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Fees and term dates

Term dates

Autumn semester only

 2016/172017/18
Orientation21 - 22 September 201627 - 28 September 2017
Teaching begins26 September 20162 October 2017
Teaching ends9 December 201615 December 2017
Assessments12 - 16 December 201618 December 2017
Autumn semester ends16 December 201620 December 2017 (Weds)

Spring semester only

Most students take the short Spring semester, if you are unsure which Spring dates apply to you check with your home institution or the Study Abroad Office.

 2016/172017/18
Orientation18 - 20 January 201724 - 26 January 2018
Teaching begins23 January 201729 January 2018
Teaching ends7 April 201717 April 2018 (Tues)
Assessments10 - 14 April 201718 April 2018 (Wed)
Short Spring semester ends14 April 201725 April 2018 (Wed)

Long Spring semester only

 2016/172017/18
Orientation18 - 20 January 201724 - 26 January 2018
Teaching begins23 January 201729 January 2018
Teaching ends7 April 201617 April 2018 (Tues)
Assessments8 May - 2 June 201714 May - 8 June 2018
Long Spring semester ends2 June 20178 June 2018

Yearlong students

 2016/172017/18
Orientation21 - 22 September 201627 - 28 September 2017
Autumn teaching begins26 September 20162 October 2017
Autumn teaching ends9 December 201615 December 2017
Assessments9 - 20 January 201715 - 26 January 2018
Spring teaching begins23 January 201729 January 2018
Spring teaching ends7 April 201717 April 2018 (Tues)
Assessments8 May - 2 June 201714 May - 8 June 2018
End of year2 June 20178 June 2018

Tuition fees

Government funding is not available to students on short-term programmes except for LLP-Erasmus agreements, the same fees are charged for all students irrespective of country of origin.  Fees for students registering across subject areas will be determined on the basis of the proportion of the load taken in each subject area.

Tuition fees 2017/18

Full YearAutumnSpring
Business (Cass Business School)£16,500£7,400£9,100
Computer Science£14,000£6,300£7,700
Economics£15,500£6,900£8,600
Engineering£16,500£7,350£9,150
Journalism£16,500£7,350£9,150
Mathematics£13,000£5,800£7,200
Music£14,000£6,300£7,700
Politics£15,000£6,650£8,350
Psychology£17,000£7,600£9,400
Sociology£14,500£6,550£7,950

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