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Fees and term dates

Study Abroad Term dates

Autumn semester only

 2019/202020/21
Orientation18 - 19 September 201916 - 17 September 2020
Teaching begins23 September 201921 September 2020
Teaching ends6 December 20194 December 2020
Assessments9 - 13 December 20197 - 11 December 2020
Autumn semester ends13 December 201911 December 2020

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.

 2019/202020/21
Orientation15 - 17 January 202013 - 14 January 2021
Teaching begins20 January 202018 January 2021
Teaching ends3 April 20206 April 2021 (Tuesday - TBC)
Assessments6 - 9 April 20207 - 14 April 2021
Short Spring semester ends9 April 2020 (Thursday)14 April 2021 (Wednesday)

Long Spring semester only

 2019/202020/21
Orientation15 - 17 January 202013 - 14 January 2021
Teaching begins20 January 202018 January 2021
Teaching ends3 April 20206 April (Tuesday - TBC)
Assessments4 - 29 May 20204 - 28 May 2021
Long Spring semester ends29 May 202028 May 2021

Yearlong students

 2019/202020/21
Orientation18 - 19 September 201916 - 17 September 2020
Autumn teaching begins23 September 201921 September 2020
Autumn teaching ends6 December 20194 December 2020
Assessments6 - 17 January 20204 - 15 January 2021
Spring teaching begins20 January 202018 January 2021
Spring teaching ends3 April 20206 April 2021 (Tuesday - TBC)
Assessments4 - 29 May 20204 - 28 May 2021
End of year29 May 202028 May 2021

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