Fees

Find out how much it will cost you to do a research degree at Nottingham Trent University.

How much will my tuition fees cost?

Tuition fee levels are set and reviewed on an annual basis. The amount payable in fees depends on the duration of your course and mode of study. For Science and Technology projects, an annual bench fee may also be payable.

Postgraduate research fees 2018/19

PhD / MPhil (All Schools)

CourseHome / EU Tuition Fee per year*Overseas Tuition Fee per year*
PhD / MPhil (full-time)£4,260£13,250
PhD / MPhil (part-time)£2,130£6,625
PhD by Published Work (Part-time)£2,130£6,625
Completion Year fee – all postgraduate research courses£630£630

Professional Doctorates (Part-time)

CourseHome / EU Tuition Fee per year*Overseas Tuition Fee per year*
Doctor of Business Administration (Nottingham Business School)Years 1, 2, 3 and 4 = £11,000 per year
Years 5+ = £5,500 per year
(there is no separate completion year fee)
Years 1, 2, 3 and 4 = £11,000 per year
Years 5+ = £5,500 per year
(there is no separate completion year fee)
Doctor of Education (School of Education)
Doctor of Social Practice (School of Social Sciences)
Doctor of Legal Practice (Nottingham Law School)
£2,900£6,625
Doctor of Digital Media
Doctor of Fashion Industry
Doctor of Fine Art
(all School of Art & Design)
£2,900£6,625
Doctor of Forensic Psychology£2,900£6,625
Doctor of Architecture
Doctor of Real Estate
(all School of Architecture, Design & Built Environment)
£2,900£6,625
Completion Year fee – all postgraduate research courses£630£630

*Please note that all tuition fees are subject to an annual increase.

*An additional annual bench fee of up to £8,000 may be charged for some research students in the areas of: Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences; Architecture, Design and the Built Environment; Art and Design; and Science and Technology.

For further information on tuition fees, please contact the Doctoral School by telephone +44 (0)115 848 8123 or via email.

For information on fees for international (non-EU) students, please visit our international students pages.

Alumni Loyalty Discount

We are offering a 25% discount on many of our postgraduate courses for current NTU students and alumni who have graduated since July 2013.

You can find out more about the Alumni Loyalty Discount, and other funding opportunities that may be available to you, on our scholarships, bursaries and funding page.

Read our Terms and Conditions and list of excluded courses for 2017/18.

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