How to pay your tuition fees.

There are various ways of paying your tuition fees.

Prior to considering payment options at the bottom of this page, please choose from the three sections below, depending on your residency for important information on paying your tuition fees and tuition fees payment options.  EU students (excludes Republic of Ireland nationals) will be charged tuition fees in line with international fees.

If you are unsure of your residency, please contact your Faculty Office.

  • NI/RoI/GB

    Student Loans Company Funded Students

    Some students may be eligible for a tuition fee loan or a part-time tuition fee grant.

    Sponsored Students

    Some students may have their tuition fees paid by a sponsor, e.g. an employer.

    Self-Funding Students

    We encourage payment in advance of your arriving at the University at the start of your studies to avoid unnecessary delays or problems transferring funds.  We offer several online payment options which support all major credit/debit cards.

    You may decide to pay your tuition fees in full or you may prefer to opt for one of our instalment plans, if the balance is £100 or more.

  • International

    Sponsored Students

    Some students may have their tuition fees paid by a sponsor, e.g. an employer.

    Self-Funding International Students

    We encourage payment in advance of your arriving at the University at the start of your studies to avoid unnecessary delays or problems transferring funds.  We offer several online payment options which support all major credit/debit cards.

    September 2022 Registrations

    For international students first commencing their programme in September 2022, there is a requirement to pay a deposit of £3,000 before a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) can be issued.

    The preference is for tuition fees to be paid in full at or prior to the point of enrolment.  If you are unable to pay your tuition fees in full, you must pay a minimum of 50% of the tuition fee due at registration.

    The balance can be paid in two further instalments through our Flywire Payment Option/Payment Portal.  Otherwise, an instalment plan must be set up for the balance at registration.  Recurring Debit/Credit Card (RCP)/Direct Debit payments are collected in two further instalments on 1 December and 1 April.

    January 2023 Registrations

    For international students first commencing their programme in January 2023, there is a requirement to pay a deposit of £3,000 before a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) can be issued.

    The preference is for tuition fees to be paid in full at or prior to the point of enrolment.  If you are unable to pay your tuition fees in full, you must pay a minimum of 50% of the full programme cost at registration.

    The balance can be paid in two further instalments through our Flywire Payment Option/Payment Portal.  Otherwise, an instalment plan must be set up for the balance at registration.  Recurring Debit/Credit Card Payments (RCP) are collected in two further instalments on 1 April and 1 June.

    Payment by instalment by Direct Debit (DD) is not available to students first registering in semesters 2 and 3.

  • International Distance Learning

    Sponsored Students

    Some students may have their tuition fees paid by a sponsor, e.g. an employer.

    Self-Funding International Distance Learning Students

    We encourage payment in advance of your arriving at the University at the start of your studies to avoid unnecessary delays or problems transferring funds.  We offer several online payment options which support all major credit/debit cards.

    September 2022 Registrations

    The preference is for tuition fees to be paid in full at registration.  If you are unable to pay your tuition fees in full, you must pay a minimum of 50% of the tuition fee due at registration.

    The balance can be paid in two further instalments through our Flywire Payment Option/Payment Portal.  Otherwise, an instalment plan must be set up for the balance at registration.  Recurring Debit/Credit Card (RCP)/Direct Debit payments are collected in two further instalments on 1 December and 1 April.

    January 2023 Registrations

    The preference is for tuition fees to be paid in full at registration.  If you are unable to pay your tuition fees in full, you must pay a minimum of 50% of the full programme cost at or prior to the point of enrolment.

    The balance can be paid in two further instalments through our Flywire Payment Option/Payment Portal.  Otherwise, an instalment plan must be set up for the balance at registration.  Recurring Debit/Credit Card (RCP)/Direct Debit payments are collected in two further instalments on 1 April and 1 June.

Tuition Fees Payment Options

You will be considered an externally funded student if you receive financial support from the Student Loans Company, a government funding body or are being funded by a sponsor and the funds are paid directly to the University by the external funder.

You will be considered a self-funded student if you are funding your own studies, getting financial help from family or friends, or are receiving financial assistance directly from an external funder.

Once you have considered this information, if you are a self-funding student, the various ways of making payment of your tuition fees are available at the bottom of this page.  We offer several online payment options which support all major credit/debit cards.  We encourage payment in advance of your arriving at the University at the start of your studies to avoid unnecessary delays or problems transferring funds, especially for international students.

In this section

Online Payment

How to pay your tuition fees online.

Recurring Card Payment

How to pay your tuition fees by recurring card payment.

Direct Debit

How to pay your tuition fees by direct debit.

BACS Payment/Bank Transfer

How to pay your tuition fees directly into the University’s bank account.

Cheque Payment/Banker's Draft

How to pay your tuition fees by cheque/banker's draft.

Credit/Debit Card

How to pay your tuition fees by debit/credit card by phone.