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Whether you’re looking to study your undergraduate degree at Keele University, or develop your skills through a master's degree, we’re here to help you through the application process.

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Foundation years

Whether you have non-traditional qualifications, want to change your subjects, have had a break from education and wish to return or want a change of career – the foundation years at Keele provide an opportunity for those with diverse backgrounds to access an honours degree.

Explore our foundation year courses, book to attend an open day and read more about foundation year fees.

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Have a question? Our Foundation Year Centre is here to help.


We work hard to ensure we provide a distinctive course offer, whether single honours or combined, which is relevant to the needs of the world today and in the future.

Explore our undergraduate courses, book to attend an open day, and find our more about tuition fees and funding.

Did you know? Many undergraduate students learn a language alongside their degree, and we offer a great range of study abroad opportunities.

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Have a question about the undergraduate admissions process? Our Admissions Team are here to help.

Postgraduate study

For postgraduates our rural campus community provides an environment that is focused, relevant and mature. You will have full access to our respected academics. You will benefit from a reputation for excellence in research.

Explore our postgraduate courses, book to attend a postgraduate open afternoon, and find out more about postgraduate fees and funding.

Ready to apply? Each postgraduate course page has a link to the application form for that particular course. There is no application fee.

Have a question about the postgraduate admissions process? Our Admissions Team are here to help.

Postgraduate research

With a wide variety of research opportunities to choose from, Keele University is a popular choice for Postgraduate Research in the UK. Postgraduate students are central to our learning community, and we can guarantee a warm welcoming community and campus life.

Explore our postgraduate research A-Z, view our current studentships, and find out more about postgraduate fees and funding.

Ready to apply? Visit our postgraduate research ‘how to apply’ section.

Have a question about postgraduate research at Keele? Our postgraduate research administrators are here to help you every step of the way.

International students

Keele has many applications from international students each year - from students in a wide range of countries from China, to Hong Kong, Kenya and Sri Lanka. Every year Keele welcomes students from more than 90 countries.

We hope you will decide to join the growing number of international students at Keele University and become part of our friendly campus community.

Have a question about Keele? Contact our friendly International Team.

CPD and leadership

Keele University offer a range of leadership programmes and short courses. It is through our expertise that we are able to assist businesses in the development and training of their workforce.