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Foundation pathways tuition fees and dates

Course fees

Tuition fees for 2022-23 University of Birmingham foundation pathways are as follows:

  • Arts, Social Sciences, Business and Law: £20,760
  • Engineering and Physical Sciences: £22,320
  • Medical, Life and Geo Sciences: £22,320
  • Medicine and Physiotherapy: £22,320
  • Social Sciences, Business and Law: £20,760

For more information on Pre-Sessional English courses, please visit the University’s Pre-Sessional English page.

Examination fees, including exam resits, are included in tuition fees. However, if you are required to resit a module, an additional cost will be incurred.

Degree tuition fees

University tuition fees for degrees can vary based on what you choose to study. To get an idea of what you can expect, take a look at our degree finder.

Other costs

As well as your tuition fees, you will need to consider the various other costs associated with studying abroad. For example, you’ll need to think about your accommodation, as well as ongoing living costs for while you study.

Learn more about the cost of living while studying a foundation pathway.

Autumn start dates

Most of the University of Birmingham foundation pathways have intakes in September, leading to a degree the following September.

Spring start dates

Some of the University of Birmingham foundation pathways have slightly later intakes in January, leading to a degree that September.

Take a look at the course summary sheets below for further details.

Deposits and refunds

You can find more information about the deposits and refunds policy at the University of Birmingham here.