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Postgraduate Research Fees

Tuition fees are payable for each year of your course at the start of the academic year, or at the start of your course, if later. For details on how to pay your fees, please see our Making Payments pages.



  2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
Full-time Part-time Full-time Part-time Full-time Part-time Full-time Part-time
Research Postgraduate students Home/EU £4,195 £2,517 £4,270* £2,562* £4,347* £2,608* £4,425* £2,655*
Research Postgraduate students Band 1 Overseas £16,230 £9,738 £17,050* £10,230* £17,900* £10,740* £18,800* £11,280*
Research Postgraduate students Band 2 Overseas £20,730 £12,438 £21,770* £13,062* £22,860* £13,716* £24,010* £14,406*

*Home/EU PGR tuition fees for 2018-19 onwards are subject to RCUK funding rate changes and are therefore not yet confirmed. Fees are expected to increase and the inflation rate applied by RCUK is generally expected to be in line with RPI.

Postgraduate Research Fee Bandings

Band 1 Band 2
  • English
  • Economics**
  • Languages
  • Film and TV
  • History
  • History of Art
  • Warwick Business School
  • Law
  • Maths
  • Philosophy
  • Politics
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Theatre Studies
  • Renaissance Studies
  • Life Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Psychology
  • Physics
  • WMG
  • WMS

** For MRes in Economics, see the Postgraduate Taught Fees page