Welcome to Ulster Online

Study online when and where you want with Ulster University.
Explore our range of 100% online distance learning courses and take your career to the next level.

We make it happen.

Psychology Conversion MSc

Get the skills, knowledge and confidence to transition smoothly and effectively into a career in psychology.

Open to learners with a range of different qualifications; you'll develop a deeper understanding of the core areas in psychology, from social and cognitive through to psychobiology.

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Health Psychology MSc

Develop an in-depth understanding of health psychology and its scientific foundation.

You’ll learn how to use your knowledge of psychology and health to promote well-being, as well as help people manage the psychological and emotional aspects of health and illness. Accredited by BPS.

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Biomedical Science MSc

IBMS accredited course, taught by world leading researchers.

Choose from specialisms in cellular pathology, clinical chemistry, haematology or medical microbiology to enhance your professional skills and knowledge.

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About Ulster Online

Ulster University has a reputation for world-class education, facilities and outstanding research, as well as in providing real-world learning opportunities that enable students to develop skills that add value to themselves, their communities and their workplaces. Our online distance learning courses will help you develop the necessary skills to take your career to the next level.

Ulster University is Northern Ireland’s civic university, and we are committed to delivering excellent teaching and research that positively impacts on the health of our society and the prosperity of our economy.

Solutions for Global challenges

We aim to contribute solutions to global challenges: in social and business renewal, sustainability, healthy communities, creativity and culture, and to enable our students to understand and engage meaningfully in an increasingly globalised society.

Study anywhere, anytime

With twenty years of experience in delivering outstanding online teaching, Ulster University provides flexible distance learning courses where students can study around their commitments and experience world-class education from wherever they are in the world.

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How to apply

Applying for a course is quick and simple. Start by heading to the course page.

Fill in your details on the Enquiry form. You can choose to speak to an enrolment advisor or apply directly.

You will then have to complete our application form.

Afterwards, you can begin your course at the relevant intake date.

Learning online with Ulster

Ulster University has an established reputation in delivering online courses, and has been running distance learning programmes for over two decades.

  • Our distance learning courses are 100% online and delivered through a combination of web-based lectures, seminars, and practical exercises.
  • Our online courses are led by highly skilled teams made up of recognised academics. They have established research credentials and experience within their subject areas.
  • Distance learning students have access to all the resources they need online. They can use learning materials, discussion boards and readings via Ulster’s 24/7 online learning portal.
  • Students also receive support regarding careers, research opportunities and any concerns they might have, at all stages of the course, from registration to graduation.

Plus, with flexibility as our priority, students can balance work or life commitments with their studies. Study where you want, when you want with Ulster University.