The tuition fees payable by international students are based on the student's first year of registration and are listed below for undergraduate, postgraduate taught and postgraduate research students. Exceptions to the standard fees are listed separately.
The standard tuition fees for international, commencing a course in 2023-24, are as follows:
Type of course Gbp (£) Yuan (¥) Classroom based courses 18,800 155,257 Laboratory based courses 23,100 190,742 Pre-clinical Based / Clinical 34,450 34,450
Tuition fees quoted are for study in the academic year 2023/24 only. Tuition fees are subject to annual inflationary increases. Information on how tuition fees are calculated is available at qub.ac.uk/TuitionFees.
In addition to the exceptions noted, different fees may be agreed for certain courses. Prospective students should refer to go.qub. ac.uk/coursefinder for course costs and tuition fees.
- Postgraduate Taught
Type of course Gbp (£) Yuan (¥) Classroom based courses 19,100 157,701 Laboratory based courses 23,150 191,140
- Postgraduate Research
Type of course Gbp (£) Yuan (¥) Classroom based courses 18,900 156,049 Laboratory based courses 23,850 196,967
Programme 2023/24 (£ GBP) 2023/24 (Yuan (¥)* MSc Accounting and Finance 24,300 200,684 MSc Human Resource Management 23,100 190,780 MSc Finance 23,100 190,780 MSc Quantitative Finance 23,100 190,780 MSc International Business 23,100 190,780 MSc Management 23,100 190,780 MSc Marketing 23,100 190,780 MSc Risk and Investment Management 23,100 190,780 MSc Business Analytics 23,100 190,780 MSc Actuarial Science 23,100 190,780 MSc Economics 20,750 171,369 MBA 22,000 181,693 MLaw 20,800 171,782 MSc International Public Policy (FT Fee which includes CMI Certificate) 21,100 174,292 MSc Public Policy 21,100 174,292
*All fees are payable in £ sterling. Approximate equivalencies are shown at the following rates (January 2023) £1 = 8.25¥
A number of options are available, to pay tuition fees. Students can either:
- Sign up to a Direct Debit and make a minimum 25 per cent payment at enrolment, followed by three further bi-monthly payments in November, January and March.
- Pay the full tuition fee on enrolment.
- Provide evidence that a sponsor will pay fees on their behalf.
Please also note that 25 per cent of the tuition fee liability, due at enrolment, is non-refundable. For full details of the University’s Withdrawal Policy, please refer to the Student Finance Framework located at qub.ac.uk/TuitionFees.
Paying by direct debit
A minimum amount of 25 per cent of full tuition fees must be paid at enrolment, with the balance being covered by the Direct Debit scheme. This 25 per cent payment is non-refundable. The Direct Debit scheme is only available to those who have a current account with a UK bank which is registered for the Direct Debit scheme.
Paying fees at enrolment
Payment can be made at enrolment either online, in person, or by phone, using a credit or debit card. Payment can also be made by cheque or bank transfer.
For some courses, students are required to purchase instruments, equipment or attend field courses, the cost of which is additional to tuition fees.