Tuition fees

Your fees will be based on where you normally live. This means a country where you have lived for at least three years for non-educational purposes.

All fees on this page relate to courses starting in the academic year 2017/18.

UK and EU Students

  • If you live in the UK or an EU country, you will pay £9,250 for your first year. After 2017/18, the tuition fee you pay may increase annually in line with inflation (RPIX) and is subject to government regulations. (*RPIX is a measure of inflation in the UK, equivalent to all items in the Retail Price Index (RPI) excluding mortgage interest payments.)
  • If your course includes a Year in Industry, your fee will be 15% of the full-time tuition fee that applies in that year.
  • If your course includes a Year Abroad, you will pay £1,250 for that year.

This fee applies to every undergraduate campus-based course that we offer, including Medicine and Law. Fees may vary for distance learning and part-time courses. Please see course pages for details.

International Students (Outside the EU)

There are two scales of fees for students from outside the EU: for science degrees and non-science degrees.

Science degrees

The science degree fee applies to all courses in these subject areas:

  • Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Geology
  • Natural Sciences
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Psychology

Please note, there are different fees for Medicine (MBChB), and for the Geography BSc and the Physical Geography BSc.

  • If you live in a non-EU country, the tuition fee for any of the science degree is £18,855 per year.
  • If your course includes a Year in Industry, you will pay 15% of the full-time tuition fee for that year.
  • If your course includes a Year Abroad, you will pay 25% of the full-time tuition fee for that year.
  • Please see course pages for details.

Non-Science degrees

The non-science degree fee applies to all courses in these subject areas:

  • American Studies
  • Archaeology and Ancient History
  • Criminology
  • Economics
  • English
  • Geography (Geography BA and Human Geography BA)
  • History
  • History of Art and Film
  • Law
  • Management
  • Mathematics
  • Media and Communication
  • Modern Languages
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Sociology

Please note that Geography BA courses count as non-science degrees whereas Geography BSc courses have a different fee.

  • If you live in a non-EU country, the tuition fee for any non-science degree is £15,290 per year.
  • If your course includes a Year in Industry or a Year Abroad, you will pay 25% of the full-time tuition fee for that year.
  • Please see course pages for details.

Medical degree 

  • If you are a UK or EU student, you will pay £9,250 for your first year. After 2017/18, the tuition fee you pay may increase annually in line with inflation (RPIX) and is subject to government regulations. (*RPIX is a measure of inflation in the UK, equivalent to all items in the Retail Price Index (RPI) excluding mortgage interest payments.)
  • If you live in a non-EU country, your fee will be £18,855 per year for Years 1 and 2.
    Years 3, 4 and 5 include the cost of clinical training in the National Health Service so they have a significantly higher fee which rises each year during your course and will be:
    • 2019/20 clinical year fee: £38,410
    • 2020/21 clinical year fee: £40,140
    • 2021/22 clinical year fee: £41,945

Geography BSc and Physical Geography BSc degrees

  • UK and EU students will pay £9,250 for their first year. After 2017/18, the tuition fee you pay may increase annually in line with inflation (RPIX) and is subject to government regulations. (*RPIX is a measure of inflation in the UK, equivalent to all items in the Retail Price Index (RPI) excluding mortgage interest payments.)
  • If you live in a non-EU country, the tuition fee for the Geography BSc or the Physical Geography BSc is £15,925 per year.
  • If your course includes a Year in Industry or a Year Abroad, you will 25% of the fee for that year.
  • If you're taking the Geography BA course then the Non-Science fee above applies.