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International (outside Europe) Tuition Fees

Tuition fees at GCU vary according to the level of course, undergraduate or postgraduate for example, whether you study full-time or part-time, and your country of residence. Please use this information in conjunction with our Fees and Refund Policy.

In order to plan for your studies, you may wish to apply for one of our many scholarships and bursaries and take advantage of our early payment discount which can help to reduce your university costs. You should also take into account our estimate of what you need to budget for, living costs and any particular additional costs associated with your chosen course.

Existing students paying fees in 2018/19 

If you commenced your studies prior to September 2018, your annual or module fees that apply to year 2018/19 will be communicated with you at the point of invoice. For full details on how fees may change read our fees and refund policy.

2016 / 2017 Tuition Fees for International Students

The fees below apply to international students studying in September 2016 and January 2017. Full-time and distance learning (part-time) tuition fees are listed below by academic school.

You will find complete fee schedules for all students studying in 2016/17 or 2015/16 here.

Glasgow School for Business and Society

Undergraduate annual course tuition fees £10,200
Postgraduate annual course tuition fees £11,000
With the exception of the following annual course tuition fees:
MA Creative and Cultural Business
MSc International Events Management
MSc International Marketing
MSc International Sports Management
MSc International Tourism Management
MA Television Fiction Writing
MA Multimedia Journalism £10,920

Distance Learning

MSc Risk Management £11,000
Cert Captive Insurance Management Pro rata FT fee

School of Engineering and Built Environment

Undergraduate annual course fees: £11,000
Postgraduate annual course fees: £12,000
With the exception of the following annual course tuition fees:
MSc Advanced Internetwork Engineering £17,000

Distance Learning

MSc Applied Instrumentation and Control
MSc Applied Instrumentation and Control (O&G)
MSc Construction Management
MSc International Project Management
MSc International Project Management (O&G)
MSc Quantity Surveying
per module

£2,400 for

School of Health and Life Sciences

Undergraduate £11,000
Postgraduate (MSc and MRes) £12,000

Distance Learning

MSc Nursing: Advanced Professional Practice £6,000
MSc Public Health £6,000

GCU London*

MSc Programmes £12,600
MBA Programmes £16,800


MSc Research Methods £11,200
MPhil / PhD £11,200
Professional Doctorates £4,300

*Scholarship information can be found at GCU London Scholarships

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