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Distance Learning

Study for an internationally-recognised Lancaster University postgraduate qualification, wherever you are.

Lancaster's online and distance learning postgraduate courses are aimed at those wishing to enhance their careers by learning flexibly – from home, work, or wherever and whenever is convenient.

There's no need to relocate to Lancaster or take a career break – you can gain relevant knowledge and skills by studying alongside your ongoing professional and personal commitments.

Please note that some of these courses require campus attendance – please enquire.

Creative Writing

Educational Research

A portfolio of research-led continuing professional development at doctoral level. Our PhD programmes are closely linked to our research centres in: Higher education research and evaluation; Social justice and wellbeing in education; and Technology enhanced learning.

Graduate School for the Environment

Linguistics and English LanguageMasters level

Health Research

Professional Development

The following Lancaster University Management School Programmes are available by distance learning, please enquire further with the department.

Politics, Philosophy and Religion

Research Training for Lancaster students registered on distance learning degree schemes

  • Students registered on Lancaster University distance learning degree schemes may also choose to take research training modules run by the FASS Graduate School