Postgraduate study

Focus your passion

Explore ideas.

Expand specialist knowledge.

Build career prospects and follow your passion.

There are so many reasons to embark on further study.

Whatever your ambition, we’re here to champion it – through academic guidance and career-focused support within an inspiring setting.

“I chose to do the MA at Bath Spa to focus on redefining my business and improving as well as pushing my knitwear design abilities.” — Aleks Byrd, MA Design (Fashion and Textiles)

Why choose postgraduate study?

Whether you want to open doors or expand your mind, postgraduate study could unlock a world of possibilities – and give you the time and space to pursue your passion.

Guide to Master's degrees

What is a postgraduate degree? How do you choose one? Can you get funding for postgraduate study? We answer some of your frequently asked questions.

Postgraduate funding

With multiple funding options available, postgraduate study is more accessible than ever.

We can support you with the financial side of postgraduate study, so you can focus on pursuing your passion.


Scholarships of up to £1,600 are available to Bath Spa graduates who choose to do a Taught Master's degree with us.

We're providing a one-off £500 'Thank You' Scholarship to students commencing a PGCE with us in September 2020.

Teacher education events

Carve out a rewarding teaching career with an early years, primary or secondary PGCE at Bath Spa. Rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted, we are one of the top teacher training providers in the UK.

Find out more by booking on one of our teacher training events.

Postgraduate Open Days

Postgraduate Open Days are the best way to find out about the opportunities for further study here.

Reexplore our beautiful campuses and specialist facilities, and talk to our talented academic staff who live and breathe their field of study.

“I am most proud of being able to work, bring up my son and do a Master's degree – all at the same time!" — Hannah Brierley, MA Education (Leadership and Management)

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