The UK is popular (or is notorious the right word?) for being one of the most expensive places to study. Both the tuition and cost of living are relatively high. This is mostly on account of the currency, the Pound Sterling, being strong.
However, the upside for study abroad students going to the UK is that they are assured of quality education in world-class universities. And the standard of living is among the best in the world.
And it is not all bad news on the tuition front for international students to the UK. There are some universities and colleges that have relatively low tuition.
The list below of the most affordable universities was as a result of a comprehensive research. For international postgraduate students, this is a valuable list if you want to make a choice on low tuition universities for your postgraduate studies
1. Royal Veterinary College (RVC)
The Royal Veterinary College operates two campuses in London and Hertfordshire. It is one of the best vet schools in the world making it a very attractive choice for lovers of animals.
The tuition fee is about £8,900
2. University of Chester
The University of Chester comes in at second place in most affordable postgraduate universities in the UK for international students.
With a yearly tuition of about £9,700, it is not surprising it has an international student population of over 4000 enrolled in postgraduate courses in the University.
The most popular subjects for international postgraduate students are programs relatedness medicine and graduate business and administrative courses. Education programs come in at third.
3. University of Bedfordshire
International postgraduate students have a wide range of programs to choose from here. This programs cut across fields as diverse as computer science to nursing and many other programs.
This wide variety of courses, combined with a low tuition of about £9,900, has made the University attractive to international postgraduate students
As a matter of fact, international postgraduate students constitute almost half of the postgraduate student population.
4. York St. John University
Coming a close 4th with tuition of about £10,000 is York St. John University. The University offers students a wide variety of courses and there are about 20,000 postgraduate international students pursuing various programs.
5. University of Suffolk
The University of Suffolk charges postgraduate international students about £10,080 for the privilege to study in the school.
Just 10 years old, the Ipswich-based university until 2016, was affiliated to the Universities of Essex and East Anglia.
The University is working hard to make sure international students get the best student support services obtainable anywhere.
6. University of the Highlands and Islands
The University of the Highlands and Islands charges postgraduate international students about £10,300 a year to study in a location with an interesting environment and a unique cultural heritage.
Though postgraduate international students have several courses to choose from, the University of working hard to add more courses.
7. Newman University
International students here seem to prefer education and biological science courses in this rather small University in terms of students population.
The size though is not an issue as the quality of the taught programs is top-notched. International students need to pay £10,400 to study in this close-knit university.
8. Universe Cumbria
The stunning English countryside is home to the University of Cumbria. Education courses and programs related to medicine attract the highest number of international students.
About 1,500 international students are currently pursuing postgraduate programs in these two fields. Annually, these foreign students pay about £10,500.
9. University of Chichester
The international student population at the University of Chichester is relatively small compared to other major universities. And like most schools, education programs are the favorite of international students.
International students pay a tuition of £10,620 for postgraduate programs.
10. Wrexham Glyndwr University (WGU)
At £10,750 per year, the word is out around the world that at WGU, international students can have the best of Education at postgraduate level at an affordable cost.
About 36% of postgraduate students here are from foreign countries. The University has a wide range of courses available to postgraduate students wishing to study here.