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TUITION FEES FOR UNDERGRADUATES APPROVED
2016-2017
APPROVED
2017-2018
APPROVED
2018-2019
NOTES
Home (Scotland/EU) – Arts, Divinity, Science, Medicine £1,820 £1,820 *
RUK (England, Wales, N.Ireland) – Arts, Divinity, Science, Medicine 2017 onwards £9,250 £9,250
RUK (England, Wales, N.Ireland) – Arts, Divinity, Science, Medicine pre-2017 entrants £9,000 £9,000 £9,250
Island Fees 2017 onwards £9,250 £9,250
Island Fees pre-2017 entrants £9,000 £9,000 £9,250
Overseas – Arts, Divinity, Science 2018 entrants £21,290 2018 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of study
Overseas – Arts, Divinity, Science 2017 entrants £20,570 £20,570 2017 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of study
Overseas – Arts, Divinity, Science pre-2017 entrants £17,890 £18,780 £19,720 pre-2017 entrants – fees will increase by no more than 5% each year
Overseas – Medicine 2017 onwards £28,200 £30,080 entrants from 2017 onwards – tuition fees may increase each year and further information can be found on our Study at St Andrewswebpage under the ‘Tuition fees’ heading
Overseas – Medicine pre-2017 entrants £25,200 £26,460 £27,780 pre-2017 entrants – fees will increase by no more than 5% each year

Notes

  • * = yet to be set by the Scottish Government
  • RUK/Island fees for 2018-2019 will apply to all students from the rest of the UK and Islands and are not determined by year of entry.
  • Home (Scotland/EU) students may be eligible to have tuition fees paid by the Scottish Government. All such tuition fees will be paid for through the Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS). Details on how and when to apply are available from SAAS.

Undergraduate exceptions

UNDERGRADUATE EXCEPTIONS APPROVED
2016-2017
APPROVED
2017-2018
APPROVED
2018-2019
NOTES
Philosophy Outreach Modules Distance Learning £303 £303 * Equates to 20 credits of Home/EU undergraduate
Philosophy Outreach Modules Distance Learning £2,982 £3,428 £3,548 Equates to 20 credits of Overseas undergraduate
Certificate of Sustainable Aquaculture Distance Learning £3,995 £3,995 £3,995

Part-time (General and Evening Degree)

PART-TIME UNDERGRADUATE ARTS, DIVINITY, SCIENCE 10 CREDITS 20 CREDITS 30 CREDITS 40 CREDITS 60 CREDITS
Approved 2016-2017 Home (Scotland/EU) £152 £303 £455 £607 £910
Approved 2017-2018 Home (Scotland/EU) £152 £303 £455 £607 £910
Approved 2018-2019 Home (Scotland/EU) * * * * *
Notes
  • * = yet to be set by the Scottish Government
  • The exception being continuing part-time undergraduate students, currently on the lower HFA rate, who will receive the benefit of having fees generated from the pre-2006 full-time fee (£1,285).

Postgraduate


Taught postgraduate

TUITION FEES FOR TAUGHT POSTGRADUATES APPROVED 2016-2017 APPROVED 2017-2018 APPROVED 2018-2019
Home/EU Taught (Band A)Schools of Art History; Biology; Chemistry; Classics; Computer Science; Divinty; Earth and Environmental Sciences; English; Geography and Sustainable Development; History; Mathematics and Statistics; Medicine; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies; Physics and Astronomy; Psychology and Neuroscience
£6,800 £7,500 £8,500
Home/EU Taught (Band A)School of Economics and Finance
  • Economics
£6,800 £7,500 £8,500
Home/EU Taught (Band A)School of Biology
  • Marine Mammal Science
£8,000 £8,400 £8,500
Home/EU Taught (Band B)Schools of Economics and Finance; International Relations; Management £9,400 £9,870 £10,360
Home/EU Taught (Band B)School of Economics and Finance
  • Finance and Economics
£8,000 £8,400 £10,360
Home/EU Taught (Band B)School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Mineral Resources
n/a £9,870 £10,360
Overseas Taught (Band A)Schools of Art History; Classics; English; History; Mathematics and Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies £16,250 £17,090 £17,600
Overseas Taught (Band A)School of Economics and Finance
  • Economics
£16,250 £17,090 £17,600
Overseas Taught (Band A)School of Divinity £17,090 £17,090 £17,600
Overseas Taught (Band B)Schools of Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Economics and Finance; Geography and Sustainable Development; International Relations; Management; Medicine; Physics and Astronomy; Psychology and Neuroscience £19,400 £20,370 £20,980
Overseas Taught (Band B)School of Economics and Finance
  • Finance and Economics
£17,090 £17,090 £20,980
Notes
  • NB: Taught postgraduate tuition fees will continue to be reviewed by the University in line with current practice, on an annual basis, and remain unaffected by any changes to fee structures at Undergraduate level.

Taught postgraduate exceptions

TAUGHT POSTGRADUATE EXCEPTIONS APPROVED
2016-2017
APPROVED
2017-2018
APPROVED
2018-2019
School of Biology
  • Sustainable Aquaculture by Distance Learning
MSc £19,400 £20,370 £20,980
PG Diploma £12,930 £13,580 £13,985
PG Certificate £6,470 £6,790 £6,995
Non-graduating CPD  £1,200 by module £1,250 by module £1,280 by module
School of Computer Science
  • Computer Science with English Language (18-month MSc)
MSc n/a £26,400 £tbc
School of Divinity
  • Bible and the Contemporary World by Distance Learning
Home/EU £1,510 by module£2,270 MLitt dissertation £1,670 by module£2,490 MLitt dissertation £1,890 by module£2,830 MLitt dissertation
Overseas £3,800 by module£5,690 MLitt dissertation £3,800 by module£5,690 MLitt dissertation £3,910 by module£5,870 MLitt dissertation
School of Geography and Sustainable Development
  • MSc Sustainable Energy
Home/EU £6,800 £7,500 £8,500
Overseas £17,460 £18,330 £18,880
School of International Relations
  • Terrorism Studies by Distance Learning
Home/EU £1,570 by module£3,120 MLitt dissertation £1,650 by module£3,270 MLitt dissertation £1,725 by module£3,460 MLitt dissertation
Overseas £3,240 by module£6,440 MLitt dissertation £3,400 by module£6,770 MLitt dissertation £3,500 by module£6,980 MLitt dissertation
School of Management
  • MLitt International Business and Strategy (joint Programme with Moscow State University)
Home/EU £4,700 £4,935 £5,180
Overseas £9,700 £10,185 £10,490
School of Modern Languages
  • German and Comparative Literature (collaborative course with the University of Bonn)
Home/EU £1,560 £1,640 £1,720
Overseas £16,250 £17,090 £17,600
School of Psychology
  • PG Certificate – Adults with Significant and Complex Needs
  • PG Diploma – Adults with Significant and Complex Needs
  • MSc – Adults with Significant and Complex Needs
  • PG Certificate – Adult Support, Protection and Safeguarding
  • PG Certificate – The Psychology of Dementia Care
by Distance Learning £2,160 £2,160 £2,160
Notes
  • NB: Taught postgraduate tuition fees will continue to be reviewed by the University in line with current practice, on an annual basis, and remain unaffected by any changes to fee structures at Undergraduate level.

Research postgraduate

TUITION FEES FOR RESEARCH POSTGRADUATES(PHD, MSC (RES), MST (RES), ENGD, MPHIL, MD) APPROVED 2016-2017 APPROVED 2017-2018 APPROVED 2018-2019 NOTES
Home/EU Research Full time £4,121
£4,195
*
Overseas ResearchSchools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics and Finance; English; Geography and Sustainable Development (Arts); History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics and Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies 2018 entrants n/a
n/a
£16,550 2018 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Overseas ResearchSchools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics and Finance; English; Geography and Sustainable Development (Arts); History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics and Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies 2017 entrants n/a £15,760 £15,760 2017 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Overseas ResearchSchools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics and Finance; English; Geography and Sustainable Development (Arts); History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics and Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies 2016 entrants £15,300 £15,300 £15,300 2016 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Overseas ResearchSchools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics and Finance; English; Geography and Sustainable Development (Arts); History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics and Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies 2015 entrants £14,850 £14,850 £14,850 2015 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Overseas ResearchSchools of: Art History; Classics; Divinity; Economics and Finance; English; Geography and Sustainable Development (Arts); History; International Relations; Management; Mathematics and Statistics; Modern Languages; Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies 2014 entrants £14,420 £14,420 £14,420 2014 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of studyDivinity entrants 2014 at £14,600
Overseas ResearchSchools of: Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Geography and Sustainable Development (Science); Medicine; Physics and Astronomy; Psychology 2018 entrants  n/a  n/a £19,790 2018 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Overseas ResearchSchools of: Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Geography and Sustainable Development (Science); Medicine; Physics and Astronomy; Psychology 2017 entrants n/a £18,850 £18,850 2017 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Overseas ResearchSchools of: Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Geography and Sustainable Development (Science); Medicine; Physics and Astronomy; Psychology 2016 entrants £18,300 £18,300 £18,300 2016 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Overseas ResearchSchools of: Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Geography and Sustainable Development (Science); Medicine; Physics and Astronomy; Psychology 2015 entrants £17,770 £17,770 £17,770 2015 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Overseas ResearchSchools of: Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Geography and Sustainable Development (Science); Medicine; Physics and Astronomy; Psychology 2014 entrants £17,250 £17,250 £17,250 2014 entrants – fixed tuition fees for the duration of the full fee paying period of study
Notes
  • * = yet to be set

Postgraduate continuation and extension fees (PhD and MPhil)

APPROVED 2016-2017 APPROVED 2017-2018 APPROVED
2018-2019
NOTES
Postgraduate PhD continuation £265 For up to 12 months continuation after the end of standard fee-paying period (full and part-time students); and are not pro rata.
Postgraduate PhD continuation (from 1 January 2017) £275 £280 For up to 12 months continuation after the end of standard fee-paying period (full and part-time students); and are not pro rata.
Postgraduate PhD extensions 1st extension3 months – £418

6 months – £835

9 months – £1,253

12 months – £1,670

2nd extension

6 months – £1,535

12 months – £3,070

1st extension3 months – £418

6 months – £835

9 months – £1,253

12 months – £1,670

2nd extension

6 months – £1,535

12 months – £3,070

1st extension3 months – £418

6 months – £835

9 months – £1,253

12 months – £1,670

2nd extension

6 months – £1,535

12 months – £3,070

For students choosing to remain on the previous Length of Study for Postgraduate Research Students policy
Postgraduate PhD extensions (granted from 1 January 2017) £275/quarter £280/quarter Up to a maximum of 12 months in line with the Length of Study policy
Postgraduate MPhil continuation £155 £160 For up to 6 months continuation after end of standard fee-paying period (full and part-time students); and are not pro rata.
Postgraduate MPhil continuation (from 1 January 2017) £275 £280 For up to 6 months continuation after end of standard fee-paying period (full and part-time students); and are not pro rata.
Postgraduate MPhil extensions 1st extension3 months – £480

6 months – £960

2nd extension

6 months – £1,760

1st extension3 months – £480

6 months – £960

2nd extension

6 months – £1,760

1st extension3 months – £480

6 months – £960

2nd extension

6 months – £1,760

For students choosing to remain on the previous Length of Study for Postgraduate Research Students policy
Postgraduate MPhil extensions (granted from 1 January 2017) £275/quarter £280/quarter Up to a maximum of 6 months in line with the Length of Study policy

Thesis submission and staff fees

APPROVED 2016-2017 APPROVED 2017-2018 APPROVED 2018-2019 NOTES
Postgraduate thesis re-submission £230 £235 £240
Staff – tuition fee £135 £140 £145 Meeting eligibility criteria
Staff – thesis submission fee £230 £235 £240 Meeting eligibility criteria
PhD by portfolio – registration fee £135 £140 £145 Meeting eligibility criteria
PhD by portfolio – thesis submission fee £230 £235 £240 Meeting eligibility criteria
Children of employees £1,820 £1,820 * Meeting eligibility criteria