Postgraduate Taught Tuition
The full-time standard postgraduate taught tuition fee, for a student commencing study in the academic year 2016-17 is £5,220.
A student is classified as full-time if the total CATS points of the courses that he/she is studying are greater than 120 CATS points.
CATS is an acronym for the Credit Accumulation and Transfer Scheme. This is a system which gives credit for each individual course unit that is completed successfully.
There are a number of postgraduate taught courses which have non-standard fees.
Other Fee Exceptions
|MSc Accounting and Finance||£6,000|
|MSc Quantitative Finance||£6,500|
|MSc HR Management||£7,000|
|MSc International Business||£5,500|
|MSc Risk and Investment Management||£6,000|
|Master's in Law||£6,700|
Fees payable over two years
MSc Public Policy: £10,250
Executive MBA: £13,000
International Postgraduate Tuition Fees
|International Postgraduate Taught|
|FR4 (clinical element of Medical and
|FR4 (clinical element of Medical and
International Postgraduate Tuition Fees - Other Fee Exceptions
|MSc Accounting and Finance||£17,100|
|MSc Computational Finance||£17,000|
|MSc HR Management||£16,000|
|MSc International Business||£15,000|
|MSc Risk Management and Financial Regulation||£16,000|
The part-time standard postgraduate taught tuition fee, for student commencing study in the acdemic year 2016-17, is £29.00 per CATS point. A student is classified as part-time if the total CATS points of the courses that he/she is studying are less than or equal to 120 CATS points.
If the required dissertation is not submitted by 30 September of the academic year in which the student is enrolled, he/she will be required to pay the fee for a full dissertation module (60 CATS points) for the following year, at the prevailing rate.
Postgraduate Research Tuition Fees and Charges
The full-time standard postgraduate research tuition fee, for a student commencing study in the academic year 2016-17 is £4,121.
The fee will be calculated on a monthly basis, pro-rated for the academic year, based on the month a student commences study.
Part-time research students are assessed, as such, on the basis that they are studying less than 21 hours per week, over a period of more than 18 weeks, on the course of study.
The tuition fee is calculated at 50% of the full-time fee for students admitted from 2013-14 onwards. The part-time research fee for 2014-15 is £2,060.50.
The part-time research fee for students who first enrolled on their program prior to 2012-13 at Queen's will be £1,374.
A student who has completed research and is engaged in writing up a thesis will be charged a thesis only charge of £290.
Tuition Fee Payment Options
The options for paying tuition fees and charges, for the academic year 2016-17, are summarised in the table below. Students must ensure they have made the necessary arrangements to pay their tuition fees and charges at enrolment and regsitration. These payment options are set out in more detail at the following link: Link to payment options.
The overarching principle, regarding the payment of tuition fees, and other associated charges, is that the student remains liable for the payment. If the student loan or sponsorship arrangements do not subsequently provide funding, the student will be required to pay all fees and charges personally.
Please note the 25% of Tuition Fees are Non-Refundable following enrolment
Students whose personal contribution is £250 or less, will be required to pay in full on enrolment.
|Pay tuition fees in full at enrolment||
Tuition fees can be paid by cheque, credit/debit card or bank transfer.
Minimum of 25% Payment at enrolment with 3 further bi-monthly payments (end of November, January and March).
Thesis only and Exam only charges cannot be paid by Direct Debit.
The Direct Debit Mandate can be downloaded via the following link Direct Debit Mandate form.
|Sponsor||Evidence of sponsorship or scholarship from a government or other
official organisation, must be provided at enrolment and registration.
|Apply for a tuition fee loan to the SLC (Defer Fees)||
Eligible Students can apply to the SLC for a tuition fee loan for specific courses designated for funding. These include PGCE, MSc Spatial Regeneration*, MArch*, MSc Urban and Rural Design*.
*Eligible students only - please refer to your Education and Library Board for further information on eligibility.