Fees and funding

Payment schedule

Campus-based payment schedule

Students studying on a campus based course (with the exception of those studying an ELTU course) are expected to pay their fees in a maximum of two instalments in each academic year.

You can choose to pay your fees as follows:

  • At least 50% of the annual fee paid prior to the start of the course, with the remaining balance due according to the payment schedule in the table below.
  • One instalment of 100% of the annual course fee paid prior to the start of the course

The date of these payments is dependent on your course start date:

Course start month  First instalment due  Second instalment due 
August  Prior to the start of the course  1 February 
September  Prior to the start of the course  1 February 
October  Prior to the start of the course  1 February 
November  Prior to the start of the course  1 February 
December  Prior to the start of the course  1 February 
January  Prior to the start of the course  1 May 
February  Prior to the start of the course  1 May 
March  Prior to the start of the course  1 May 
April  Prior to the start of the course  1 July 
May  Prior to the start of the course  1 July 
June  Prior to the start of the course  1 November 
July  Prior to the start of the course  1 November 

If you are studying for less than the full academic year, you are expected to pay your fees in one instalment prior to commencing your period of study.

If you are on a postgraduate taught course that includes an industry placement, you are expected to pay for your placement in full at the start of your placement. 

Accommodation fee payment schedule

If you are staying in University accommodation for 39, 40 or 42 week contracts, or for two terms, you are expected to pay your fees as follows for 2021/22:

Term 1 (September to December)

  • 21 October 2021

Term 2 (January to April)

  • 20 January 2022

Term 3 (May to July)

  • 12 May 2022

For more information on Accommodation packages, including coronavirus adaptions and options, please visit the Accommodation website.

Distance learning payment schedule

This section is only relevant to students who are paying some or all of their own liability directly to the University.

The relevant payment options and amounts will be detailed in your offer email. You can chose to pay your fees as follows:

  • In full by the payment date stated on your offer.
  • In one instalment per year for the number of years tuition fees are charged over for your course: the first by the payment date stated on your offer and subsequent payments on the same date the following year(s).
  • Three equal instalments per year over the number of years tuition fees are charged over for your course: the first by the payment date stated on your offer and subsequent payments every 4 months.

Your first instalment must be received in full by the payment date stated in your offer before you can register for your studies.

Please allow 48 hours for card payments through our online e-pay site (or 7-15 days for other payment methods) to ensure that you meet the relevant payment deadline and can begin your studies on your intended start date.

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