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Research postgraduate tuition fees

The 2016-17 schedule for our postgraduate research student tuition fees is tabled below. The annual tuition fee and other fees apply to all postgraduate research students registered on PhD and research masters programmes.

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.
For students who started pre 1 Aug 2014: £120

For students who started post 1 Aug 2014: £540

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.  UHI Graduate School can supply further information on request.