Students on their way to class

All fees and costs listed below are in pounds sterling (GBP). 

International Study Centre course
Tuition fees 2016/17
International Foundation Year
- Business, Management and Economics
- Computing
- Law, International Relations and Sociology
- Media and Communications
- Engineering and Mathematics
- Life Sciences and Psychology
International Year One
- Business and Management
- Finance and Accounting
- Media and Film Studies
- International Relations and International Development
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering
- Computing
- 2 semester course £15,640
- 1 semester course £10,450
English Language Preparation (per semester) £4,870
English for Pre-Masters (per semester)
Language Lift (6-week course) £520 

Additional fees and costs
Accommodation Visit the Accommodation page
Guardianship Fee
This fee applies to students who are under the age of 18 at the start of their course. Students will be provided with a UK guardian who will support the student during their time in the UK until he/she turns 18. More information will be provided after you apply.
£66 per month, plus a refundable £100 fee to cover emergency costs (e.g. replacement passport)
Airport pick-up (one-way transfer)

- London Gatwick (LGW)
- London Heathrow (LHR)
- London Stansted (STN)
StudyCare insurance (12 month cover)
£8 per week (to cover duration of course). Visit the Student insurance page

Price validity

2016/17 tuition fees are valid from 1 January 2016 for programmes commencing from 1 September 2016 and are in £ sterling. The enrolment fee will be £180 for UK ISCs from 1 January 2016.

When are your fees due?

Confirmation payment

Once you have received an offer of a place at the International Study Centre, a confirmation payment is required to secure your place. This consists of:

  • £180 Enrolment Fee (non-refundable)
  • £1,000 Refundable Deposit
  • £500 advance fees
  • Insurance payment for Study Care if applicable

On receipt of your signed acceptance form and the confirmation payment, we will send you your confirmation pack. When you wish to request a CAS in order to apply for your visa, you will need to make a further payment as below:

  • £2,000 Accommodation Confirmation Payment (ACP)
  • A minimum of first semester's fees*
  • Study Care (where applicable)
  • Airport transfer fee (where applicable)

* Please note in some cases you may be required to pay three semester's tuition fees. Details of the first instalment are included in the Student Statement document which you will receive with your confirmation pack.

Tuition fees

The balance of tuition fees can be paid:

  • For programmes of study lasting two semesters or more: per semester, one month before the start of each academic semester, or in full in advance.
  • For one-semester (Pre-Masters) courses: in full in advance.

Making a payment

Please visit our How to pay page to find out how to make a payment.