Tuition fees and funding

UK and European Union students

The standard tuition fee for full-time taught postgraduate courses starting September 2014-15 will be £4,500 (£500 per 20 credits). Taught courses normally take one year.

Postgraduate funding support*

  • From September 2014 benefit from a 10% fees discount towards your postgraduate taught course (part-time or full-time) if you:
    • are a continuing Teesside University student (including Erasmus students) progressing, with no break in study, from an undergraduate to postgraduate taught course or
    • have graduated from an undergraduate course at Teesside University within the last two years (2012 or 2013) or
    • graduated with first-class honours from an undergraduate course at any other university within the last two years (2012 or 2013) or
    • are a member of staff at one of our HEBP partner colleges or our wider regional college network
  • £50 will be credited to your smart card when you enrol on a postgraduate taught course. You can redeem this against printing and photocopying costs
  • A 5% discount is available if you pay your fees balance in full within the first six months of enrolling on your programme
  • Flexible payment options mean you can pay your fees in ten monthly instalments, allowing you to spread the cost

* This offer is for home/EU students only, and does not apply to NHS-funded courses. The 5% discount and the flexible payment option only apply to self-funding students.

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MBA

Cultural history scholarship
Teesside University Business School students

We are offering a £9,681 scholarship to a strong candidate for a full-time MA Cultural History within Teesside University's Institute of Design Culture and the Arts.

The fee for the MBA is £10,000.

Research degree registrations

For August 2013 to July 2014

  • Fees per annum for UK/EU students studying full-time - £4,455
  • Fees per annum for UK/EU students studying part-time - £2,225
  • Fees per annum for international students studying full-time - £10,950
  • Fees per annum for international students studying at a distance £5,475

In the School of Science & Engineering, for MPhil and PhD courses, an additional bench fee of £2,500 applies for full-time research students (pro-rata for part-time). In exceptional circumstances this fee could be higher for particularly expensive projects. There is no bench fee for taught postgraduate courses leading to PgC, PgD or MSc.

Full time students who do not complete their studies within three years will be required to pay the relevant part time fee up to submission of the thesis for any years over and above the three year period. Fees are payable by all students up to the point of submission of the thesis.

Social work bursary - you may also be entitled to a social work bursary from the NHS in year 1 and year 2 of the MA Social Work Studies course.
Further information about the social work bursary

International students

Further information
Postgraduate study

For advice about fees and funding contact student services.
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For an overview of potential sources of postgraduate funding visit the Prospects website.

International students' tuition fees and funding

Fees and funding for health courses

There are different arrangements for health courses.
Funding for health courses

How to pay fees to the University

For more on how to pay contact the Finance Department on 01642 738469, email onlinepayments@tees.ac.uk.
More on paying tuition fees

More support

Some research projects at the University, which may be carried out as the basis of research degrees, are offered with partial or complete funding to cover fees and/or living costs. Other sources of funding include:

Elite athlete bursary

Up to £1,000 worth of support is available for talented students.
More about the elite athlete bursary

Sponsorship

You may be funded by your employer to cover all or part of course fees. You must give us a letter confirming this or you willbe invoiced for your fees.

Professional and career development loans

These are bank loans that can be used to help pay for work related learning.
More about professional and career development loans

Disabled students allowances

For advice about fees and funding contact student services.
Enquire now