Study at City
  1. Courses
  2. Applying
  3. Fees and funding
  4. Living in London
  5. Visit us
  6. Student support
    1. Fees
    2. Loans
    3. Scholarships and bursaries
    4. Financial alternatives
    5. Financial advice
Study at City

Fees and funding

There are a variety of funding options for all levels of study, including loans, grants and scholarships.


Tuition fees for undergraduate United Kingdom and European Union students are determined by the UK Government. For these students beginning their study in 2017, the first year fee was £9,250. The fee for students beginning their study in 2018 has not yet been confirmed.

The details of tuition fees for Postgraduate courses at City, University of London can be found on individual course pages.

Find out more about student fees at City.


Whether you're thinking of applying to City as an undergraduate or postgraduate, a student loan can be essential in helping to fund your university studies. A number of loan schemes are provided, by the UK Government and through other providers, to help finance your degree. All first degree UK and EU students, including part-time students, can take out a tuition fee loan through the Student Loans Company to help cover the cost of university tuition fees. Read more about undergraduate loan options.

A new loan of up to £10,000 is available from the Government for applicants to postgraduate master's degrees. The loan is non-means tested and can be used towards tuition fees, maintenance costs or a combination of both. Find out more about the loan options for postgraduate study.

Scholarships and bursaries

Whether an undergraduate or postgraduate, study at City is an affordable option for students from wide-ranging backgrounds. A large variety of sources of funding are available in the form of studentships, scholarships, bursaries, grants and loans which can be found using our scholarships and bursaries finder.

In order to be considered for some bursaries, you may need to agree to share your financial information with City. This can be done by contacting the Consent to Share Helpline on 0845 603 4016 and agreeing to share your information over the telephone. Please note that your parents or sponsor will also have to contact the helpline. For more information, please email our Financial Support Team.

For students studying modular courses, tuition fees are payable in full prior to the commencement of the module.

Financial alternatives

You may be able to get support from other sources depending on your circumstances. Find out what City has available.

Financial advice

The Financial Support team are based in our award-winning Student Centre and are available to help you with any matter relating to student funding.