Postgraduate and Professional Courses Open Event, All Campuses, Tuesday 4 June, 4pm-7pm.

From Psychology to Sports Development, the University of Gloucestershire is offering a suite of postgraduate courses starting from this September.

Whether you’re starting out in the working world or developing new skills, the university is showcasing its host of postgraduate and professional courses at an Open Event on Tuesday 4 June.

Taking place at all three university campuses, at The Park and Francis Close Hall in Cheltenham and Oxstalls in Gloucester, the event is designed to help prospective students find out more about the opportunities on offer and talk informally with course leaders.

Taught postgraduate courses range from Computing and Visual Communication to an MBA in Business Administration. Professional programmes include the ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development) and the Practice Teacher (NMC) Award. A host of research degrees are also available including courses from Biological Sciences and History to a Doctorate in Engineering.

Head of Guidance and Recruitment, Penny Eccles, said: “The postgraduate event is open to anyone who is thinking about returning to education and we offer a range of options to help students fit study around work and family commitments. Staff will be on hand to provide information on a wide range of areas including admissions, academic support and employability, and there is of course the opportunity to view our facilities.”

To find out more and to book, please visit telephone 01242 714500 or email [email protected]

About the University of Gloucestershire

The University of Gloucestershire gained official university status in 2001 but has existed as an educational establishment for nearly 200 years. Our heritage lies in the Mechanics Institutes of the 1830s, with our Francis Close Hall campus founded in 1847 as the Cheltenham Training College.

Today, we have three thriving campuses, Francis Close Hall and The Park in Cheltenham, and Oxstalls in Gloucester, which are occupied by approximately 10,000 students. In 2010, the University invested £5 million in teaching facilities including a new, state-of-the-art media and art and design studios.

The University of Gloucestershire delivers approximately 100 undergraduate course choices including accounting, law, business and management, fine art, TV production, humanities, leisure and tourism, social work and education plus and a diverse range of postgraduate and research degrees, and professional courses.

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Source: University of Gloucestershire