Business School undergraduate courses fees and costs


Below are details of fees and potential extra costs when studying a course in the Business School

Course fees

All fees due must be fully discharged before completion of your award or qualification. You can find out more about fees, funding options including bursaries and discounts and how to pay in our student finance section.

Tuition fees relating to courses commenced in this academic year are liable to increase annually, any price increase will be capped at RPI + 2% subject to the maximum regulated fee rates set by the UK Government.

UK and EU students

Level Fees for 2016/17 Fees for 2017/18
Undergraduate degree £9,000 per year £9,250 per year*
Foundation degree £7,500 per year £9,250 per year*
Sandwich (placement) year £1,000 per year £1,000 per year

* Subject to Parliamentary approval

International students

Level Fees for 2016/17
Undergraduate degree £11,500 per year
Foundation degree £11,250 per year

* Subject to Parliamentary approval

Included in your fees

International field trip (excluding subsistence) See terms and conditions on main course page
The Business School pays for some simulation software licences
Entrance fees and travel to client interviewing competitions for students representing the university

Additional course related costs

ItemAverage Cost
Thesis/dissertation printing and binding£23 (depends on length and style)
Graduation (including gown hire, and three family tickets)£100


ItemAverage Cost
Accounting students are encouraged to purchase personal copies of recommended textbooks over the duration of their course£200
Laptops and calculators are available for students to use. However, students are encouraged to buy their own laptop, calculator, writing equipment and notepads£650

Business and Management:

ItemAverage Cost
Business and Management students are encouraged to purchase their personal copies of recommended textbooks£100 per year
Business and Management students are encouraged to purchase a laptop or tablet£300 - £1,000


ItemAverage Cost
Law students are encouraged to purchase their personal copies of recommended textbooks£150 per year
Law students are encouraged to purchase a laptop or tablet£300 - £1,000


ItemAverage Cost
Marketing students may need to travel to local clients£30
Marketing students will need to conduct online surveys as part of their coursework£30
Marketing students are required to print posters as part of their coursework£10

Supplementary costs

There are some additional costs that you may incur during the course of your study. 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 subsidized inter-loan service. You may wish to supplement these resources with self-selected book purchases. The amount will vary depending on your choice of assignment and the availability of books in the library or through second hand book sales run by our Student Union. We recommend you budget between £200 to £300 a year.

Item Cost
Printing and photocopying On average £40 per year
Module retake £515
Reassessment fee £50
Library late return fines Between 20p and £1 per day
Library book replacement £40
Replacement ID card £10