Postgraduate study 

Get going with postgraduate study through OUA
Whether you want to take your career to the next level or pursue a long-held passion, postgraduate study is a great way to make it happen. Develop your skills, get relevant expertise and fit it all in around what you're already doing.  

Choose your university

When you choose postgraduate study online through OUA, we bring together postgraduate courses from all of our university partners so that you can compare your options and find the best fit. 

Design your degree

Studying through OUA gives you have the flexibility to design the degree that you want. Choose the subjects that you want from our leading university partners and create the bespoke degree that your career needs.

Enjoy the flexibility

You might start your postgraduate study with the idea that you'll complete a masters degree. But things change. The good news is that you have the option to opt out early, and it's simple to convert your study into a graduate diploma or graduate certificate.

Talk to an advisor

If you're feeling overwhelmed, want to know what you might be able to seek credit for, or just want to chat through what's on offer, the OUA student advisor team are available over the phone and online.

Three ways to get started

Single subjects

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Perfect if you have a degree and want to build on your skills or try something new, without committing to a full degree.

Graduate Cert

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When you have over five years of work experience you could start with a Grad Certificate, even if you don't have a degree.

Masters degree

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If you have a previous qualification and relevant industry experience you could apply directly into a Masters degree.

We're here to help

Our student advisors can assist you with your enrolment, help you plan your studies and answer any questions about how studying through OUA works.

Explore postgraduate student stories

Expand your professional knowledge ... or try something new

Get going with OUA

Compare and apply

We’ll help you find the right course for you. Our student advisors are ready to answer your questions.

Work out your finances

During your enrolment, we’ll offer you the option to pay upfront in full, or defer your payment using a student loan. Remember to look into income tax deductions for course fees and study-related expenses.

Get credit for your success

We won’t let your hard work go unrecognised. Choose to take a single subject, or combine your work as part of a degree.

We're here to help

Our student advisors can assist you with your enrolment, help you plan your studies and answer any questions about how studying through OUA works.