How your international fees are spent

Costs for international undergraduate students

Our percentages graph shows how full-time undergraduate fees of £11,750 for international students are spent. Our tables show this information in more detail. No direct funding is provided by the government towards the cost of provision for international students. International students pay higher fees than home (UK) students, with the additional fees going towards additional recruitment and support costs.

Percentages graph

43% Learning and teaching
21.5% Student recruitment and marketing
9% Operational support
9% Library and learner support
6% Estates
6% IT
4% Wellbeing and facilities
1% Careers
0.5% Union of Students

Learning, teaching and student experience

AreaCostPercentage of total fees
Learning and teaching £5,024 43%
Library and learner support £1,026 9%
Wellbeing and facilities £515 4%
Careers £126 1%
Union of Students £61 0.5%
TOTAL for Learning, teaching and student experience £6,752 57.5%

Estates and IT

AreaCostPercentage of total fees
Estates £748 6%
IT £700 6%
TOTAL for Estates and IT £1,448 12%

Other running costs

AreaCostPercentage of total fees
Operational support £1,021 9%
Student recruitment and marketing £2,529 21.5%
TOTAL for other running costs £3,550 30.5%

Total cost of provision

Income sourceIncome
Total cost paid for via student fees £11,750