Postgraduate: How to apply

Here at the University of Bedfordshire we want to ensure that your application process is as simple and efficient as possible.

Depending on what course you are applying for and your circumstances depends on how you apply.

Once you have filled in the relevant form for you either:

Email it to:

Or post it to us at:
University of Bedfordshire
University Square

Have you chosen a Postgraduate taught course?

Postgraduate applications (MA/MSc) should be made direct to the University using the standard University application form. There are some exceptions, please see individual course descriptions for details.

Have you studied an undergraduate degree with us?

If you are in you are going straight on from your undergraduate degree with us to study a postgraduate degree with us also, you can fill in a progression form to apply.

Do you have non-standard qualifications?

Use the form to tell us about any non-standard qualifications and/or work experience you have that you think should be taken into consideration with your application:

  • APL and APEL for UK/EU Postgraduate students - Bedford campus COMING SOON currently being revised
  • APL and APEL for UK/EU Postgraduate students - Luton campus COMING SOON currently being revised

Are you applying to study a MBA?

Step-by-step application guidelines for all our MBA courses can be found in the MBA information hub

Are you applying for a Research degree?

Research degree applications are managed by the Research Graduate School

Email the Research Graduate School who will advise you on the application process relevant to your subject area.

Once your application is receive it will be considered by the relevant research institute.


Are you applying for a Teaching degree?

Applications for a PGCE course should be made via UCAS Teacher Training:

T: +44 (0)871 468 0469

Applications for the Graduate Teacher Programme (GTP) are made direct to the University:
T: +44 (0)1234 793279


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