Postgraduate tuition fees
Postgraduate taught courses
Fees vary depending on your chosen course. Please view our individual course pages for further information.
Postgraduate research degree fees
Research degree fees (PhD and MPhil)
If you’re interested in a postgraduate research course, you can find our tuition fee rates below. Postgraduate fees are subject to change, so please check back regularly.
Studying a PhD
If you’re studying a PhD full time, fees will be payable for your first three years. For subsequent years you’ll only pay an annual 'registration-only' fee. Part-time PhD fees are payable over six years, followed by the annual 'registration-only' fee.
Studying an MPhil
If you’re studying an MPhil full-time, fees are payable for your first two years, followed by an annual 'registration-only' fee. Part-time MPhil fees are payable over four years, followed by the annual 'registration-only' fee.
Please note that fees are charged per year and are also subject to change each year.
The cost of the registration-only fee is displayed in the table below.
|2020/21 fees||2021/2022 fees|
|All subjects and departments||£4,407||£2,204||£4,500||£2,250|
|2020/21 fees||2021/22 fees|
|Institute of Aquaculture||£20,050||£10,025||£22,100||£11,050|
|Biological and Environmental Sciences||£17,670||£8,835||£19,400||£9,700|
|Other subjects and departments||£14,250||£7,125||£15,700||£7,850|
Scholarships and funding opportunities
You can apply for generous PhD funding and Masters funding through your local funding body. Also take a look at our wide range of scholarships and funding opportunities.