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How to apply for a 100% online postgraduate degree

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There are several steps to applying for an online postgraduate degree at the University of Birmingham. We have created this handy infographic to explain the steps involved:

University of Birmingham how to apply for a 100% online postgraduate degree infographic.

How to apply for a 100% online postgraduate degree

A step-by-step guide for anyone looking to join our Spring, Summer or Autumn intakes.

1. Research

Firstly, make sure you’ve found the right online degree for you. Explore the curriculum entry requirements and funding options of your chosen programme and ensure it will offeryou the skills and experience you need.

2. Talk to our Admissions team

Next, set up an appointment to talk to a member of our Admissions team*. They will help you determine if the programme is a good fit for you, answer any questions and send you an application link.

3. Perfect your supporting documents

Your application consists of your CV, a statement of purpose, academic and professional references and academic transcripts. It’s your chance to show how well you meet the criteria, so don’t be afraid to shine!

4. Submit your application

When you’re ready, send your application and supporting documents to us via the application link from Admissions.

5. Have your questions reviewed

Submitting your application to Admissions enables one of your expert team to review it. They are best placed to advise you on anything you could improve, so this is an invaluable step!

6. Receive your offer

If you are accepted, you will receive either an unconditional or conditional offer.

7. Conditional offer

If you meet the requirements of the conditional offer, you are then able to join the programme.

8. Unconditional offer


You’ve been accepted onto the programme and we look forward to you joining us.

A 100% online programme at the University of Birmingham can help you accomplish your professional goals. Please fill out our request for information form or call +44 (0)800 032 7101 to speak to a member of our admissions team.

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