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Why study a postgraduate degree?

"What does my future hold?" 🤔

Whether you’re fresh from an undergraduate course or returning to study after entering the world of work, you’re probably asking yourself that very question.

A postgraduate course at Bradford will help you discover the answer and much more as you make yourself irresistible to employers with newly-acquired skills gained in our world-class facilities.

Why study a postgraduate degree?

▪️ Boost your earning potential: Government statistics show the median salary for a postgraduate degree holder was £45,000 in 2022 - £6,500 higher than an undergraduate degree holder.

▪️ Supercharge your career: Whether you’re looking to advance your existing role or unlock new career paths, a postgraduate degree can help get you to where you want to be. We're committed to maximising the social mobility of our students.

▪️ Take part in pioneering research: The Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021 found that 73% of our research is rated as Internationally Excellent or World-Leading. Contribute to vital advances in your chosen specialism.

▪️ Forge connections in your industry: You won’t be studying alone. Work alongside experienced peers and respected academics, developing lifelong connections and gaining valuable industry experience along the way.

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