International student writing notes


Fees and payments

Tuition fees

2017/18 tuition fees are valid from 13 February 2017 for students who apply after this date and are in £ sterling. The enrolment fee will be £200 for UK International Study Centres from 13 February 2017.

Programme Academic Year 
English Language Preparation (1 term) £4,430
Undergraduate Foundation Programme Business and Social Studies (3 terms) £13,050
Undergraduate Foundation Programme Engineering and Sciences (3 terms) £15,320
International Year One BBA (3 terms) £12,860
English for Pre-Masters (1 term)
Pre-Masters Business and Social Studies (2 terms) £8,850
Pre-Masters Science and Engineering (2 terms) £9,300


Supplement costs
Guardianship fee
This fee applies to students who are under the age of 18 at the start of their course. You will be provided with a UK guardian who will support you during your time in the UK until you turn 18. More information will be provided after you apply.
£66 per month, plus a refundable £100 fee to cover emergency costs (e.g. replacement passport)
Study Care Insurance
Study Care insurance cover will cover you for loss of personal possessions, travel delay, as well as providing medical insurance until the end of your programme. You can purchase Study Care as part of your application process. 
£8 per week (to cover duration of course)
Airport transfer*
One-way transfer from Glasgow International Airport
One-way transfer from Edinburgh Airport
Accommodation fees Go to accommodation page

*Guide prices only and are subject to change

Confirmation payment

Students applying for courses will be required to pay a confirmation payment. This is comprised of:

  • £200 non-refundable enrolment fee
  • £1,000 refundable deposit
  • £500 advance fees
  • Insurance payment for Study Care (if applicable)

Making a payment

Once you have received an offer of a place at the International Study Centre, you are required to pay your confirmation payment as per above. The deposit is held to cover damages and any other incidental expenses. Any monies left at the end of your course will be returned to you.

The balance of tuition fees can be paid termly, one month before the start of each academic term, or in full in advance.