Part-time and distance learning courses

Fit your studies around your job and lifestyle with one of our flexible and professional course options.

Over 4,000 students study part-time courses at Portsmouth. Part-time study allows you to combine professional advancement with existing work and personal commitments. We offer a wide range of flexible courses that have been designed specifically to be studied part-time for a particular professional route.

Our Foundation Degrees enable you to get a higher-level qualification and accelerated progression on to a full degree. If you are looking for a course that is based around your work and allows you to use your experience towards your degree, then our Learning at Work Partnership Programme might be right for you.

Professionals who work in the creative industries, should check out the work-based MA/MSc Creative Professional Practice. Some of our part-time courses can be studied online or by distance learning and we also offer a number of continuing professional development (CPD) courses for surveyors and other property professionals. In addition to dedicated flexible and professional courses listed on the subject area pages, a number of our undergraduate and postgraduate courses can also be studied part time – visit the course page of the course you want to study and check out the key facts box to see if there is a part-time option.

We currently offer dedicated flexible and professional courses (part-time and distance-learning routes) in the following subject areas:

Part-time and distance learning courses