Fees and funding

Fees

Full-time MBA tuition fee (September 2021 start): £46,000. (Convert to your local currency)

For self-financing students, tuition fees can be paid in two instalments.

  • Application fee: £100
  • Full tuition fees: £46,000
  • Deposit: £5,000 (Paid to secure your place)
  • First instalment: £18,000 (Fees excluding deposit, paid at registration in September)
  • Second instalment: £23,000 (Remaining fees paid in January)

Please note that fees are subject to change.

City graduate loyalty discount

We are delighted to offer a 10% tuition fee reduction to City, University of London alumni who achieved 2.1 or above in their Bachelor’s degree, or a Master’s degree, and who meet all entry criteria for the programme.  We also waive the £100 application fee for City, University of London alumni. Please note, if you receive a scholarship or award this would supersede the discount.

University of London graduate discount

We are also thrilled to offer a 10% tuition fee reduction to all University of London alumni who achieved 2.1 or above in their Bachelor’s degree, or a Master’s degree, and who meet all entry criteria for the programme.  We also waive the £100 application fee. Please note, if you receive a scholarship or award this would supersede the discount.

Paying your deposit

If we make you an unconditional offer, your offer letter will contain a personalised link which will enable you to accept your offer and pay a deposit of £5,000 by the deadline stated in your offer letter.  This deposit can be paid by credit or debit card, or by bank transfer, and is deducted from your first instalment.  If you are 100% sponsored by your company, we can normally waive the deposit on receipt of a completed sponsorship form (SP1).  For further details please email MBA-Admissions@city.ac.uk. Please note that your place on the MBA will not be secure until we have received your deposit (or SP1 form, if you are 100% sponsored).

Pay Online

If you wish to pay by credit card, you can pay online. We accept the following cards: Mastercard, Maestro, Solo, Switch, Visa, Visa Delta and Visa Electron.

Pay Full-time MBA deposit

Bank Transfer

If you would like to transfer your deposit directly to our account, please contact the MBA admissions office for our bank details.

Funding options

Future Finance

Future Finance offers students loans of between £2,500 and £40,000 to help cover tuition fees and living expenses. All students and courses are considered. All loans are subject to credit checks and approval for further details please visit city.financemyfuture.co.uk.

US Federal Loans

William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program (Direct Loans) can provide funding to cover your tuition fees and living expenses, subject to approval by the Student Centre.

For more information about US loans please visit our Student Centre website.

The RBC Royal Bank Royal Credit Line

The RBC Royal Bank Royal Credit Line is route for Canadian students to manage their cash flow and supplement the money they receive from the Canadian government through the Canada Student Loan Program.

Postgraduate Master’s Loan

A new postgraduate loan is available from the government to help cover the cost of postgraduate study. You must be a UK national or have settled status in the UK (other T&C's also apply).

Students can apply for up to £10,609 to help pay tuition fees or living expenses. Please visit https://www.city.ac.uk/study/fees-and-funding/loans/postgraduate for more information.