Tuition fees for international students
The following tuition fees apply for new international students (students who are not classified as home students) who enrol at the University in the 2021/22 academic year:
|Programme||Cost Sept 21 / Jan 22|
|Undergraduate Programmes (e.g. FdA, FdSc, BA, BSc)*||£12,500 (per year)|
|BA (Hons) Accelerated*
|Postgraduate Programmes (e.g. MSc, MA)*||£13,500|
|Intensive English Language Programme||£3,900 (per semester)|
|International Foundation Diploma*||£9,000 (per year)|
*A £500 discount is applied if the fees are paid in full at enrolment.
10 weeks block
6 weeks block
Pre-sessional Summer English programme
£2,900 excluding accommodation
£4,200 including accommodation
£1,820 excluding accommodation
£2,600 including accommodation
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’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).
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.
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.
Need more information?
For any further information, please contact the International Admissions Office on +44 (0)121 232 4458 or complete our enquiry form:
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