Protected fees

Protected fees

Continuing students on the same degree programme are protected from annual increases higher than 5%. The programmes below have protected fees in 2019/20.

The fees below are per academic year. Please note that fees go up each year. Two year full-time programmes have 2 years of full-time fees.

Please note that fees are payable in full at enrolment. Tuition fees should be paid in pounds sterling (GBP). A fee payment by instalment option is available to self-funding students undertaking on-campus degree programmes. 

Students who are formally sponsored should provide evidence of funding before enrolment for the year to the Fees Section (


Cohort Mode Mode UK/EU Overseas
Pre- 2017/18 Cohorts full time £9,000 n/a

Postgraduate Taught Masters

Programme Mode Year UK/EU Overseas
Band 6:
International Studies & Diplomacy; Globalisation & Multinational Corporations; Global Energy & Climate Policy 3 Year Part-time 3 - £7,258

Research students (MPhil/PhD)

Cohort Mode UK/EU Overseas
per year
per term
Commenced degree in 2018/19 Full-time - £17,796 £5,932
Part-time - £8,898 £2,966
Commenced degree in 2017/18 Full-time - £17,628 £5,876
Part-time - £8,814 £2,938
Commenced degree in 2016/17 Full-time - £17,466 £5,822
Part-time - £8,733 £2,911
Commenced degree between 2011/12 to 2015/16 Part-time - £8,568 £2,856