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Postgraduate accommodation

As well as our postgraduate only college (Wentworth), postgraduates can apply for a variety of self-catered single rooms and studio flats across our compact campus, or in the city centre at Student Castle. 

Our guarantee

International students who meet our guarantee criteria when applying will be offered a room. You'll also be guaranteed accommodation for each year of your course if you book by the deadline date advertised each year. If you're not guaranteed, we'll still do our best to help.

Is your course starting in January 2021? Take a look at our January postgraduate accommodation page.

All accommodation comes with

Bills included in the price of your rent

No additional costs to worry about

Contents insurance and 24 hour security

To give you peace of mind

An ensuite or shared bathroom

And a private washbasin

Wifi and 100mb wired internet

So that you can browse uninterrupted

Access to a shared kitchen

To cook your meals and hang out with flatmates

Access to a college common room

For some some extra communal space

You'll want to consider...


On-campus accommodation is convenient as you’re close to University buildings and facilities. Most postgraduates living on campus are located in Wentworth College and if you’re not, you’ll still be a member of whichever college you live in. Your accommodation contract is with the University.

Off campus accommodation is located in the city centre. We’ve teamed up with Student Castle to provide University-approved private accommodation. Even though you’ll be living in the city, you’ll still be a member of Wentworth College

If you choose Student Castle, you’ll be invited to apply directly to and enter into an agreement with Student Castle. Student Castle’s terms and conditions are different from ours, so make sure you read them.

Let length

51-week lets

All postgraduate rooms are 51 week lets, covering the academic term, Easter, Christmas and Summer vacations.

Bathroom type

In Shared accommodation, you'll have a wash basin in your room and share other bathroom facilities with your flat.

All shared bathrooms are individually lockable and cleaned Monday to Friday by our cleaning team. Toilet roll is provided for you.

In Ensuite accommodation, you'll have your own toilet, wash basin and shower in your room. 

You’ll be responsible for keeping your ensuite clean, but our cleaners will perform a deep clean, usually once a term. Toilet roll is not included, so you'll need to buy your own.

Price band

Band 1

Our value option, you may share facilities such as your kitchen with a few more people than other price bands.

Band 2

Rooms in some of our original accommodation, you'll share facilities with a few more people than bands 3 and 4.

Band 3

Our most common room type. Newer or more recently refurbished than band 1 or 2 rooms and facilities are shared with fewer people.

Band 4

These rooms have larger (3/4) size beds as well as a TV (with license) and sofas in shared kitchen areas.

Compare postgraduate room prices

Band Bathroom Catering College Let length Per week Per year
1 Shared Self-catered Halifax 51 weeks £99 £5,049
3 Ensuite Self-catered Wentworth 51 weeks £155 £7,905
3 (large) Ensuite Self-catered Wentworth 51 weeks £169 £8,619
Studio Ensuite Self-catered Wentworth 51 weeks £186 £9,486
Studio Ensuite Self-catered Goodricke 51 weeks £186 £9,486
Studio Ensuite Self-catered Langwith 51 weeks £186 £9,486

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