Tuition fees

Fees for research degrees 2023-2024

Tuition fees for full-time and part-time postgraduate research degrees running in 2023-2024.

The tuition fee shown in the table is for one year only.

Tuition fees increase every year in the majority of cases.

Overseas applicants who begin their programme of study in academic year 2022-23 onwards will pay a fixed rate of tuition fee depending on the year they started their programme.

Fees for PhD and MPhil degrees

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) set the tuition fees for Home/EU students studying PhD or MPhil degrees. These tuition fees are usually confirmed later than the tuition fees for Overseas/International students.

Showing rows 1 to 50, total number of results 641.

Programme name Programme Code School Scotland Rest of UK International/EU Additional Programme Costs
Accounting (MSc by Research) - 1 Year (Full-time) PRMSCACCOU1F Business School £10,400 £10,400 £27,100
Accounting (PHD) - 3 Years (Full-time) PRPHDACCOU1F Business School £24,800
Advanced Care (PhD with Integrated Study) - 4 Years (Full-time) PRPHDADVCA1F Engineering £29,700
African Studies (ANTHUSIA) (PhD) (UoE lead) - 3 Years (Full-time) PRPHDAFRST5F Social & Political Science £24,800
African Studies (ANTHUSIA) with University of Aarhus (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-Time) PRPHDAFRST6F Social & Political Science £24,800
African Studies (ANTHUSIA) with University of Oslo (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-Time) PRPHDAFRST7F Social & Political Science £24,800
African Studies (MSc by Research) (Full-time) PRMSCAFRST1F Social & Political Science £10,400 £10,400 £27,100
African Studies (PhD) - 4 Years PRPHDAFRST2F Social & Political Science £24,800
African Studies (PhD) (Full-time) PRPHDAFRST1F Social & Political Science £24,800
African Studies (PhD) with Aarhus University (non-UoE Lead) - 3 Years PRPHDAFRST3F Social & Political Science £24,800
African Studies (PhD) with Aarhus University (UoE Lead) - 3 Years PRPHDAFRST4F Social & Political Science £24,800
Agriculture and Food Security (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-time) PRPHDAGFOS1F Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies £29,700 Yes, costs vary
AIAI: Foundations and Applications of Artificial Intelligence, Automated Reasoning Agents, Data Intensive Research PRPHDFOUAI1F Informatics £29,700
Algebra and Number Theory (PhD) (Full-time) PRPHDMATST1F Mathematics £24,800 £1,000
American Literature (MSc by Research) (Full-time) PRMSCUSLIT1F Literatures, Languages & Cultures £10,400 £10,400 £27,100
American Literature (MSc by Research) (Part-time PRMSCUSLIT1P Literatures, Languages & Cultures £5,200 £5,200 £13,550
Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine (PhD)(UoE not lead) PRPHDANAPM1F Clinical Sciences £29,700 Yes, costs vary
Analysis (PhD) (Full-time) PRPHDMATST2F Mathematics £24,800 £1,000
Anatomical Sciences (Biomedical Sciences) (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-Time) PRPHDANASC1F Biomedical Sciences £29,700
Applied and Computational Mathematics (PhD) (Full-time) PRPHDMATST3F Mathematics £24,800 £1,000
Applied Photonics (UoE Lead with Heriot- Watt, Dundee, Glasgow, St. Andrew's & Strathclyde) (PhD with Integrated Study) - 4 Years (Full-Time) PRPHDAPLPH2F Engineering £29,700
Applied Photonics (UoE Lead with Heriot- Watt, Dundee, Glasgow, St. Andrew's & Strathclyde) (EngD) - Full-time 4 Years PRENGAPLPH2F Engineering £29,700
Applied Psychology in Agriculture (PHD) (Full-time) PRPHDAPSYA1F Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences £24,800
Archaeology (MPhil) (Part-time) PRMPHARCHA1P History, Classics & Archaeology £12,400
Archaeology (MSc by Research) (Full-time) PRMSCARCHA1F History, Classics & Archaeology £10,400 £10,400 £27,100
Archaeology (MSc by Research) (Part-time) PRMSCARCHA1P History, Classics & Archaeology £5,200 £5,200 £13,550
Archaeology (PhD) (Full-time) PRPHDARCHA1F History, Classics & Archaeology £24,800
Architectural History (AHRC) (PhD) PRPHDARCHS2F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Architectural History (MPhil) - 4 Years (Part-time) PRMPHARCHS1P Edinburgh College of Art £12,400
Architectural History (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-Time) PRPHDARCHS1F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Architectural History by Distance (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-time) PRPHDARCHS3F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Architecture (AHRC) (PhD) - 3.5 Years (Full-Time) PRPHDARCHI5F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Architecture (AHRC) (PhD) - 4 Years (Full-Time) PRPHDARCHI4F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Architecture (MPhil) (Part-time) PRMPHARCTC1P Edinburgh College of Art £12,400
Architecture (MSc by Research) (Full-time) PRMSCARCTC1F Edinburgh College of Art £10,400 £10,400 £27,100
Architecture (MSc by Research) (Part-time) PRMSCARCTC1P Edinburgh College of Art £5,200 £5,200 £13,550
Architecture (PhD) (Full-time) PRPHDARCTC1F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Architecture by Design (AHRC) (PhD) PRPHDARCDS2F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Architecture by Design (PhD) (Full-time) PRPHDARCDS1F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Architecture by Design by Distance (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-time) PRPHDARCDS3F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Architecture by Distance (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-time) PRPHDARCTC2F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Art (AHRC) (PhD) PRPHDARTEC4F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Art (AHRC) (PhD) - 3.5 Years (Full-Time) PRPHDARTEC5F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Art (MPhil) - 4 Years (Part-Time) PRMPHARTXX1P Edinburgh College of Art £12,400
Art by Distance (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-time) PRPHDARTXX2F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Art PhD - 3 Years (Full-Time) PRPHDARTXX1F Edinburgh College of Art £24,800
Astronomy (PhD) (Full-time) PRPHDASTRO1F Physics & Astronomy £29,700
Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences (Environmental Sustainability) (Joint with Macquarie - UoE Non Lead) (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-time) PRPHDAESES2F GeoSciences £29,700 £1,000
Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences (PhD) PRPHDECORM1F GeoSciences £29,700 £1,000
Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences (PhD) with Aarhus University PRPHDATENS1F GeoSciences £29,700 £1,000