Research postgraduate tuition fees

2018/19 postgraduate research student tuition fees

The annual tuition fee and other fees apply to all postgraduate research students registered on PhD and research masters programmes. Additional programme costs or bench fees may be set locally at the point of study and may also be payable by postgraduate research students, as notified in their formal letter of admission.

PGR fees

Full Time

Part Time (0.6 FTE)

UK/EU science and arts subject areas



(post 1st Aug 2012 registration)


(pre 1st Aug 2012 registration)

Non-EU arts subject areas



Non-EU science subject areas



Other fees payable by students

Continuation Fee: for research students with an approved extension who are not being charged a tuition fee. £120

Re-examination fee



Reinstatement fee: for research students submitting without approved extension or beyond their maximum period of study



Termination of registration

Refunds - see our Fees Policy

Miscellaneous charges

Separate charges may be made for the following:  graduation, transcripts or letters of certification, replacement degree certificates (which are issued only in exceptional circumstances), replacement student identity cards. The Graduate School can supply further information on request.