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Postgraduate Research International Student Fees for 2015/16 Entry*

For students starting in 2015 fees will be fixed for the duration of the course (subject to a maximum number of years).

Full-time Courses Standard Fee

Science £14,580
Classroom-based courses £12,650

Exceptions to the above fees

Faculty of Social Sciences £13,250
Engineering, Design and Technology £15,900
Life Sciences (dependent on laboratory components involved) £14,580/ £15,900
Management & Law £12,650

Following transfer to writing up, all students will be charged a fee of £250 annually. This will not be reduced if you submit during an academic year. Students who are required to undertake major corrections, which involves a further re-examination of the thesis, will be charged a one off fee of £500 during this twelve month period. Please note, the 15% Alumni discount is not applicable to the writing up fee.

Alumni Discount Scheme

There is a fee discount of 15% for graduates of the University of Bradford (that meet the eligibility criteria).

Please note that you can only receive one type of fee discount or award.

Part-time Postgraduate Research Courses

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Part-time external  
Engineering £5,980
Informatics £5,980
Management £6,330
Science £3,230
Social Sciences £3,130
Full-time external  
Social Sciences £6,630
Engineering £7,730
Informatics £7,730
Science £7,290
Management & Law

Payment of Fees by Members of Staff

Full-time members of staff and those part-time, honorary and visiting staff holding appointments approved by resolution of Council are exempt from payment of tuition fees if registered for a qualification of the University.  Where a candidate ceases to hold any such appointment it will be necessary to charge the appropriate tuition fee from the date on which the person concerned ceased to be employed by the University.

A submission fee is payable by members of staff as follows:

Higher Doctorate -
MPhil/PhD by published work £500
PhD £500
MPhil £500

The submission fee payable by a Research Assistant is as follows:

PhD £500
MPhil £500

* September 2015 to August 2016