The following course fees are for students starting their course at the UCO in the 2022-23 academic year. Fees for returning students are available in our Course 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 Course Fee Policy
 

Government Student Support, ‘Home’ fee status eligibility for EU students and maximum fee limits for Home/UK students

As the UK has left the EU; EU, other EEA and Swiss nationals will no longer be eligible for Home fee status, undergraduate and postgraduate financial support from Student Finance England for courses starting in academic year 2022-23.

Foundation Course Fees

Course

Study mode

Fee for the year

Introduction to Healthcare Sciences (IHS)

Short course

Free

Access to Higher Education Diploma

Part-time

£1,420

 

Undergraduate Course Fees

Course

Study mode

Fee status

Fee for the year

M.Ost / BSc NPP*

Full-time

Home/UK

£9,250**

M.Ost / BSc NPP*

Full-time

Overseas/EU

£11,450**

M.Ost

Part-time

Home/UK

£6,935

M.Ost

Part-time

Overseas/EU

£9,200


* BSc NPP = BSc (Hons) Nutrition with Professional Practice

** We are offering all applicants enrolling for September 2022 a cashback amount of £1,500 upon successful completion of the first year and progression onto Year 2.The cash back payment will be made to all students who successfully meet the academic standards required to pass the first year of the BSc (Hons) Nutrition with Professional Practice course and who register for the second year by December 2023. Students are also expected to have adhered to the UCO’s Student Terms & Conditions and other policies which can be found here. Failure to meet any of these requirements may jeopardise the cashback offer and payment will not be made during any ongoing investigation into student conduct.

Postgraduate Full-Time Course Fees

Course

 

 

Fee status

Fee for the year

MSc Osteopathy (Pre-Registration)

 

 

Home/UK

£9,700

MSc Osteopathy (Pre-Registration)

 

 

Overseas/EU

£11,100

 


Postgraduate Part-Time Course Fees

Course

Fee status

Fee for the year

PGCert in Academic and Clinical Education

All 

£2,500 (£1,250 per unit)

PGCert in Specialist Paediatric Osteopathic Practice

All

£4,350 (£1,250 for unit 1, £3,100 for 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 offered to self-funding students who pay their fees for the academic year in full on or before the beginning of the year.

Course

   

Discount on Home/UK fees

Discount on Overseas/EU fees

M.Ost (full-time) / BSc NPP* (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 NPP = BSc (Hons) Nutrition with Professional Practice

Postgraduate Discounts

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

Criteria   Discount

UCO Alumni (2021 & 2022 graduates)

  15%

UCO Alumni (who graduated prior to 2021)

  10%
Graduates from other institutions
with RQ status from the GOsC (2021 & 2022 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.