International Tuition Fees

Tuition fees for international students

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 2020/21 academic year:

Programme Cost Sept 20 / Jan 21 Cost Jan 21 Cost Sept 21 / Jan 22
International Foundation Diploma* £8,600 (per year) £8,600 (per year) £9,000 (per year)
Undergraduate Programmes (e.g. FdA, FdSc, BA, BSc)* £11,500 (per year) £11,500 (per year) £12,500 (per year)
Postgraduate Programmes (e.g. MSc, MA)* £12,500 £12,500 £13,500
Intensive English Language Programme £3,700 (per semester) £3,700 (per semester) £3,900 (per semester)
Pre-sessional Summer English Programme (10 weeks)

£2,900 excluding accommodation

£4,200 including accommodation

n/a

TBC

Advanced Pre-sessional Summer English Programme (6 weeks)

£1,820 excluding accommodation

£2,400 including accommodation

n/a

TBC


*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’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). 

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.

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. 

Find out more

 

Need more information?

For any further information, please contact the International Admissions Office on +44 (0)121 232 4458 or email international@ucb.ac.uk.

Scholarships

The University has made a number of scholarships available, to find out more please visit the International Scholarships page. 

International scholarships