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  1. Exchange & Study Abroad Programme
  2. City Study Abroad Programme
  3. Fees and term dates
Study at City

Fees and term dates

Study Abroad Term dates

Autumn semester only

 2019/20
Orientation18 - 19 September 2019
Teaching begins23 September 2019
Teaching ends6 December 2019
Assessments9 - 13 December 2019
Autumn semester ends13 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.

 2019/20
Orientation15 - 17 January 2020
Teaching begins20 January 2020
Teaching ends3 April 2020
Assessments6 - 9 April 2020
Short Spring semester ends9 April 2020 (Thursday)

Long Spring semester only

 2019/20
Orientation15 - 17 January 2020
Teaching begins20 January 2020
Teaching ends3 April 2020
Assessments4 - 29 May 2020
Long Spring semester ends29 May 2020

Yearlong students

 2019/20
Orientation18 - 19 September 2019
Autumn teaching begins23 September 2019
Autumn teaching ends6 December 2019
Assessments6 - 17 January 2020
Spring teaching begins20 January 2020
Spring teaching ends3 April 2020
Assessments4 - 29 May 2020
End of year29 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 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