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Tuition fees 2013-2014 to 2017-2018

Undergraduate

Tuition fees for undergraduatesApproved
2013-2014
Approved
2014-2015 
Approved
2015-2016
Indicative
2016-2017
Indicative
2017-2018
Home (Scotland/EU) - Arts, Divinity, Science 2006 entrants onwards £1,820 £1,820 * * *
Home (Scotland/EU) - Medicine 2006 to 2011 entrants £2,895 £2,895 * * *
Home (Scotland/EU) - Medicine 2012 entrants onwards £1,820 £1,820 * * *
RUK (England, Wales, N.Ireland) - Arts, Divinity, Science, Medicine 2012 entrants onwards £9,000 £9,000 £9,000  * *
Island Fees 2012 entrants onwards £9,000 £9,000 £9,000
Overseas - Arts, Divinity, Science   £15,460 £16,230 £17,040 £17,890 £18,780
Overseas - Medical Science   £23,540 £24,500 £24,500 £25,725 £27,010

Notes

  • * = as yet to be set by the Scottish Government.
  • † = as yet to be set by the Island Authorities.
  • 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
2013-2014
Approved
2014-2015
Approved
2015-2016
Indicative
2016-2017
Indicative
2017-2018
Notes
Home/EU - Philosophy Outreach Modules  Distance Learning £303 £303   *  *   Equates to 20 credits of Home/EU undergraduate
Overseas - Philosophy Outreach Modules Distance Learning £2,580 £2,710  £2,840  *   Equates to 20 credits of Overseas undergraduate
Certificate of Sustainable Aquaculture Distance Learning £3,995 £3,995 *  *    * as yet to be set

Part-time

Part-time Undergraduate- Arts, Divinity, Science10 Credits20 Credits30 Credits40 Credits 60 Credits
Approved 2013-2014 Home (Scotland/EU) £152 £303 £455 £607 £910
  RUK (England, Wales, N.Ireland) £750 £1,500 £2,250 £3,000 £4,500
Approved 2014-2015 Home (Scotland/EU) £152 £303 £455 £607 £910
  RUK (England, Wales, N.Ireland) £750 £1,500 £2,250 £3,000 £4,500
Approved 2015-2016 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 2013-2014Approved 2014-2015Approved 2015-2016Indicative 2016-2017Indicative 2017-2018
Home/EU Taught £3,900 £3,996 £5,500 * *

Overseas Taught

Schools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics & Finance; ELT; English; History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics & Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies

£14,000 £14,700 £15,440 * *

Overseas Taught

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

£16,750 £17,590 £18,470 * *
 
Notes
  • * = yet to be set
  • 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 2013-2014Approved 2014-2015Approved 2015-2016Indicative 2016-2017Indicative 2017-2018Notes
Home/EU Research Full time £3,900  £3,996  *  * *  

Overseas Research

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

2015 entrants N/A N/A £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; History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics & Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies

2014 entrants

N/A £14,420 £14,420 £14,420 £14,420

2014 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; History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics & Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies

2010 - 2013 entrants £14,000  £14,000 £14,000 £14,000 N/A 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 

2015 entrants N/A N/A £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 N/A £17,250 £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 £16,750 N/A 2013 entrants - fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Notes
  • * = yet to be set

Postgraduate exceptions

Postgraduate exceptionsApproved 2013-2014 Approved 2014-2015Approved 2015-2016Indicative 2016-2017Indicative 2017-2018

 School of Biology

  • MSc in Marine Mammal Science
Home/EU £7,100 £7,460 £7,830  * *
Overseas £16,750 £17,590 £18,470  * *

 School of Biology

  • Sustainable Aquaculture by Distance Learning
MSc £16,750 £17,590 £18,470  * *
PG Diploma  £11,170  £11,730 £12,310  * *
PG Certificate £5,585  £5,860 £6,160  * *

 School of Divinity

  • Bible and the Contemporary World (full-time residential)
  • Scripture and Theology
  • Theology, Imagination and the Arts (ITIA)
  • Biblical Languages and Literature
  • Systematic and Historical Theology
Home/EU £5,900 £6,200 £6,510  * *
Overseas £15,500 £16,280 £17,090  * *

 School of Divinity

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

£1,310 by module

£1,970 MLitt dissertation

£1,380 by module

£2,060 MLitt dissertation

£1,450 by module

£2,160 MLitt dissertation

 * *
Overseas

£3,445 by module

£5,165 MLitt dissertation

£3,620 by module

£5,420 MLitt dissertation

£3,800 by module

£5,690 MLitt dissertation

 * *

 School of Economics & Finance

  • Finance
  • Money, Banking and Finance
Home/EU £7,900 £8,450 £8,870  * *
Overseas £17,500 £18,380 £19,300  * *

 School of Economics & Finance

  • MSc Economics
Home/EU £6,050  £6,353 £6,670  * *
Overseas £13,700  £14,385 £15,100  * *

 School of Geography and Geosciences

  • MSc Sustainable Energy
Home/EU £3,900  £3,996 £5,500  * *
Overseas £15,075  £15,830 £16,620  * *

 School of International Relations

  • International Political Theory
  • International Security Studies
  • Middle East and Central Asian Security Studies
  • Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Terrorism Studies (residential)
Home/EU £5,900  £6,200 £6,510  * *
Overseas £15,500  £16,280 £17,090  * *

 School of International Relations

  • Terrorism Studies by Distance Learning
Home/EU

£985 by module

£1,960 MLitt dissertation

£1,030 by module

£2,080 MLitt dissertation

£1,080 by module

£2,190 MLitt dissertation

 *  *
Overseas

£2,585 by module

£5,160 MLitt dissertation

£2,710 by module

£5,440 MLitt dissertation

£2,850 by module

£5,690 MLitt dissertation

 * *

 School of Management

  • Banking and Finance
  • Finance and Management
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Management (HRM)
  • Management and IT
  • Managing in the Creative Industries (not offered in 2014)
  • Marketing
Home/EU £8,900 £8,900 £9,340  * *
Overseas £17,500 £18,380 £19,300  * *

 School of Management

  • MLitt International Business & Strategy (Joint Degree Programme with Moscow State University)
Home/EU £4,450 £4,450 £4,670  * *
Overseas £8,750 £9,190 £9,650  * *

 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
by Distance Learning £2,060  £2,060 £2,160  * *
 Notes
  • * = yet to be set
  • 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.

Postgraduate continuation and extension fees (PhD and MPhil)

 Approved 2013-2014 Approved 2014-2015Approved 2015-2016Indicative 2016-2017Indicative 2017-2018Notes
Postgraduate PhD continuation £255  £260  £265  £270 £275 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 - £339

6 months - £678

9 months - £1,017

12 months - £1,355

1st extension

3 months - £365

6 months - £730

9 months - £1,095

12 months - £1,460

1st extension

3 months - £391

6 months - £783

9 months - £1,174

12 months - £1,565

 

 

Please see policy for research postgraduate programmes:

12.2.9.2 Extension of time limit

full and part-time students; and are not pro rata.

for extension fees beyond a 1st ext please email fees@st-andrews.ac.uk

             
Postgraduate MPhil continuation £145  £150  £155  £160 £165

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 - £398

6 months - £795

 1st extension

3 months - £425

6 months - £850

1st extension

3 months - £453

6 months - £905

   

for up to 6 months extension (full and part-time students); and are not pro rata.

for extension fees beyond a 1st extension - please email fees@st-andrews.ac.uk


Thesis submission and staff fees

 Approved 2013-2014Approved 2014-2015Approved 2015-2016Indicative 2016-2017Indicative 2017-2018Notes
Postgraduate thesis re-submission £215 £220 £225 £230 £235  
Staff - tuition fee £120 £125 £130 £135 £140 Meeting eligibility criteria
Staff - thesis submission fee £215 £220 £225 £230 £235 Meeting eligibility criteria
PhD by portfolio - registration fee £120 £125 £130 £135 £140 Meeting eligibility criteria

PhD by portfolio - thesis submission fee

£215 £220 £225 £230 £235 Meeting eligibility criteria

Children of employees

£1,820 £1,820 * * * Meeting eligibility criteria