Postgraduate Course Structure

The types of postgraduate taught programmes available at Keele are:

  • Masters Courses - 180 credits (120 taught credits plus 60 credits for original research and dissertation)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - 120 credits (the Postgraduate Diploma is also the taught part of a Masters programme)
  • Postgraduate Certificate - minimum 60 credits

You will be awarded one credit for a minimum of 10 hours of study, including lectures, seminars, assignements, project work and private study.