Postgraduate research fees

Information about postgraduate research fees.

Tuition fee policy

Fee payable in 2022/23

Tuition fees increase by 4 per cent rounded up to the nearest £100 for subsequent years of study. Any start date other than October will attract a pro-rata fee for that year of entry (75 per cent for January, 50 per cent for April and 25 per cent for July).

Additional costs

There may be some additional costs required for postgraduate research study.

Read our general additional costs guidance and find out about completing fees and bench fees:

Studentships and funding

Find out how you can support the costs of your postgraduate research study:

The Doctoral College also provides information on studentships and sources for funding.

Advanced Technology Institute PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Aerodynamic and Environmental Flow PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Automotive Engineering PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Biomedical Engineering PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Biosciences and Medicine PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Chemical and Process Engineering Research PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Chemistry PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Civil and Environmental Engineering PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Clinical Psychology PsychD

Full-time - October 2023

UK To be confirmed

Overseas To be confirmed

Computer Science PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Creative Writing PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Dance PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Digital Media Arts PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Engineering Materials PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

English Literature PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Environment and Sustainability PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Film Studies PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Health Psychology PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £5,200

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,600

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £5,200

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,600

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £5,200

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,600

Overseas £11,700

Health Sciences PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £20,500

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £10,300

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £20,500

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £10,300

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £20,500

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £10,300

Higher Education PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Hospitality, Tourism, Transport and Events PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,700

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,400

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,700

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,400

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,700

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,400

Information and Communication Systems PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Innovative Media Technology PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Law PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Linguistics PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Literary and Cultural Studies PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Management and Business PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,700

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,400

Mathematics PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £20,500

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £10,300

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £20,500

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £10,300

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £20,500

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £10,300

Music PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Physics PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Politics PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Practitioner Doctorate in Sustainability PhD/EngD

Full-time - October 2023

UK To be confirmed

Overseas To be confirmed

Part-time - October 2023

UK To be confirmed

Overseas To be confirmed

Psychology PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £21,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £10,600

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £21,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £10,600

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £21,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £10,600

Quantum Biology PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Robotics and Autonomous Systems PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Sociology PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Sound Recording PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Space Engineering PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Theatre PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Translation and Interpreting PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £18,100

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £9,100

Veterinary Medicine and Science PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Vision, Speech and Signal Processing PhD

Full-time - January 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - January 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - April 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - April 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700

Full-time - July 2023

UK £4,596

Overseas £23,400

Part-time - July 2023

UK £2,298

Overseas £11,700