School of Art and Design - Additional fees and costs for Postgraduate students

​Course fees

Postgraduate tuition fees are presented on the individual postgraduate course pages or can be found in the fees document listed on our postgraduate finance page.

Additional course related costs

​​Item​​NotesAverage Cost
Thesis/dissertation printing and bindingThe cost of this will depend on the length of your work and chosen binding style.£23
​GraduationIncludes gown hire and three family/friend tickets.£100

Additional costs by course

MA Photography

​​Item​​Notes​​Average Cost
Books/Periodicals
Compulsory - costs depend on projects selected​.£250​
IT/Technocal equipment
Compulsory - ​the required camera kit costs are variable dependent on your project choice and materials used.
£​5000
Materials (artist materials, fabric, film, etc.)
Compulsory - variable dependent on your project choices.​
£​1000
Other travel​
Accessing field sites for assessment work. Own transport arrangements; local options without transport cost are always available.£1000
Day trips within the UK
Optional.£50

MA Fine Art

​​​Item​​NotesAverage Cost
International Residential Field Trips​
Optional fieldtrips are available.Depends on the trip(s) chosen.

MA Illustration

​​Item​​NotesAverage Cost
Professional Body MembershipStudent/graduate membership of the British Psychological Society is recommended but not required.£36-134 per year average depending on eligibility criteria

Supplementary costs

There are some additional costs that you may incur during your studies. Course required reading is available through the University's library service. Comprehensive resources are available to support your course work through text books in the library, electronic resources and the library's subsidised inter-loan service.

ItemCost
Printing and photocopying
On average £40 per year
Module retake£525-580 per 15 CATS
Reassessment fee£100 per module (up to 30 CATS)
Library late return fines
Between 20p and £1 per day
Library book replacement£40 per book
Replacement ID card£10