Tuition fees for taught postgraduates, 2017-18

Fees for new students by course

The tuition fees specific to a course or programme are shown in the 'Fees, costs and funding' section of each course web page. Please choose your course using the search below.

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The table below shows our standard fees for different course types. Some courses do not fit these standard amounts. Please check the course page itself to confirm the fee specific to your course.

Please note the fees listed are per annum and are subject to Government approval.

Postgraduate taught programmes include: MA, MSc, MBA, MRes, PgDip, GDL, LLM. If you are not sure if your programme is a taught programme please check with the faculty office.​

If you can’t find the answer to your query in the information provided here, please get in touch, we’ll be happy to help. Email us at tuitionfees@plymouth.ac.uk or call us on +44 1752 588130.

Postgraduate taught students 2017-18

Standard fees

Home/EU (full time) International and islands (full time)​ 

£5,500, £6,500 or £7,500* £12,250, £13,250 or £14,250* 
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits) International and islands (part time per 10 credits)​
£300, £350 or £400 £680, £750 or £800

*Standard fee bands for postgraduate taught programmes

The University has three standard bands of postgraduate taught programme fees, plus a small range of bespoke fees for specialist subjects. Information on specific programmes and the bands they use will be available from this page soon. Do check back for updates in the new year.


Non-standard postgraduate taught programme tuition fees, 2017-18

Faculty of Business

  • MSc Business and Management 
  • MA Human Resource Management 
  • MSc International Business
  • MSc Management
  • MSc Operations and Supply Chain Management

Home/EU (full time)​  International (full time)*​ 
£8,000 £13,250 
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits) International (part time per credits)*​ 
£450***​ £750 

  • MSc Finance
  • MSc Accounting and Finance 
  • MSc Finance and Investment

Home/EU (full time) International (full time)*​ 
£8,000 £13,250
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits) International (part time per 10 credits)*
£450***​ £750

  • MSc Brand and Design Management 
  • MSc Digital and Social Media Marketing 

Home/EU (full time) International (full time)*​ 
£7,500 £13,250
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits) International (part time per 10 credits)*​
£400***​ £750

  • MSc International Shipping
  • MSc International Procurement and Supply Chain Management
  • MSc International Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Home/EU (full time) International (full time)*
£8,000 £13,250
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits) International (part time per 10 credits)*​
£450***​ £750

  • MSc Entrepreneurship 
  • MSc Entrepreneurship and International Development 

Home/EU (full time) International (full time)*
£5,500 £11,000
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits) International (part time per 10 credits)*​
£300***​ £600

  • MBA Top Up (Distance Learning)

Home/EU (part time)​ International (part time)*
£5,500 £5,500

  • MA International Relations: Global Security and Development

Home/EU (full time)​ International (full time)*​
£5,500 £11,000
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits)​ International (part time per 10 credits)*​
£300*** £600

  • Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL)

Home/EU (full time)​ International (full time)*​
£5,000 £11,000
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits)​ International (part time per 10 credits)*​
£300*** £600 

  • MSc Criminology

Home/EU (full time)​ International (full time)*​
£5,500 £11,000
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits)​ International (part time per 10 credits)*​
£300*** £600 

  • MSc International Hospitality Management
  • MSc/PgDip Tourism and Hospitality Management

Home/EU (full time)​ International (full time)*​
£5,500 £11,000 
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits)​ International (part time per 10 credits)*​
£300*** £600

  • MA Economics for Transition

Home/EU (full time)​  International (full time)
****View Schumacher website for details.

Faculty of Health and Human Sciences​ ​ ​

  • MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-registration)
  • MA Social Work

Home/EU (full time) International (full time) 
£9,000 per year £13,250 per year

PgDip Advanced Critical Care Practitioner

Home/EU (full time) International (full time)
£5,000 per year  £13,250 per year

PgDip Surgical Care Practitioner 

Home/EU (full time) International (full time)
£5,000 per year £13,250 per year  
 

  • MSc Advanced Professional Practice
  • MSc Contemporary Healthcare (Education)
  • MSc Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
  • MSc Advanced Critical Care Practitioner
  • MClinRes

Home/EU (full time) International (full time)
£750 per 20 credit module £13,250 

MSc Pre-Hospital Critical Care Retrieval and Transfer

Home/EU (full time) International (full time) 
£750 per 20 credit module £13,250

£950 per 20 credit specialist module £13,250 

Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry

Per 60 credits

Home/EU International*​  Islands****
£2,640 £5,370 £5,370

Restorative Dentistry (per 60 credits)

Home/EU 
£10,000  

Restorative Dentistry (dissertation stage - 60 credits)

Home/EU
£5,000  

MSc Biomedical Science

Home/EU (full time) International (full time)​*  Islands**** (full time)
£8,250 £15,500 £15,500
Home/EU (part time per 10 credits) International (part time per 10 credits)*​  Islands**** (part time per 10 credits)
£459 £862 £862

PgDip Physician Associate Studies

Home/EU (full time) International (full time)​*  Islands**** (full time)
£9,250 £18,600 £9,000