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Studies MA/DiplomaAfrican Studies MResAfrican Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Social Research (African Studies) MA Department of Art History, Curating and Visual Studies Art History and Curating MAHistory of Art MAHistory of Art MResHistory of Art PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning) Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology Ancient History MRes Antiquity MA: Archaeology pathway Antiquity MA: Classics and Ancient History pathway Antiquity MA: Egyptology pathway Archaeology MResArchaeology PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Classics and Ancient History PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Classics MResEgyptology MRes Late Antiquity MRes Department of Drama and Theatre Arts Drama and Theatre Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Drama and Theatre Studies Practice-Based PhD / MA by Research (through Performance, On-Campus or by Distance Learning) Department of English Language and Linguistics Applied Linguistics MAApplied Linguistics MA (Distance Learning)Applied Linguistics PgCert (Distance Learning)Applied Linguistics with TESOL MAEnglish Language and Applied Linguistics PhD/MA by ResearchLanguage, Culture and Communication MAPhD English Language and Applied Linguistics (Distance Learning)Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) MATeaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) MA (distance learning) Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) PgCert (Distance Learning) Department of English Literature English Literature PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Literature and Culture MA Department of Film and Creative Writing Creative Writing MACreative Writing PhD (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Film and Television: Research and Production MA Film Studies Audio-Visual PhDFilm Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning) Department of History Contemporary History MAEarly Modern History MA (1500 -1800)Early Modern History MRes Global History MAHistory MA by distance learningHistory of Warfare MAHistory PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Medieval History MResMedieval Studies MAMilitary History MA by distance learningModern British Studies MATwentieth Century British History MResWest Midlands History MA Department of Modern Languages Comparative Literature and Critical Theories MAComparative Literature PhD (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)English-Chinese Interpreting with Translation MAFrench Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)German Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Hispanic Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Italian Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Russian Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Sexuality and Gender Studies MResSexuality and Gender Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Translation Studies MATranslation Studies MA (Distance Learning)Translation Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Translation Studies Practice-Based PhD (On-Campus or by Distance Learning) Department of Music Music MA: Choral Conducting pathwayMusic MA: Electroacoustic composition/sonic art pathwayMusic MA: Global Popular Musics pathwayMusic MA: Instrumental/Vocal Composition pathwayMusic MA: Mixed Composition pathwayMusic MA: Musicology pathwayMusic MA: Open Pathway with PerformanceMusic MA: Open Pathway without PerformanceMusic MA: Performance pathwayMusic MA: Performance Practice pathwayMusic Performance Practice PhD/MA by Research (On Campus or by Distance Learning)Musical Composition PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)Musicology PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning) Department of Philosophy Global Ethics and Justice MScGlobal Ethics and Justice MSc (Distance learning)Global Ethics PhD (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)International Law, Ethics and Politics MAPhilosophy MAPhilosophy MResPhilosophy of Mind and Cognitive Science MAPhilosophy of Religion and Ethics MA (Distance learning)Philosophy of Religion and Ethics MA/DiplomaPhilosophy PhD (On-Campus or by Distance Learning) Department of Theology and Religion Islamic Studies MAMPA Faith-Based Leadership*MRes Sikh Studies Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies MA/Diploma/Certificate (Distance Learning)Philosophy of Religion and Ethics MA (Distance learning)Philosophy of Religion and Ethics MA/DiplomaPractical Theology Doctorate (DPT)Religion, Politics and SocietyTheology and Religion MATheology and Religion MResTheology and Religion PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning) Ironbridge Centre for Heritage Cultural Heritage MA by Research/PhD (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)International Heritage Management MA by distance learningWorld Heritage Studies MAWorld Heritage Studies MA by distance learning School of History and Cultures First World War Studies MA Shakespeare Institute Shakespeare and Creativity MAShakespeare and Education MA (on campus or by distance learning)Shakespeare and Theatre MA/Diploma/Distance learningShakespeare Studies MAShakespeare Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning) Engineering and Physical Sciences Department of Civil Engineering Advanced Engineering Management MScAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Construction ManagementAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Operations ManagementAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Project ManagementAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Systems ManagementCivil Engineering and Management Masters/MSc/Diploma/CertificateCivil Engineering Masters/MSc/DiplomaCivil Engineering MSc (Dubai Campus)Civil Engineering PhD/MPhil/MSc by researchConstruction Management MSc (Dubai Campus)Geotechnical Engineering Masters/MSc/Diploma/CertificateRailway Safety and Control Systems Masters/MSc/Diploma/CertificateRailway Systems Engineering and Integration Masters/MSc/Diploma/Certificate Railway Systems Integration MResRoad Management and Engineering Masters/MSc/DiplomaStructural Engineering Masters/MSc/Diploma Department of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering Communications Engineering Masters/MScElectrical Power Systems Masters/MScElectrical Power Systems with Advanced Research Masters/MSc (Two Year)Electronic and Computer Engineering Masters/MScElectronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering PhD/MSc by ResearchRailway Systems Engineering and Integration Masters/MSc/Diploma/Certificate Department of Mechanical Engineering Advanced Engineering Management MScAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Construction ManagementAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Operations ManagementAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Project ManagementAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Systems ManagementAdvanced Mechanical Engineering Masters/MScConstruction Management MSc (Dubai Campus)Mechanical Engineering PhD/MSc by Research School of Chemical Engineering Advanced Chemical Engineering Masters/MSc/PGDipAdvanced Chemical Engineering with Bioprocessing Masters/MSc/PGDipAdvanced Chemical Engineering with Energy Masters/MSc/PGDipAdvanced Chemical Engineering with Formulation Masters/MSc/PGDipAdvanced Chemical Engineering with Healthcare Technology Masters/MSc/PGDipAir Pollution Management and Control MSc/DiplomaChemical Engineering PhD with Integrated StudyChemical Engineering PhD/MSc by researchChemical Engineering Science MResFood Safety, Hygiene and Management Masters/MSc/PG Diploma/PG CertificateFood Safety, Hygiene and Management Postgraduate CertificateFormulation Engineering EngDFormulation Engineering Masters/MSc/PGDipFuel Cell and Hydrogen Technologies Masters/MScGlobal Energy Technologies and Systems Masters/MScHealthcare Technology Masters/MSc/PGDipHydrogen, Fuel Cells and their Applications MResIndustrial Project Management Masters/MSc/Diploma/CertificatePhD with Integrated Studies in Formulation EngineeringPhD with Integrated Study in Fuel Cells and their Fuels School of Chemistry Chemistry PhD/MSc by Research School of Computer Science Advanced Computer Science Masters/MScArtificial Intelligence and Computer Science MSc/PGDip (Dubai Campus)Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Masters/MScArtificial Intelligence and Machine Learning MSc (Dubai Campus)Cognitive Science (Computer Science) PhDComputer Science Masters/MScComputer Science MSc/PGDip (Dubai Campus)Computer Science PhDCyber Security Masters/MScData Science Masters/MScData Science MSc (Dubai Campus)Human Computer Interaction Masters/MSc Natural Computation MResRobotics Masters/MSc School of Engineering Construction Management MSc (Dubai Campus) School of Mathematics Applied Mathematics MResApplied Mathematics MScFinancial Engineering Masters/MScFinancial Mathematics Masters/MSc (Dubai)Management Mathematics MResMathematical Finance Masters/MScMathematics, Operational Research, Statistics and Econometrics (MORSE) Masters/MScPure Mathematics MRes School of Metallurgy and Materials Materials Science and Engineering Masters/MscMetallurgy and Materials PhD/MSc by ResearchPhD with Integrated Studies Innovative Metal ProcessingPhD with Integrated Studies Structural Metallic Systems for Gas Turbine ApplicationsScience and Engineering of Materials MResTopological Science PhD School of Physics and Astronomy Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management MSc/PG DiplomaPhD Translational Quantum Technology AQPhysics and Astronomy PhDPhysics and Technology of Nuclear Reactors Masters\MScTopological Science PhD Life and Environmental Sciences Geography and Environmental Sciences Urban Planning MSc (Dubai)Water Resources Management MSc (Dubai) Life and Environmental Sciences Interdisciplinary Study MRes School of Biosciences Biosciences PhDIntegrated PhD in Life Sciences Doctoral Training Programme (iDTP)Microbiology and Infection MScMolecular and Cellular Biology MRes Molecular Biotechnology MScMolecular Mechanistic Toxicology MRes MRes Environmental and Biological NanoscienceToxicology MSc School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences Air Pollution Management and Control MSc/DiplomaApplied Meteorology and Climatology MScAtmospheric Sciences and Air Pollution PhD with Integrated StudyChartered Town Planner Level 7 Degree Apprenticeship Earth Sciences PhD/MPhilEarth Sciences Research MScEnvironmental Health and Risk Management PhD/MSc (Research)Environmental Health MScGeography and Environmental Sciences PhDGeography PhD (Urban and Regional Studies)Health, Safety and Environment Management MSc/DiplomaHydrogeology MScMRes Environmental and Biological NanosciencePublic and Environmental Health Sciences MScResearch in Human Geography MResResearch in Human Geography MScRiver Environments and their Management MSc School of Psychology Associate Fellowship CertificateBrain Imaging and Cognitive Neuroscience MScClinical Psychology Doctorate (ClinPsyD)Cognitive Behaviour Therapy High Intensity Postgraduate DiplomaComputational Neuroscience and Cognitive Robotics MScForensic Clinical Psychology Doctorate (ForenClinPsyD)Forensic Psychology Practice Doctorate (CPD route)Forensic Psychology Practice Doctorate (ForenPsyD)Integrated PhD in Life Sciences Doctoral Training Programme (iDTP)Mental Health (Youth/Interdisciplinary Mental Health) MScPsychology MScPsychology PhD/MSc (Research) School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy MSc/Postgraduate DiplomaClinical Health Research MResDoctorate in Sport and Exercise ScienceExercise and Sport Sciences MResExercise and Sports Medicine (Football) MSc/Postgraduate DiplomaIntegrated PhD in Life Sciences Doctoral Training Programme (iDTP)Physical Education and Wellbeing MScPhysical Education and Wellbeing MSc (Dubai)Physiotherapy (pre-registration) MScSpinal Pain MRes Sport Coaching MScSport Coaching MSc (Dubai)Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences PhD/MSc by Research Medical and Dental Sciences Graduate School Applied Health Research - PhD/MSc by Research Dentistry - PhD/MSc by Research Nursing - PhD/MSc by Research Pharmacy - PhD/MSc by ResearchBiomedical Sciences - PhD/MSc by ResearchCancer and Genomic Sciences - PhD/MSc by ResearchCardiovascular Sciences - PhD/MSc by ResearchClinical Sciences - PhD/MSc by ResearchDrug Discovery and Development - PGCertEducation for Health Professionals - MEd/PGDip/PGCertEndodontics MScFunctional Genome Biology MResHealth Data Science (Dubai)Immunology and Immunotherapy - PhD/MSc by ResearchInflammation and Ageing - PhD/MSc by ResearchIntegrated PhD in Life Sciences Doctoral Training Programme (iDTP)Metabolism and Systems Research - PhD/MSc by ResearchMicrobiology and Infection - PhD/MSc by ResearchMidwifery MScNursing MScPublic Health MPH (Dubai)Stem Cell Biology and Application MSc Institute of Applied Health Research Clinical Trials MSc/Diploma/CertificateHealth Data Science (Dubai)Health Economics and Econometrics MSc/PGDipHealth Economics and Health Policy MSc/PGDipHealth Research Methods - MSc/PGDip/PGCertPublic Health - Statement of Extra Accredited Learning (SEAL) MPHPublic Health (Global Health) MPH/PGDip/PGCertPublic Health MPH (Dubai)Public Health MPH/PGDip/PGCertRespiratory Medicine - MSc/PGDip/PGCert Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences Bioinformatics MSc (Online)Cancer Sciences MResClinical Oncology MSc/Diploma - Part-timeClinical Oncology MSc/PGDip - Full-timeClinical Trials MSc/Diploma/CertificateFunctional Genome Biology MResGenomic Medicine MSc/Diploma/CertificateHealth Data Science MSc/PGDip/PGCertStem Cell Biology and Application MSc Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences Biomedical Research: Cardiovascular Sciences MRes Institute of Clinical Sciences Advanced Clinical Practice MScAdvanced Critical Care Practitioner (ACCP) - Postgraduate DiplomaAdvanced Practice in Healthcare (Dubai)Advanced Practice in Healthcare MSc/PGDip/PGCertAnaesthesia Associate Postgraduate DiplomaBioimaging MScBioinformatics MSc (Dubai Campus)Bioinformatics MSc/Diploma/CertificateClinical Health Research MResClinical Neuropsychiatry MSc/PGDip/PGCertClinical Research - Academic Clinical Fellows (ACF) Framework MRes/PGDip/PGCertDental Materials Science MSc/Diploma/CertificateMultidisciplinary Healthcare Simulation - PGCertPhysician Associate Studies DiplomaPhysician Associate Studies MScPractice Certificate in Independent PrescribingProfessional Doctorate in Pharmacy (DPharm)Restorative Dentistry MSc/Diploma/Certificate Part-Time (Distance Learning) Institute of Immunology and Immunotherapy Immunology and Immunotherapy MSc Institute of Inflammation and Ageing Musculoskeletal Trauma & RehabilitationTrauma Science MSc Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research Biomedical Innovation MSc/Diploma/Certificate Medical and Dental Sciences Current and emerging drugs in key therapeutic areasHealth, Safety and Environment Management MSc/DiplomaPublic Health (Health Technology Assessment) MPH/PGCert/PGDipTarget Identification, Validation and Preclinical Development School of Dentistry Endodontics MSc School of Nursing Midwifery MScNursing MSc Social Sciences Business School Accounting and Finance MScAccounting and Finance MSc (Dubai Campus)Accounting and Finance MSc (Pathway 2)Accounting and Finance MSc (Pathway 3)Business Administration, Graduate DiplomaBusiness Management PhD with Integrated StudyClinical Leadership MBAFinancial Management MScFinancial Management MSc (Dubai)Financial Technology MScGlobal MBA - SingaporeInvestments MScManagement: Strategy Pathway MScMBA ExecutiveMBA Global Banking and FinanceMBA International BusinessOnline MBAOnline MSc International ManagementSocial Research (Business) MA Centre for Public Sector Partnerships Accounting PhD/MPhil/MSc (Research)Economics PhD Centre for Russian, European and Eurasian Studies Political Science and International Studies PhD by Distance Learning Centre for Urban and Regional Studies Accounting PhD/MPhil/MSc (Research)Chartered Town Planner Level 7 Degree Apprenticeship Urban and Regional Planning (with RTPI accreditation) MSc/PG DiplomaUrban Planning MSc (Dubai) Department of International Development Development Policy and Politics MSc Environment, Development and Politics MSc International Development (Conflict, Security and Development) MSc/PGDip by Distance LearningInternational Development (Poverty, Inequality and Development) MSc/PGDip by Distance LearningInternational Development MSc International Development MSc/PGDip by distance learning International Development PhD by Distance LearningInternational Development PhD with Integrated StudyMasters in Public Administration (MPA)Poverty, Inequality and Development MSc Public Administration (Finance) MPAPublic Administration (Human Resources) MPA Department of Management Advanced Engineering Management MScAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Construction ManagementAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Operations ManagementAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Project ManagementAdvanced Engineering Management MSc: Systems ManagementConstruction Management MSc (Dubai Campus)Global Public Policy MA/PGDipHuman Resource Management MScHuman Resource Management MSc (Dubai Campus)International Business MScInternational Business MSc (Singapore)Management MScManagement MSc (Singapore)Management PhD/MPhil/MSc (Research)Management: Operations Pathway MScManagement: Organisational Leadership and Change Pathway MSc Department of Marketing Marketing MScMarketing MSc (Dubai Campus)Marketing PhD/MPhil/MSc (Research)Research Insights in Marketing MScStrategic Marketing and Consulting MSc Department of Political Science and International Studies Conflict, Statebuilding and Development MSc Development Policy and Politics MSc International Law, Ethics and Politics MAInternational Political Economy MA/PGDipInternational Relations MA/PGDipInternational Security MA/PGDipPolitical Science and International Studies PhDPolitical Science and International Studies PhD by Distance LearningPolitics MA/PGDip Department of Social Policy, Sociology and Criminology Migration Studies MASocial Policy MASocial Policy PhD/MPhilSocial Research (Social Policy) MA/DiplomaSociology MA Department of Social Work and Social Care Advanced Child Protection Studies MSc/PGDip/PGCert (distance learning)Social Policy PhD/MPhilSocial Research (Social Work and Professional Practice) MA/PGDipSocial Work and Social Care, MPhil/PhD Social Work MASocial Work, Doctor of Department of Sociology Political Science and International Studies PhD by Distance Learning Health Services Management Centre Global Public Policy MA/PGDipHealth Care Policy and Management MSc/PGDipHealth Services Management PhD/MPhilSocial Policy PhD/MPhil Institute of Local Government Studies Local Government and Public Policy PhD with Integrated StudyLocal Government Studies PhD by Distance LearningMasters in Public Administration (MPA)Public Administration Online Masters Public Management and Leadership Blended MSc (PGDip, PGCert)Public Management MScSocial Research (Local Government and Public Policy) MA/PGDip/PGCert Others in CoSS German Studies (Social Sciences) PhD/MPhil School of Education Science: Physics (QTS) Postgraduate Diploma Secondary Education Applied Educational and Child Psychology Doctorate (App Ed and Child Psy D)Character Education, MADyslexia and SpLD (ATS/APS)Education (Comparative and International Perspectives), MAEducation (Inclusion and Disability), MAEducation (Leadership), MAEducation (Social Justice), MAEducation MA by ResearchEducation of Learners Multisensory Impairment (Deafblindness) MEd/Postgraduate DiplomaEducation PhDEducation, MAEducational Leadership, MAEnglish (QTS), Postgraduate Diploma Secondary Education Geography (QTS) Postgraduate Diploma Secondary EducationHistory (QTS), Postgraduate Diploma Secondary Education Inclusion (Autism Adults), MA/PGCertInclusion (Autism Children), MA/PGCertInclusion (SLD/PMLD), MA/PGCertInclusion (Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties), MA/PGCertInclusion (Special Educational Needs), MA/PGCertInclusion, and Special Educational Needs (SENCo)Mandatory Qualification for Teachers of Children and Young People with Vision Impairments MEd/Postgraduate DiplomaMathematics (QTS), Postgraduate Diploma Secondary EducationMathematics Subject Knowledge Enhancement Course (SKE)Modern Languages (French/Spanish/German) (QTS), Postgraduate Diploma Secondary Education PGCEi - International Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Dubai campus)Physical Education (QTS), Postgraduate Diploma Secondary Education Physics (Engineers Teach Physics) (QTS) Postgraduate Diploma Secondary Education Primary Education, Postgraduate Diploma (PGCE Advanced) Primary Education, Postgraduate Diploma (SSPIP) MathematicsReligious Education (QTS) Postgraduate Diploma Secondary EducationSchool DirectScience: Biology (QTS) Postgraduate Diploma Secondary Education Science: Chemistry 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