Fees and Funding
The information on this page is for overseas students from outside the EU; tuition fees and scholarship information for students from the EU is available.
Undergraduate eg BSc, BEng, BA
The tuition fees paid by overseas students for undergraduate courses are in three main bands and depend on the subject area.
For the latest fees, check the here.
Scholarships for Undergraduate study
University funding for scholarships is limited. Most scholarships take the form of a partial tuition fee reduction. Scholarships are awarded by academic departments. Please check the website of the academic department that you are interested in applying to.
Postgraduate eg MSc, MA, PhD, MPhil
The tuition fees for postgraduate study depend on your specific course and your subject area.
The latest Postgraduate Taught fees are available here.
The latest Postgraduate Research fees are available here.
Scholarships for Postgraduate study
University funding for scholarships is limited, and most scholarships take the form of a partial tuition fee reduction. Please see the postgraduate fees and funding website for more information.
You should also research sources of funding from organisations such as the British Council and other institutions in your home country.
As Lancaster is a campus university and is located in the North West of England it has a lower cost of living than many other places in the UK. How much you will spend depends on the lifestyle you wish to lead. However we recommend that you use the following to help with your budgeting plans. The amounts listed below are based on a single student and include accommodation, food, books, equipment, insurance and local travel in the Lancaster area. Costs shown are in pounds sterling.
- £6,700 (nine months, October to June)
- £8,700 (12 months)
Please note when you apply for a visa to study in the UK, the UK government will require you to have a minimum level of money to cover living expenses in addition to your tuition fees.