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Online degrees at LIBF Part-time masters degrees

Elevate your career with a part-time masters degree UK

Considering a leap in your career or a deep dive into knowledge and skills that could benefit your professional future? Want a postgraduate course that will encourage you to explore your potential and master a subject or discipline you're passionate about?

At LIBF, we offer part-time masters degrees designed for the modern learner. Our part-time postgraduate courses deliver on flexibility, accessibility, and progress, ensuring your studies align with your lifestyle and aspirations.

How long does a part-time masters degree take at LIBF?

At LIBF, you can study part-time for a masters course over 18 months or two years. You can also study all of our degree programmes full-time online. The full-time study duration for our postgraduate courses is one year.

Whether you choose to study full-time or part-time, our flexible part-time courses allow you to balance your studies with life’s other commitments and responsibilities. Dive into learning with the freedom to start anytime, from anywhere.

Part-time option I: 18 months

Study for a degree whilst fitting your course around your work, care and other commitments.

Time commitment: You’ll study 6 modules per year (approx. 25 hrs/week).

Part-time option II: 2 years

Take time to study and spread your tuition fees over a longer period – at no extra cost.

Time commitment: You’ll study 4–5 modules per year (approx. 19 hrs/week).

How much does a part-time masters degree cost?

Studying for masters degree part-time is an investment in your career but also in your personal growth.

Explore our course tuition fees and funding options:

  • Course tuition fees are £9,750 for our MSc postgraduate courses and £10,250 for our MBA.

  • Flexible funding options: pay monthly, annually, or in full with up to 5% reduction for early payments.

Regardless of whether you study part-time or choose a full-time duration, the total cost of your course remains the same, allowing you to plan your finances with clarity and confidence.

Can I study while working?

We understand the importance of flexibility and support for students pursuing a part-time masters degree while working. Our online postgraduate courses are designed to fit around your personal and professional life, allowing you to access lectures, resources, and support when it suits you best.

This means you can continue to work part-time, or even full-time, without sacrificing the progress or quality of your education. Meanwhile, the insights you gain from working while studying can enrich your academic pursuits and vice versa, enhancing both your career and personal growth.

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Can I work part-time during my masters?

Many students choose to work part-time during their masters course. Working part-time while studying offers the flexibility to earn and learn, applying real-world experiences to academic concepts in real time.

This approach not only helps financially but also offers valuable real-world experience that complements your study programme.

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Is it possible to do a part-time masters and work full-time?

When you study part-time with LIBF, you can access online lectures and resources at any time, submit assignments online, and interact with tutors and peers digitally. You can even schedule your online exams for any day or time that suits you.

Our flexible approach allows you to fit classes in around a full-time job, making sure your career remains on track as you progress through your course.

Why choose LIBF's part-time postgraduate courses?

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When you choose LIBF, you'll be taught by respected industry experts dedicated to your success. All our students are also supported by expert study coaches, who are on hand when you need to master a part-time study schedule, learning techniques or harness tools to stay motivated.

Studying part-time to take the next step in your career? Our careers support team is dedicated to transforming your newly acquired skills and insights into promising professional opportunities.

Start any day you like, study part-time wherever it suits you, and discover how LIBF can turn your 'what if' into 'how' and 'when'.

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Frequently asked questions about studying for a part-time masters

Contact us about our online degrees

If you have any queries about how to apply for our online degrees, or anything else, please contact our Study Advisors.

Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 6.00pm UK time.

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