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Conversion courses

Find out how to change direction and explore a new subject with a postgraduate degree.

What are they?

Postgraduate study could be your opportunity to change direction and explore a new subject, or gain the qualifications you need to pursue a professional career you might not have considered before.

Conversion courses are designed to prepare you for a career unrelated to your undergraduate degree, and are available in a range of subject areas, including law, management, marketing, property, IT, journalism, psychology and teaching.

Shawn Manning-Dalby, MA Fashion Communications

I was doing Sport Science and working at Urban Outfitters. I realised I had this underlying passion for clothing and fashion, so I decided to take the risk and study fashion, which I'm glad I ended up doing.

Find a conversion course

Many of our academic schools offer courses which don't require a specific undergraduate degree, which means you can change direction. See a list of courses below:

Teacher Training (School of Social Sciences)

Nottingham Law School

School of Science and Technology

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