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International students

Fees and term dates

Study Abroad Term dates

Autumn semester only

2018/192019/20
Orientation19 - 20 September 201818 - 19 September 2019
Teaching begins24 September 201823 September 2019
Teaching ends7 December 20186 December 2019
Assessments10 - 14 December 20189 - 13 December 2019
Autumn semester ends14 December 201813 December 2019

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.

2018/192019/20
Orientation16 - 18 January 201915 - 17 January 2020
Teaching begins21 January 201920 January 2020
Teaching ends5 April 20193 April 2020
Assessments8 - 12 April 20196 - 9 April 2020
Short Spring semester ends12 April 20199 April 2020 (Thursday)

Long Spring semester only

2018/192019/20
Orientation16 - 18 January 201915 - 17 January 2020
Teaching begins21 January 201920 January 2020
Teaching ends5 April 20193 April 2020
Assessments6 - 31 May 20194 - 29 May 2020
Long Spring semester ends31 May 201929 May 2020

Yearlong students

2018/192019/20
Orientation19 - 20 September 201818 - 19 September 2019
Autumn teaching begins24 September 201823 September 2019
Autumn teaching ends7 December 20186 December 2019
Assessments7 - 18 January 20196 - 17 January 2020
Spring teaching begins21 January 201920 January 2020
Spring teaching ends5 April 20193 April 2020
Assessments6 - 31 May 20194 - 29 May 2020
End of year31 May 201929 May 2020

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 2018/19

 Full YearAutumn 18Spring 19
Business (Cass Business School)£17,000£7,700£9,300
Computer Science and Mathematics£14,280£6,450£7,830
Economics£15,810£7,050£8,760
Journalism£16,830£7,500£9,330
Music£14,280£6,450£7,830
Politics£15,300£6,800£8,500
Psychology£17,340£7,750£9,590
Sociology and Cultural Studies£14,790£6,680£8,110

Tuition fees 2019/20

 Full YearAutumn 2019Spring 2020
Business (Cass Business School)£18,000£8,200£9,800
Computer Science and Mathematics£15,000£6,780£7,990
Economics£16,130£7,192£8,938
Journalism£17,170£7,650£9,520
Music£14,570£6,580£7,990
Politics£15,610£6,940£8,670
Psychology£17,690£7,910£9,780
Sociology and Cultural Studies£15,090£6,816£8,274