Fees for 2020-21

  Home (UK and EU) per annum   Overseas per annum
Full-time 

£5,360

£13,700 (If you require a Tier 4 (student) visa to study in the UK you will need to apply for a full-time course.)

Part-time

£2,680

£6,850 (If you require a Tier 4 (student) visa to study in the UK you will need to apply for a full-time course.)

PhD by Published Work

£2,680

£6,850

Distance Learning full-time
only available to non-UK domicile

£5,360

£13,700

Distance Learning part-time
only available to non-UK domicile

£2,680

£6,850

Professional Doctorate 

£3,195

£6,380

Writing Up £1,500

£1,500

Resubmission £1,500

£1,500

*All fees are expected to increase annually by 3 per in line with expected inflation.

Fees for 2019–20

  Home (UK and EU) per annum   Overseas per annum
Full-time 

£5,200

£13,300 (If you require a Tier 4 (student) visa to study in the UK you will need to apply for a full-time course.)

Part-time

£2,600

£6,650 (If you require a Tier 4 (student) visa to study in the UK you will need to apply for a full-time course.)

PhD by Published Work

£2,600

£6,650

Distance Learning full-time
only available to non-UK domicile

£4,327

£12,500

Distance Learning part-time
only available to non-UK domicile

£2,100

£6,650

Professional Doctorate 

£3,100

£6,200

Writing Up £1,500

£1,500

Resubmission £1,500

£1,500

*All fees are expected to increase annually by 3 per cent to 5 per cent.

Bench fees

If you are applying to the Faculty of Science and Technology you may be required to pay bench fees in addition to the fees outlined above. Bench fees can vary from £1,000 to £10,000 and you will be informed of any bench fees you will be required to pay at the time of offer.

Studentships

The University of Westminster is internationally recognised for its research in a wide range of subject areas. We focus on excellence in research that makes a difference – benefiting academia, industry and professional practice.

Applicants should hold or expect to be awarded a 2.1 honours degree or above and preferably a Master's degree, and should, where relevant, demonstrate English language competence of at least IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

View current studentships.

Doctoral Loans

A postgraduate doctoral loan can help with course fees and living costs while you study a postgraduate doctoral course, such as a PhD. Find out more and check your eligibility on the UK Government website

Living costs

Before applying, you should consider carefully how you will finance your studies for the duration of your programme, including fees and living costs. If you have not lived in the UK before, you can find details on the cost of living in London.

Alumni Discount

If you are an alumnus of the University of Westminster you may be eligible for an Alumni Discount.

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