Student funding

Postgraduate tuition fees 2015/16

Kent endeavours to keep fees competitive to allow as many students as possible to benefit from postgraduate study.

Postgraduate fees for the academic year 2015/16 have not been finalised. As a guide only, the 2014/15 fees are available on the relevant programme page on the online prospectus. Alternatively, you can search for fees on our fees look-up table. Fees for 2015/16 may be subject to increase.

Fee paying categories

UK or European Union fee status depends on your nationality and residency. In general, students paying the UK or EU fee should have 'settled status' under UK immigration regulations prior to the star t of their course, or students holding full European Union nationality should have been resident in the European Economic Area for non-educational purposes for three years prior to the star t of their course. The UK/EU category also includes EU students with indefinite leave to remain in the UK.

Payment of tuition fees

There are two main ways of paying:

  • In full – this qualifies for a 2% discount if cleared funds are received in full by 31 August 2015. The discount can be deducted from the payment
  • In two instalments – 50% on or before registration and 50% by 1 December 2015. The instalment plan needs to be set up online at

See the Student Finance website for further information regarding payment of fees.

The information given on these web pages is correct at the time of publishing. The University reserves the right to modify or cancel any statements and accepts no responsibility for the consequences of any such changes.

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Last Updated: 19/11/2014