Tuition fees and costs

For international students, undergraduate fees for 2016-17 start at around UK£7,000 (US$9,100) for lecture-based courses, going up to £36,600 ($47,500) for an undergraduate degree courses at the top of the price range. On average, however, international undergraduate fees level out at around £7,500 ($9,750) – approximately £4,000 more than home students. At postgraduate level, the average international fee for classroom based programs in 2016-17 is £12,000 ($15,600), although the majority of courses range from between £10,000 and £13,000 ($13,000-$17,000). For laboratory-based programs, average annual fees stand at £14,250 ($18,500), while for clinical degree programs the average figure is £21,300 ($27,750). For leading clinical programs (such as medicine) at leading UK universities, however, fees can be as high as £38,500 ($49,950) annually.