Postgraduate research programme fees (UK/EU)
Academic year 2020/2021
PhD, DM, and MPhil Degrees
Set by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI).
UKRI usually increase their fee and stipend levels annually in line with inflation, based on the Treasury GDP deflator. Minimum fees recommended by UKRI are always adopted as the Keele University Home/EU tuition fee for all postgraduate research.
|2020-21 Fee||2020-21 Continuation Fee|
|Full-time||£4,407||1-12 months: £300; 12 months+: £600|
|Part-time||£2,204||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 UKRI webpages for further information.
The fee for PHD by Publication in 2020 is £2,204.
Professional doctorate tuition fees
|Health Science (DHealthSci)||£2,850|
Prospective students needing further advice as to what their fees status would be or the fees payable for a specific postgraduate research programme should contact the Postgraduate Research Admissions:
Enquiries relating to making a fees payment should contact the Finance department:
For more information, please visit the Directorate of Finance website.