Your tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision, examinations and graduation.
Payment of fees will also entitle you to membership of the Library, the Students' Union and the Athletic Union. For general fee information including paying your fees, see University Postgraduate fees.
PhD and MPhil
The fee for each PhD or MPhil programme will fall into one of three levels, or bands, which will be determined by your principal supervisor according to the nature and complexity of your research project and is displayed at the end of the advertised project description.
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Fees for UK/EU students
Fees for International students
The band for each PhD project is indicated at the end of the project description.
The annual cost of your programme will be will be confirmed in your letter of offer, following successful application. For UK/EU students, the annual cost of the programme will increase slightly each year. For overseas applicants, the cost of your programme will remain fixed for the duration of your study.
For students who do not submit their thesis before the end of the experimental programme (3 year programmes only), students must register for submission pending for which there will be a University fee for the approved 12 month period. The fee is currently £225 (with £150 refund if submission is within the first 6 months of the submission pending period).
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