Postgraduate Tuition Fees 2016/17

All fees listed are for standard courses taken on a full-time basis except for the DBA and DProf which are charged per year of study.

The fees for some courses and professional qualifications may vary, please contact our Finance Department for detailed fee information. For application information and advice visit our How to Apply page. 

London-based courses may be subject to different fees, please visit the course pages at for further information. 



UK / EU   International
Postgraduate Certificate (60 credits)    £1,337  £3,740
Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits)    £2,673  £7,480
PGCE with QTS     £9,000  N/A
MA / MSc /Mth / MBA (180 credits)                   £4,010  £11,220 
MA/MSc Contemporary Dialogues Programmes*    £6,015*  £16,830*
MSc Trading and Financial Markets     £1995**   N/A
MMin (180 credits)    £4,010  £11,220
MRes (180 credits)    £4,010   £12,240 
MA in Advanced Vocal Studies (WIAV)      £10,145   £15,100
MPhil / PhD    £4,010  £12,240
DBA / DProf‡     on application***  on application
* Contemporary Dialogues programme fees for 2016-17 are for the new three semester course structure.
** MSc Trading and Financial Markets is charged per 60 credit stage with a £500 bursary available from OSTC for the PG Diploma Phase. 
‡ The stated fees for the MPhil, PHD, DBA and Professional Doctorate qualifications are charged per year.  
***Fees are dependent upon modules studied. 


Part-time Fees

For the majority of courses, part-time fees are charged pro-rata as a proportion of the full-time fee.  This means that Part-time fees can vary depending on the number of modules taken per year, most courses require that a minimum of 2 modules are taken per year. For detailed information please contact our finance department. 

Online and Distance Learning 

The fees listed above apply to qualifications by type, and are not charged per term or year. In the majority of cases the fees for distance learning and online programmes will be the same as our campus-based programmes although the duration of study may vary.  

Payment by instalment 

Tuition fee payments can be made in instalments if you are paying the fees yourself.  The timing of the installments will be as follows:

  • Fees of up to £250 ar payable in 1 instalment at the start of the first term
  • Fees of £251 to £1000 are payable in 2 instalments at the start of the first and second terms
  • Fees of £1001 or more are payable in 3 instalments at the start of each term

Postgraduate Loans 

The Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) in England recently confirmed its commitment to providing loans for postgraduate master's degrees for the 2016/17 academic year. These loans will be available to English Domiciled students aged under 60 at the start of their course. See more information about these loans here