Fees and funding


Full-time MBA tuition fee (September 2019 start): £44,000. (Convert to your local currency)

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

  • Application fee: £100
  • Full tuition fees: £44,000
  • Deposit: £5,000 (Paid to secure your place)
  • First instalment: £17,000 (Fees excluding deposit, paid at registration in September)
  • Second instalment: £22,000 (Remaining fees paid in January)

Please note that fees are subject to change.

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 MBA.  We also waive the £100 application fee for City, University of London alumni.

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

Prodigy Finance

Founded by three MBAs who experienced first-hand the challenge of funding their studies, Prodigy Finance provides loans for students through contributions sourced from the University, alumni and friends of the School.

Once you have accepted your place on the Cass Full-time MBA programme, you can apply directly through Prodigy's online platform. Access to funds is dependent on the level of funds available. The loan amount is capped at the cost of tuition less deposit fees and Cass scholarships. The loan can only be used for tuition fees and not living expenses.

Find out more about the terms and conditions and apply for a loan from Prodigy Finance Ltd.

Prodigy Finance Ltd

Palladium House, 1-4 Argyll Street, London, W1F 7LD, United Kingdom

Company Number: 5912562

License number: 612713/1

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.