Postgraduate research programme fees (UK/EU)
Academic year 2019/2020
PhD, DM, and MPhil Degrees
Set by Research Councils UK (RCUK)
Research Councils UK (RCUK) usually increase their fee and stipend levels annually in line with inflation, based on the Treasury GDP deflator. Minimum fees recommended by the Research Councils are always adopted as the Keele University Home/EU tuition fee for all postgraduate research.
|2019-20 Fee||2019-20 Continuation Fee|
|Full-time||£4,327||1-12 months: £300; 12 months+: £600|
|Part-time||£2,164||1-12 months: £150; 12 months+: £300|
|* Continuation fees will be charged at the beginning of continuation.
They are repayable (on a pro rata basis) when you submit before the end of the continuation period.
Please visit the RCUK webpages for further information
The PHD by publication fee is set at £2,164 for 2019 entry
Professional doctorate tuition fees
|Health Science (DHealthSci)||£2,700|
For fee status queries (i.e. assessment of whether someone is eligible for UK or Overseas fees), please contact Admissions
For all other fee related queries, please contact your specific Research Institute (contact details for these are listed on each course page).
Enquiries relating to making a fees payment should contact the Finance department:
For more information, please visit the Directorate of Finance website.