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Tuition fees 2015-2016 to 2017-2018

Undergraduate

Tuition fees for undergraduatesApproved
2015-2016
Approved
2016-2017
Approved
2017-2018
Notes
Home (Scotland/EU) - Arts, Divinity, Science, Medicine   £1,820 £1,820 *  
RUK (England, Wales, N.Ireland) - Arts, Divinity, Science, Medicine   £9,000 £9,000 **  
Island Fees   £9,000 £9,000 **  
           
Overseas - Arts, Divinity, Science 2017 entrants - - £20,570 2017 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of study
Overseas - Arts, Divinity, Science pre-2017 entrants £17,040 £17,890 £18,780 pre-2017 entrants - fees will increase by no more than 5% each year
Overseas - Medicine 2017 entrants - - £28,200  
Overseas - Medicine pre-2017 entrants £24,500 £25,200 £26,460 pre-2017 entrants - fees will increase by no more than 5% each year

Notes

  • * = as yet to be set by the Scottish Government.
  • ** = will be advised by the end of October 2016
  • Home (Scotland/EU) students may be eligible to have tuition fees paid by the Scottish Government. All such tuition fees will be paid for through the Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS). Details on how and when to apply are available from SAAS.

Undergraduate exceptions

Undergraduate exceptionsApproved
2015-2016
Approved
2016-2017
Approved
2017-2018
Notes
Philosophy Outreach Modules Distance Learning £303 £303 * Equates to 20 credits of Home/EU undergraduate
Certificate of Sustainable Aquaculture Distance Learning £3,995 £3,995 £3,995  

Part-time

Part-time UndergraduateArts, Divinity, Science10 Credits20 Credits30 Credits40 Credits60 Credits
Approved 2015-2016 Home (Scotland/EU) £152 £303 £455 £607 £910
  RUK (England, Wales, N.Ireland) £750 £1,500 £2,250 £3,000 £4,500
Approved 2016-2017 Home (Scotland/EU) £152 £303 £455 £607 £910
  RUK (England, Wales, N.Ireland) £750 £1,500 £2,250 £3,000 £4,500
Approved 2017-2018 Home (Scotland/EU) * * * * *
  RUK (England, Wales, N.Ireland) * * * * *
Notes
  • * = as yet to be set
  • The exception being continuing part-time undergraduate students, currently on the lower HFA rate, who will receive the benefit of having fees generated from the pre-2006 full-time fee (£1,285).

Postgraduate


Taught postgraduate

Tuition fees for taught postgraduatesApproved 2015-2016Approved 2016-2017Approved 2017-2018

Home/EU Taught (Band A)

Schools of Art History; Biology; Chemistry; Classics; Computer Science; English; Geography & Geosciences; History; Mathematics & Statistics; Medicine; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies; Physics & Astronomy; Psychology & Neuroscience

£5,500 £6,800 £7,500

Home/EU Taught (Band A)

School of Divinity

£6,510 £6,800 £7,500

Home/EU Taught (Band A)

School of Economics & Finance

  • Economics
£6,670 £6,800 £7,500

Home/EU Taught (Band B)

School of Biology

  • Marine Mammal Science
£7,830 £8,000 £8,400

Home/EU Taught (Band B)

School of Economics & Finance

  • Finance & Economics
n/a £8,000 £8,400

Home/EU Taught (Band C)

School of Management

£9,340 £9,400 £9,870

Home/EU Taught (Band C)

School of Economics & Finance

£8,870 £9,400 £9,870

Home/EU Taught (Band C)

School of International Relations

£6,510 £9,400 £9,870
       

Overseas Taught (Band A/B)

Schools of Art History; Classics; English; History; Mathematics & Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies

£15,440 £16,250 £17,090

Overseas Taught (Band A/B)

School of Economics & Finance

  • Economics
£15,100 £16,250 £17,090

Overseas Taught (Band A/B)

School of Divinity

£17,090 £17,090 £17,090

Overseas Taught (Band A/B)

School of Economics & Finance

  • Finance & Economics
n/a £17,090 £17,090

Overseas Taught (Band C)

Schools of Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Geography & Geosciences; International Relations; Management; Medicine; Physics & Astronomy; Psychology & Neuroscience

£18,470 £19,400 £20,370

Overseas Taught (Band C)

Schools of Economics & Finance; Management

£19,300 £19,400 £20,370

Overseas Taught (Band C)

School of International Relations

£17,090 £19,400 £20,370
Notes
  • NB: Taught postgraduate tuition fees will continue to be reviewed by the University in line with current practice, on an annual basis, and remain unaffected by any changes to fee structures at Undergraduate level.

Taught postgraduate exceptions

Taught postgraduate exceptionsApproved
2015-2016
Approved
2016-2017
Approved
2017-2018

School of Biology

  • Sustainable Aquaculture by Distance Learning
MSc £18,470 £19,400 £20,370
PG Diploma £12,310 £12,930 £13,580
PG Certificate £5,860 £6,470 £6,790

School of Divinity

  • Bible and the Contemporary World by Distance Learning
Home/EU

£1,450 by module

£2,160 MLitt dissertation

£1,510 by module

£2,270 MLitt dissertation

£1,670 by module

£2,490 MLitt dissertation

Overseas

£3,800 by module

£5,690 MLitt dissertation

£3,800 by module

£5,690 MLitt dissertation

£3,800 by module

£5,690 MLitt dissertation

School of Geography and Geosciences

  • MSc Sustainable Energy
Home/EU £5,500 £6,800 £7,500
Overseas £16,620 £17,460 £18,330

School of International Relations

  • Terrorism Studies by Distance Learning
Home/EU

£1,080 by module

£2,190 MLitt dissertation

£1,570 by module

£3,120 MLitt dissertation

£1,650 by module

£3,270 MLitt dissertation

Overseas

£2,850 by module

£5,690 MLitt dissertation

£3,240 by module

£6,440 MLitt dissertation

£3,400 by module

£6,770 MLitt dissertation

School of Management

  • MLitt International Business & Strategy (Joint Degree Programme with Moscow State University)
Home/EU £4,670 £4,700 £4,935
Overseas £9,650 £9,700 £10,185

School of Modern Languages

  • German and Comparative Literature (collaborative course with the University of Bonn)
Home/EU £1,485 £1,560 £1,640
Overseas £15,440 £16,250 £17,090

School of Psychology

  • PG Certificate - Adults with Significant and Complex Needs
  • PG Diploma - Adults with Significant and Complex Needs
  • MSc - Adults with Significant and Complex Needs
  • PG Certificate - Adult Support, Protection and Safeguarding
  • PG Certificate - The Psychology of Dementia Care
by Distance Learning £2,160 £2,160 £2,160
Notes
  • NB: Taught postgraduate tuition fees will continue to be reviewed by the University in line with current practice, on an annual basis, and remain unaffected by any changes to fee structures at Undergraduate level.

Research postgraduate

Tuition fees for research postgraduatesApproved 2015-2016Approved 2016-2017Approved 2017-2018Notes
Home/EU Research Full time £4,052
£4,121
 *  

Overseas Research

Schools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics & Finance; English; Geography (Arts) & Sustainable Development; History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics & Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies

2017 entrants n/a
n/a
£15,760 2017 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study

Overseas Research

Schools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics & Finance; English; Geography (Arts) & Sustainable Development; History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics & Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies

2016 entrants n/a £15,300 £15,300 2016 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study

Overseas Research

Schools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics & Finance; English; Geography (Arts) & Sustainable Development; History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics & Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies

2015 entrants

£14,850 £14,850 £14,850

2015 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study

Overseas Research

Schools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics & Finance; English; Geography (Arts) & Sustainable Development; History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics & Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies

2014 entrants

£14,420 £14,420 £14,420

2014 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study

Divinity entrants 2014 at £14,600

Overseas Research

Schools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics & Finance; English; Geography (Arts) & Sustainable Development; History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics & Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies

2010 - 2013 entrants £14,000 £14,000 £14,000

2013 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study

Divinity entrants 2010-2013 at £14,600

           

Overseas Research

Schools of: Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Geography & Geosciences; Medicine; Physics & Astronomy; Psychology

2017 entrants n/a n/a £18,850 2017 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study

Overseas Research

Schools of: Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Geography & Geosciences; Medicine; Physics & Astronomy; Psychology

2016 entrants n/a £18,300 £18,300 2016 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study

Overseas Research

Schools of: Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Geography & Geosciences; Medicine; Physics & Astronomy; Psychology

2015 entrants £17,770 £17,770 £17,770

2015 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study

Overseas Research

Schools of: Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Geography & Geosciences; Medicine; Physics & Astronomy; Psychology

2014 entrants £17,250 £17,250 £17,250 2014 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study

Overseas Research

Schools of: Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Geography & Geosciences; Medicine; Physics & Astronomy; Psychology

2010 - 2013 entrants £16,750 £16,750 £16,750 2013 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Notes
  • * = yet to be set

Postgraduate continuation and extension fees (PhD and MPhil)

 Approved 2015-2016Approved 2016-2017Approved
2017-2018
Notes
Postgraduate PhD continuation £265 £270 To be confirmed by end October 2016 for up to 12 months continuation after the end of standard fee-paying period (full and part-time students); and are not pro rata.
         
Postgraduate PhD extensions (granted from 1 August 2013 onwards)

1st extension

3 months - £391

6 months - £783

9 months - £1,174

12 months - £1,565

1st extension

3 months - £417

6 months - £835

9 months - £1,252

12 months - £1,670

To be confirmed by end October 2016

 
         
Postgraduate MPhil continuation £150 £155 To be confirmed by end October 2016

For up to 6 months continuation after end of standard fee-paying period (full and part-time students); and are not pro rata.

         
Postgraduate MPhil extensions

1st extension

3 months - £453

6 months - £905

1st extension

3 months - £480

6 months - £960

To be confirmed by October 2016

 


Thesis submission and staff fees

 Approved 2015-2016Approved 2016-2017Approved 2017-2018Notes
Postgraduate thesis re-submission £225 £230 £235  
Staff - tuition fee £130 £135 £140 Meeting eligibility criteria
Staff - thesis submission fee £225 £230 £235 Meeting eligibility criteria
PhD by portfolio - registration fee £130 £135 £140 Meeting eligibility criteria

PhD by portfolio - thesis submission fee

£225 £230 £235 Meeting eligibility criteria

Children of employees

£1,820 £1,820 * Meeting eligibility criteria
Notes
  • * = yet to be set