Funded postgraduate places 2018/2019

If you’re resident in Scotland and have been thinking about studying towards a postgraduate qualification, there’s never been a better time to start.

The OU in Scotland is offering fully funded places on a range of postgraduate modules.
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Start your journey towards a postgraduate qualification

Studying one of these modules could be your first step towards one of many postgraduate qualifications. Over the past 25 years alone, we've awarded more than 90,000 postgraduate qualifications, of which more than 40,000 were masters degrees. So what are you waiting for?

Please refer to the relevant module description to find out which qualifications they can lead to.

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What can I study?

We are offering funded places for the following postgraduate modules1:

Modules starting in November 2018

Modules starting in January 2019

Modules starting in May 2019

How do I apply?

To apply for a funded place you must be resident in Scotland. You then need to decide which module you would like to study and submit an online expression of interest, detailing how you meet the application criteria, by the closing date shown below:

  • For modules starting in November 2018 - Midnight on Friday 7 September
  • For modules starting in January 2019 - Midnight on Friday 14 December
  • For modules starting in May 2019 - Midnight on Friday 15 March
  • Your online expression of interest should detail how you meet the application criteria.
Once we have received your expression of interest, you will receive an email confirming receipt.

Apply now
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1All postgraduate modules are SCQF level 11