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We are distinctive in our person-centred and career-focused approach to education and teaching, and our commitment to shaping a better world. As a student with us, you are much more than a student number, you can become your best self, and you really can go far. Renowned for immediately relevant research and innovation, we have widely recognised expertise in business, the creative industries, education, health and rehabilitation, and social sciences.

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Why Study at QMU

Relevant courses, placements, top ranking graduate employment statistics, a great location and campus - a few of the many reasons to choose QMU.

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Be inspired by stories from our students and graduates.  Find out how we have helped them grow and become their best selves.

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Throughout the year, we offer a range of opportunities for prospective students to meet and chat with us.

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Funded PgCerts - January 2024 entry

We have a number of funded places available for applicants looking to start a PgCert in January. We also have a range of places on postgraduate degree courses starting in January.

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Upskill with a short course from QMU. Each year, our School of Arts, Social Sciences and Management offers short courses that can help you gain new knowledge and develop new skills. 

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Supporting you from application to graduation, to help you make the most of your time at university, and to reinforce your learning, your wellbeing and your personal development.

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