Below are details of fees and potential extra costs when studying a course in the School of Art and Design

Course Fees

All fees due must be fully discharged before completion of your award or qualification. You can find out more about fees, funding options including bursaries and discounts and how to pay in our student finance section.

Tuition fees relating to courses commenced in this academic year are liable to increase annually, any price increase will be capped at RPI + 2% subject to the maximum regulated fee rates set by the UK Government.

UK and EU students

Level Fees for 2016/17
Undergraduate Degree £9,000 per year
Foundation Degree £7,500
Sandwich (placement) year £1,000

International students

Level Fees for 2016/17
Undergraduate Degree £11,500 per year
Foundation Degree £11,250

Additional course related costs

Item Average Cost
Thesis/dissertation printing and binding £23 (depends on length and style)
Graduation (including gown hire, and three family tickets) £100

Fine Art:

Item Average Cost
Art Materials (hugely variable according to individuals practice and creative exploration) £200
Optional trips Optional Euro trip: £350 a year
UK trips: £7 x 3 a yea r = £21 (part subsidised, £3)

Illustration:

Item Average Cost
Day trips and (optional) trip abroad £900
Art Materials (hugely variable according to individuals practice and creative exploration) £300

Photography: Editorial & Advertising :

Item Average Cost
Optional trip to Paris £260
Optional trip to Vancouver £1,200
At least one possibly two London trips per year paid for by Course budget FREE
Workbooks - these can be traditional sketchbook format or digital: student choice £100 per year
Printing costs £60 per year

Advertising:

Item Average Cost
Optional trip to Europe £350
Optional international trip £1,200
At least one UK trip per year subsidised by course budget £150
Workbooks - these can be traditional sketchbook format or digital: student choice £10 per module, £120 per year
Printing costs £20 per module, £120 per year

Fashion design:

Item Average Cost
Optional trip to Europe £350
Optional international trip £1,200
At least one UK trip per year subsidised by course budget £50
Fashion Materials (Fabric & or Artistic materials hugely variable according to individuals exploration) £1,000
Workbooks - these can be traditional sketchbook format or digital: student choice £20 per practical module, £80 per year
Printing costs £20 per practical module, £80 per year

Graphic design:

Item Average Cost
Optional trip to Berlin £260
Optional international trip £1,200
At least one UK trip per year subsidised by course budget £20
Printing costs £20 per module, £80 per year

Interior design:

Item Average Cost
Optional trip to London £260
Optional international trip £1,200
Art / model making materials (hugely variable according to individuals practice) £10-20 per module, £40-£80 per year
Workbooks - these can be traditional sketchbook format or digital: student choice £60 per module, £100 per year
Printing costs £10-20 per module, £100 per year

Landscape architecture:

Item Average Cost
Compulsory field trips £185
Optional overseas field trip £1,100
Drawing equipment and resources £185
Printing costs £200 per year

Supplementary costs

There are some additional costs that you may incur during the course of your study. Course required reading is available through the University's library service. Comprehensive resources are available to support your course work through text books in the library, electronic resources and the library's subsidized inter-loan service. You may wish to supplement these resources with self-selected book purchases. The amount will vary depending on your choice of assignment and the availability of books in the library or through second hand book sales run by our Student Union. We recommend you budget between £200 to £300 a year.

Item Cost
Printing and photocopying On average £40 per year
Module retake £515
Reassessment fee £50
Library late return fines Between 20p and £1 per day
Library book replacement £40
Replacement ID card £10