Pre-Arrival and Welcome Arrangements

  • Weekly information emails are sent to students 6 weeks in advance of their arrival.
  • International students can sign up in advance for the university's 'Global Friends' scheme and any trips or events during the orientation week.
  • Free meet and greet service at nearby airport/train stations on specific arrival dates.
  • Free transportation from nearby airport/train stations on specific arrival dates.
  • The International student orientation week includes tours, trips, information sessions and events.

English Language Requirements

  • GCSE English language: grade C or above.
  • Undergraduate: IELTS 6.0 overall, with no individual element less than 5.5;  
  • Postgraduate Taught: 6.5 overall, with no individual element less than 5.5;
  • Postgraduate Research: 7.0 overall, with no element less than 6.0.

Accommodation for International Students

  • Edge Hill University guarantees on-campus accommodation to all international students, providing they apply by the advertised deadlines.
  • Accommodation can be catered or self-catered, and en-suite facilities are also available. Wireless internet is provided in all university accommodation.
  • Female only accommodation is available.
  • International students are placed throughout the accommodation on campus, depending on their choice of accommodation.
  • Most accommodation contracts allow students to leave their belongings in their rooms over vacation periods, depending on the type of accommodation and contract signed by the student.

Tuition Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for overseas students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2016–2017):

Type of Course Undergraduate Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £11,350 £12,250
Mixed - -
Laboratory - -
Clinical - -
Classroom
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Mixed
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Laboratory
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Clinical
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

What Do International Students Study?