The fees for each academic year are listed below. All prices are in pounds sterling (GBP).
* Please note English Language Preparation will be offered free of charge for any student confirming on the International Year One Programme who fails to achieve IELTS 5.5 overall (5.5 in all components) but does achieve a minimum of IELTS 5.0 overall.
Students achieving IELTS 5.5 overall but lower component scores will be offered a 4 week course and students achieving IELTS 5.0 overall will be offered an 8 week course.
Any student achieving IELTS 4.5 (minimum 4.0 in components) or equivalent, will need to take a full term of English Language Preparation at full cost.
^Prices subject to change
Kingston University also offers a free airport pickup service for international students living in the local area, which operates from London Heathrow and London Gatwick on set dates before the start of term.
2018/19 tuition fees are valid from 5 January 2018 for students who apply after this date, and are in £ sterling.
2019/20 tuition fees are valid from 7 January 2019 for students who apply after this date, and are in £ sterling. View the 2019/20 tuition fees.
Once you have received an offer of a place at the International Study Centre, to secure your place you will need to return a signed acceptance form and a confirmation payment. The confirmation payment consists of:
On receipt of your signed acceptance form and the confirmation payment, we will send you your confirmation pack and your Student Statement document. Prior to enrolment (and before you apply for your Confirmation of Acceptance of Studies (‘CAS’) you will also need to pay £6,000 in advance tuition fees.
Once the CAS has been issued, and before arrival at the Centre, you will be required to pay the balance of the first two term’s fees along with the accommodation fees (if applicable) as set out on your individualised payment plan on your offer letter.
To find out more please contact us.
For programmes lasting three terms or more:
For two-term (Pre-Masters) courses:
Please visit our How to Pay page to find out how to make a payment.
International students can rest easy by having the appropriate accident and medical insurance whilst in the UK. Without insurance, students can face unexpected and expensive fees.
Students are able to take out our StudyCare Insurance Plus policy, which covers loss of personal possessions as well as health insurance. To purchase this policy, please inform your admissions advisor. Alternatively, students can provide proof of their own insurance.
StudyCare was developed especially for international students to protect them throughout their studies and covers you until the end of your course. For more information, visit the StudyCare Insurance Plus page.
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