Fees and financial information

Before you arrive, you will need to set up payment for your tuition and accommodation fees as part of the matriculation process. You may also be interested in looking into any scholarships or funding opportunities.

You should also consider other expenses you may encounter while living abroad, and whether you wish to open a bank account while living in Scotland.

Programme fees

The fees for our international study abroad programme has been set as follows:

Year One Semester Full Academic Year
2024 to 2025 £10,710 £21,420

If applicable, you must pay any programme fees by the deadline. You will not become a fully registered student until you have paid your fees in full or set up an instalment plan using one of the following methods 

  • payment in full
  • payment by instalments - 50% (international or UK bank transfer)
  • credit or debit card agreements
  • letter from sponsor confirming your programme fees will be covered by them. If you are applying from a partner institution, your fees records will be automatically updated and you do not need to send a sponsor confirmation letter.

You will set up payment for programme fees during online matriculation.

Where a student’s programme at the University of St Andrews is sponsored by a partner institution or provider, the partner or provider will be liable for payment of the programme fee.