EU students are required to pay the same fees as (local) Welsh students. Tuition fees are capped at £9,000 per year with 76% of institutions charging the full amount.
International students (non-EU/EEA nationals) pay the same international fees across the whole UK. These fees are higher than those for local and EU students.
In general, an undergraduate degree in the humanities or social sciences can range from £10,000 to £17,000, a science or engineering degree from £10,000 to £20,000, and clinical degrees up to £38,000.
Fees can fluctuate to even higher levels, and tuition fees for graduate and postgraduate degrees also vary, depending on your institution and program of study.
While UK tuition costs are higher than elsewhere in the world, remember that undergraduate programmes generally last three years (instead of four) and most master’s programs last one year (instead of two).
If you are a local or EU student, you can find out more about your funding options throughout the UK by visiting the UK Council for International Student Affairs or student finance UK.
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Welsh Language & Culture
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The Higher Education System in Wales
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Living Costs In Wales
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Entry Requirements for UK Universities
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Student Visas for the UK
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Programs in Wales
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