chemistry (PhD, MSc by Research)
Child Health (PhD, MD, MSc by Research)
Chinese - English Translation (MA)
Civil Engineering (PhD, MSc by Research)
Classical Reception (MA)
Classics and Ancient History (MA)
Classics and Ancient History (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Climate Change Science and Policy (MSc)
Clinical Neuropsychology (MSc, PG Dip)
Clinical Radiology (PhD, MD, MSc by Research)
Commercial Law (LLM)
Communications Doctoral Training Centre (PhD [4yr])
Communication Networks and Signal Processing (MSc)
Comparative and Clinical Anatomy (PhD, PhD [4yr], MD, MSc by Research)
Complexity Sciences (PhD)
Composites Manufacture (EngD)
Composition of Music for Film and Television (MA)
Computer Science(Conversion)(MSc)
Computer Science (PhD, MSc by Research)
Contemporary Identities (MSc, PG Dip)
Dental Implantology (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Dental Postgraduate Studies (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Development and Security (MSc)
Disability Studies: Inclusive Theory and Research (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Doctor of Social Science (Policy Studies) (DSocSci)
Drama: Theatre, Film, Television (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Wellcome Trust 4-year PhD in Dynamic Cell Biology (PhD [4yr])
Earth Sciences (PhD, MSc by Research)
East Asian Development and the Global Economy (MSc, PG Dip)
Economics (MSc)
Economics (PhD, MPhil)
Economics (PG Dip)
Economics, Accounting and Finance (MSc)
Economics and Econometrics (MSc)
Economics and Finance (MSc)
Economics and Public Policy (MSc)
Economics, Finance and Management (MSc)
Education (Doctorate)
Education (PhD)
Education (Secondary) (PGCE)
Education - Counselling in Education (MEd)
Education - Educational Leadership, Policy and Development (MEd)
Education - Individually Constructed Pathway (MEd)
Education - Learning, Leadership and Policy (EdD)
Education Management- Hong Kong (EdD)
Education Management- Hong Kong (MEd)
Education - Mathematics Education (MEd)
Education - Narrative Inquiry (EdD)
Education - Psychology of Education (MEd, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Education - Psychology of Education BPS route (MEd, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Education - Science and Education (MSc)
Education - Special and Inclusive Education (MEd)
Education, Technology and Society (MSc)
Education: Systems, Learning and Leadership (MSc)
Education - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (MSc)
Education - TESOL; Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages/Applied Linguistics) (EdD)
Educational Psychology (DEdPsy)
Educational Research (MSc)
Electrical and Electronic Engineering (PhD, MSc by Research)
Engineering Mathematics (PhD)
English Literature (MA)
English Literature (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Environment, Energy and Resilience (PhD, MRes)
Environmental Policy and Management (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Ethnicity and Multiculturalism (MSc, PG Dip)
European Governance (MSc, PG Dip)
European Literatures (MA)
Experimental Psychology (PhD, MSc by Research)
Film and Television Production (MA)
Film and Television Studies (MA)
Finance and Investment (MSc)
French (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Gender and International Relations (MSc, PG Dip)
Geographical Sciences: Human Geography (PhD, MPhil)
Geographical Sciences: Physical (PhD, MSc by Research)
German (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Global Political Economy: Transformations and Policy Analysis (MRes, PhD)
Global Wildlife Health and Conservation (MSc)
Great Western Four+ Doctoral Training Partnership (PhD)
Health and Wellbeing (PhD, MRes)
Health Care Ethics and Law (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Hispanic, Portuguese and Latin American Studies (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
History (MA)
History (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
History of Art (PhD, Mlitt, MPhil)
History of Art: Histories and Interpretations (MA)
Human Geography: Society and Space (MSc)
Image and Video Communications and Signal Processing (MSc)
International Development (MSc)
International Relations (MSc)
International Security (MSc)
Italian (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Law (LLM)
Law (MA)
Law (PhD)
Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics (MA)
Management (MSc)
Management (PhD, MPhil)
Mathematical Sciences (MSc)
Mathematics (PhD, MSc by Research)
Mechanical Engineering (PhD, MSc by Research)
Medicine (PhD, MD, MSc by Research)
Medicine by Published Work (DSc, PhD)
Medieval Studies (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Modern Languages (MA)
Molecular Neuroscience (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Music (MA)
Music (PhD, MLitt, MMus, MPhil)
Nanoscience (PhD)
Nanoscience and Functional Materials (MSc)
Wellcome Trust 4-year PhD in Neural Dynamics (PhD [4yr])
Neuroendocrinology (MSc, PhD)
Neuropsychology (MSc)
Neuroscience (PhD, MD, MSc by Research)
Neuroscience and Education (MSc)
Neuroscience by Published Work (PhD)
Nutrition, Physical Activity and Public Health (MSc)
Obstetrics and Gynaecology (PhD, MD, MSc by Research)
Ophthalmology (PhD, MD, MSc by Research)
Optical Communications and Signal Processing (MSc)
Oral and Dental Science (PhD, PhD by Published Work, MD, MSc by Research)
Orthodontics (DDS)
Palaeobiology (MSc)
Philosophy (MA, PG Dip)
Philosophy (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Philosophy and History of Science (MA)
Philosophy and Law (MA)
Philosophy of Biological and Cognitive Sciences (MA)
Physics (MSc) - no longer available
Physics (PhD, MSc by Research)
Physiology and Pharmacology (PhD, PhD [3yr], MD, MSc by Research)
Policy Research (MSc, PG Cert)
Policy Studies (PhD, MPhil)
Public Policy (MSc)
Religion (MA)
Religion and Theology (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Reproduction and Development (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Research Methods in Psychology (MSc)
Robotics (MSc)
Russian and Czech (PhD, MLitt, MPhil)
Security, Conflict and Justice (PhD, MRes)
Social and Community Medicine (PhD, MD, DSc, MSc by Research)
Social and Cultural Theory (MSc)
Social Policy (PhD)
Social Science Research Methods (Politics/International Relations) (MSc, PG Dip)
Social Science Research Methods (Sociology) (MSc, PG Dip)
Social Work (MSc, PG Dip)
Social Work (PhD, MPhil)
Social Work Research (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Socio-Legal Studies (MSc)
Sociology (MSc)
Sociology, Politics and International Studies (PhD, MPhil)
South, West and Wales Doctoral Training Partnership(SWW DTP)(PhD)
South West Doctoral Training Partnership (PhD)
Statistics (MSc, PhD)
Stem Cells and Regeneration (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Strategy, Change and Leadership (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Surgery (PhD, MD, MSc by Research)
Surgery (PhD by Published Work)
Systems (EngD)
Systems (MRes)
Systems Neuroscience (MRes, PG Dip)
Teaching and Learning for Health Professionals (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Transfusion and Transplantation Sciences (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Translation (MA, PG Dip)
Translation (PhD)
Translational Cardiovascular Medicine (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Veterinary Science (PhD, PhD [4yr], MD, MSc by Research)
Volcanology (MSc)
Water and Environmental Management (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Wireless Communications and Signal Processing (MSc)

If you cannot find your programme, or have any questions, please contact the Faculty in the first instance.