International Early Payment Discount

Pay your tuition fees early and take advantage of our special £1,000 discount.

The discount is available to international students who are starting an undergraduate or postgraduate taught degree course, and studying full-time.

Please note: this discount cannot be combined with our International Alumni Scholarship or MBA Bursary.




You’ll receive this discount in your first year of study.


To be eligible for our Early Payment Discount you must be:

  • an international student
  • starting an undergraduate or postgraduate degree course
  • studying full-time.

How to apply

There is no need to apply. Simply pay your first year’s tuition fees, minus the discount, by the payment deadline. This is:

  • 13 July 2019 if you're starting a course in September 2019
  • 30 November 2019 if you're starting a course in January 2020.

If you're starting a course in January 2019, pay by 11 January 2019 to receive a £400 discount.

When paying your tuition fees, please be aware of bank charges and local conversion rates. Bank transfers can take up to five working days for our finance office to process. You should also take into account the processing time of your local bank.

Read the full scholarships terms and conditions

Additional scholarship information

The UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA) has information about fees and funding for international students looking to study in the UK. Visit

Postgrad Solutions, Global Study Awards, and Chevening all offer bursaries and scholarships.

Postgrad Solutions study bursaries 2018/19

Global Study Awards