Tuition Fees and Scholarships
The following tuition fees apply for new international students (students who are not classified as home or EU students) who enrol at the University in the 2019/20 academic year.
If you are a home or EU student please click here.
||Cost Jan 19
||Cost Sept 19
|International Foundation Diploma*
||£7,800 (per year)
||£8,200 (per year)
|Undergraduate Programmes (e.g. FdA, FdSc, BA, BSc)*
||£9,900 (per year)
||£10,300 (per year)
|Postgraduate Programmes (e.g. MSc, MA)*
|Intensive English Programme
||£3,300 (per semester)
||£3,500 (per semester)
|Pre-sessional Summer English Programme (10 weeks)
|Advanced Pre-sessional Summer English Programme (6 weeks)
*A £500 discount is applied if the fees are paid in full at enrolment.
This list is not exhaustive and for details of tuition fees for courses not listed above please contact the International Office at University College Birmingham on +44 (0) 121 2324116
The University has made a number of scholarships available. For more detailed information, please visit our International Scholarships and Fee Waivers page.
The University’s policy is that tuition fee set for international students for their first year on a particular course will be maintained for all subsequent years (i.e. there are no fee increases). In addition, the University gives a £1,000-a-year tuition fee discount to international students who progress from a foundation degree to a full degree or from a full degree to a postgraduate course.
Partial Pre-payment of Tuition Fees Policy
Pre-payment procedures for UCAS applicants
When a UCAS applicant has been made an unconditional offer and the applicant has informed UCAS that he/she wishes to accept the offer, and when UCAS notifies this University of the applicant's acceptance, a standard pre-payment letter with the pre-payment policy will be sent to the applicant.
Once payment has been received in the University Finance Office, together with the signed pre-payment policy slip, an official offer letter will then be sent to the student to confirm the offer.
Pre-payment procedures for direct applicants
When the applicant has been made an unconditional offer, a standard pre-payment letter with the pre-payment policy will be sent to the applicant.
Once payment has been received in the University Finance Office with the signed pre-payment policy slip, an official offer letter will be sent to the student to confirm the offer.
For more information about the University's pre-payment policy and our refund policy, visit the International Tuition Fees Pre-payment page.
For any further information, please contact the International Admissions Office on +44 (0)121 232 4458 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.