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The Open University Prices, Every Open University postgraduate qualification is comprised of a series of modules. Each module has a fee and you’ll pay for each module separately – in other words, you don’t pay for your whole qualification in advance.

Our module descriptions give full details of fees and what’s included, so that our costs are transparent, you know what’s expected and can plan accordingly from the outset of your studies. Study materials, tuition and assessment are included in our fees.

The following links provide indicative fees for the total qualification.

Masters degrees – from £4,998

Subject Total qualification cost
Arts & Humanities £6,000
Business & Management (Business Administration) (MBA) £13,331 – £17,000
Business & Management (Finance/HRM) £9,000
Childhood & Youth £6,000 – £6,366
Computing & IT £7,365 – £7,998
Development Management £7,998 – £10,998
Education £6,000
Engineering & Technology £7,032 – £12,499
Environmental Management £7,998
Health & Social Care £6,000
Law £7,698 – £7,998
Mathematics £6,000
Online & Distance Education £6,667
Science £6,999 – £7,333
Social Science & Psychology £6,000
Translation £4,998

The fees can range in cost depending on which modules you choose to make up your qualification. Choose a masters degree to find out the cost of each module.

The fee information provided here is valid for modules starting before 31 July 2018. Fees normally increase annually in line with inflation and the University’s strategic approach to fees.

Postgraduate diplomas – from £3,332

Subject Total qualification cost
Arts & Humanities £4,000
Business & Management (Business Administration) £10,665 – £11,333
Business & Management (Finance/HRM) £6,000
Childhood & Youth £4,000
Computing & IT £5,032 – £5,332
Development Management £5,332
Education £4,000
Engineering & Technology £4,666 – £8,332
Environmental Management £5,332
Health & Social Care £4,000
Mathematics £4,000
Online & Distance Education £4,667
Science £4,666 – £4,999
Translation £3,332

The fees can range in cost depending on which modules you choose to make up your qualification. Choose a postgraduate diploma to find out the cost of each module.

The fee information provided here is valid for modules starting before 31 July 2018. Fees normally increase annually in line with inflation and the University’s strategic approach to fees.

Postgraduate certificates – from £1,666

Subject Total qualification cost
Arts & Humanities £2,000
Business & Management (Business Administration) £5,666
Business & Management (Finance/HRM) £3,000
Childhood & Youth £2,000
Computing & IT £2,366 – £2,666
Development Management £2,666
Education £2,000
Engineering & Technology £2,366 – £2,666
Environmental Management £2,666
Health & Social Care £2,000
Mathematics £2,000
Online & Distance Education £2,334
Science £2,333
Social Science & Psychology £2,000
Translation £1,666

The fees can range in cost depending on which modules you choose to make up your qualification. Choose a postgraduate certificate to find out the cost of each module.

The fee information provided here is valid for modules starting before 31 July 2018. Fees normally increase annually in line with inflation and the University’s strategic approach to fees.