UK/EU Tuition Fees

  2020-21 2021-22 onwards
Full-time students £9,250 £9,250 for 2020/21 (may change in future years subject to government policy)
Erasmus+/study year abroad £1,385 15% of the full-time fee
Placement year £1,800 20% of the full-time fee

What's included in your tuition fee

Education

  • All teaching on your programme, including classes and access to online learning materials
  • Field trips and visits for compulsory modules
  • Library facilities, including books, online journals and study space
  • IT facilities including wifi, specialist software and open access IT labs
  • Organisation, invigilation and marking of exams and coursework
  • Art and design materials allowance for relevant programmes – see individual course pages for further details
  • Access to state-of-the-art lab kit and facilities

Services and student experience

  • Careers advice, counselling, disability support, housing and financial advice
  • Admission, registration, timetabling and liaison with financial sponsors, including loan administration
  • Graduation ceremony and guest tickets
  • Free on-campus bus travel
  • Maintenance of buildings and campus areas
  • Many on-campus sports facilities
  • Students’ Union membership
  • Some arts activities

What's not included

Not included

  • Residential accommodation
  • Field trips and visits for optional modules
  • Additional expenditure on art and design materials
  • Meals
  • Re-examination
  • Hire of graduation gown
  • Casual booking of sports facilities, gym and swimming pool membership, fitness and dance classes
  • Membership of sports clubs, societies and LSU Media
  • Parking permits

The University's income and expenditure

The University’s income for 2019-20

£327.3 million

The University’s income for 2018-19

£311.8 million

The University’s expenditure for 2019-20

£272.6 million

The University’s expenditure for 2018-19

£356.2 million

* This expenditure is an accounting adjustment related to the actuarial valuation of the USS pension scheme.
Further details of this can be found in our Financial Statements.

£327.3 million Income - £272.6 million Expenditure = £54.7 million surplus not profit

Past years' surpluses have helped to fund...

£17 million state-of-the-art STEMLab suite

West Park refurbishments

Student Village development – over 600 new student bedrooms

Research and teaching equipment

6 lecture theatre and study area refurbishments

£21 million Design School

£4 million Library redevelopment

Improvements to 5 halls of residence

£5 million Holywell Fitness Centre

3 Multi-Use Games Areas and Tennis Centre refurbished

£3 million West Park Teaching Hub

New artificial 3G rugby pitch