Fees and funding for international students

Undergraduate eg BSc, BEng, BA, BBA

The tuition fees paid by overseas students for undergraduate courses are in three main bands and depend on the subject area.

The University offers a variety of scholarship and bursary opportunities. Most of these take the form of a partial tuition fee reduction.

For more information, visit our undergraduate fees and funding pages.

Postgraduate courses

Postgraduate courses include MSc, MA, PhD and MPhil qualifications.

The tuition fees for postgraduate study depend on your specific course and your subject area. For more information, visit:

The University offers a variety of scholarship and bursary opportunities. Most of these take the form of a partial tuition fee reduction. Please see our scholarships and bursaries pages for more information.

We also offer a range of scholarships awarded directly through our faculties and departments. Follow the links below for further information:

You may also want to research sources of funding from organisations such as the British Council and other institutions in your home country.

Living Costs

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 link below to help with your budgeting plans.

See more information about living costs and budgeting.

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.