The following course fees are for students starting their course at the UCO in the 2019-20 academic year. Fees for returning students are available in our Tuition Fee Policy.

For all students, fees may increase between academic years throughout the duration of their course. For information on how the UCO sets its fees, see our Tuition Fee Policy.

Foundation Course Fees

Course

Study mode

Fee for the year

Introduction to Osteopathic Sciences

Short course

Free

Access to Higher Education Diploma

Part-time

£1,400

 

Undergraduate Course Fees

Course

Study mode

Fee status

Fee for the year

M.Ost 

Full-time

Home/EU

£9,250

M.Ost 

Full-time

Overseas

£11,100

BSc IND*

Full-time

Home/EU

£7,400**

BSc IND*

Full-time

Overseas

£8,880**

M.Ost

Part-time

Home/EU

£6,850

M.Ost

Part-time

Overseas

£8,900


* BSc IND = BSc (Hons) Integrated Nutrition & Dietetics
** This fee includes a special introductory tuition fee discount for 2019 entry only. Students holding an offer on the BSc IND course will receive a 20% reduction in tuition fees. Therefore, the tuition fee for the 2019-20 academic year for Home/EU students will be £7,400 instead of £9,250; and the tuition fee for international students and those who are eligible to be charged ‘Overseas’ fees will be £8,880 instead of £11,100. 

 

Postgraduate Full-Time Course Fees

Course

 

 

Fee status

Fee for the year

MSc Osteopathy (Pre-Registration)

 

 

Home/EU

£9,550

MSc Osteopathy (Pre-Registration)

 

 

Overseas

£10,900

Postgraduate Part-Time Course Fees

Course

Fee status

Fee for the year

PGCert in Academic and Clinical Education

All 

£2,440 (£1,220 per unit)

PGCert in Specialist Paediatric Osteopathic Practice

All

£4,270 (£1,220 unit 1, £3,050 unit 2)

 

 

 

Fees for students with Prior Degree Level Qualifications (Recognition of Prior Learning - RPL)

The UCO charges the following non-refundable fees to submit an application for RPL:

One unit

£300

Two or more units

£500

 

Early Payment Discounts 

Early payment discounts are available to international students and those students who are eligible to be charged ‘Overseas’ fees, as well as self-funding Home/EU students who pay in full on or before registration at the start of the academic year.

Course

   

Discount on Home/EU fees

Discount on Overseas fees

M.Ost (full-time) / BSc IND* (full-time)

   

£300

£300

M.Ost (part-time)

   

£200

£300

MSc Osteopathy (Pre-Registration)

   

£300

£300

PGCert in Specialist Paediatric Osteopathic Practice

   

£150

£150

         

* BSc IND = BSc (Hons) Integrated Nutrition & Dietetics

Postgraduate Discounts

Discounts are also offered to all postgraduate students who meet the following criteria:

Criteria   Discount

UCO Alumni (2018 & 2019 graduates)

  15%

UCO Alumni (who graduated prior to 2018)

  10%
Graduates from other institutions
with RQ status from the GOsC (2018 & 2019 graduates only)
  10%

 

Payment Plans

We also offer payment plans to self-funding students on any of our courses. Payment plans allow students to spread the annual fee for their course equally over nine months, with the first payment due in October and the last payment made in June.

You can find more information in our Tuition Fee Payment Guide for 2019-20.