Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update:
  • The University of Sunderland would like to reassure you that all of our online Masters programmes are continuing as normal and on schedule.
  • The programmes are taught and studied entirely online, which means that they can be studied and completed from home, without any disruption to teaching provision or learning activities.
  • We are committed to ensuring that students are not disadvantaged in their studies by issues caused directly or indirectly by Covid-19 and we will be providing additional support to affected students wherever necessary.
  • Our enrolment and student success teams are here to provide guidance and support via phone and email as usual.
  • Please contact us on 0191 574 0002 or enquiries@online.sunderland.ac.uk if you have any questions.
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University of Sunderland

Flexible Online Degrees

Life-changing online degrees from a global University

University of Sunderland
Apply By 28 December 2021
To Start 11 January 2022
  • Accelerated online courses
  • Flexible course design
  • 5 star QS teaching rating (2019)

Why Sunderland?

  1. Flexible online degree courses
  2. 5 star teaching rating (QS 2019)
  3. ‘World-leading’ and ‘internationally important’ research
  4. Option to pay per module
  5. Top 10 in UK for student support** - as voted for by students
  6. Ranked 9th in UK for international**
*Latest Research Excellence Framework
**WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2019

Online degrees for working professionals around the world

The University of Sunderland has created nineteen 100% online degrees and a blended learning degree that have been expertly designed for busy working professionals around the world. They combine the University’s core strengths of high-quality teaching, deep expertise in international and distance learning – with 6,000 international students and 1,500 studying by distance learning across the globe – and excellence in student support. They also reflect the friendly and supportive culture that has seen our students vote us into the top 10 universities in the UK for Student Support in the WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2019.

Our portfolio of online MBA degrees are designed to develop contemporary management and leadership excellence to fulfil career potential in a range of industries, sectors and global organisational settings. With an International MBA and 4 specialisms in key ‘in demand’ areas of business, they present an exciting opportunity to enhance your career prospects.

Our suite of online Management Masters degrees provides you with a comprehensive understanding of a wide range of business and management theories, concepts and practices, covering all of the major disciplines and with opportunities to specialise in four key areas of business.

Our carefully designed online Psychology Masters degree explores a breadth of psychological disciplines, enabling you to apply theory and contemporary thinking to practical situations. It comprises a diverse range of modules that cover the fundamentals of the key areas of psychology.

Our online LLM degrees provide a challenging legal education for individuals seeking experience across a range of legal disciplines and is well suited to both lawyers and non-lawyers from a wide range of professionals backgrounds.

Our online Computer Science Masters degrees equip you with an understanding of current research and technical developments in the field, and provide you with the opportunity to develop computing solutions to real-world problems. You will learn programming languages including Python and R.

Our Nursing degrees include a blended learning BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing, which combines online and campus learning with NHS trust placements and leads to registration as an adult nurse. The other two programmes are 100% online and are the BSc (Hons) Nursing Practice Top Up and the MSc Nursing, which have been designed to equip registered nurses for accelerated career progression.

The flexible teaching model means our online courses can be studied at any time and from anywhere to fit around work and life commitments, with no need to ever visit campus. What’s more, you will be allocated a dedicated Student Success Coordinator to support you from enrolment through to graduation.

With these online degrees, you can equip yourself for success in a wide range of careers across diverse sectors, with a University recognised for its high-quality teaching and superb student support, whilst continuing to earn and progress.

Our online Psychology Masters degree: