Fees and Payment Information

AECC University College relies on student fees to meet its financial commitments. It is essential that you pay your fees promptly and in accordance with published details. The University College reviews its fees and fees policy annually. If your fees are funded by Student Loan Company (Student Finance) please see the relevant paragraph below. For undergraduate students, the fees will be paid directly to AECC by SLC. All postgraduate, international, and non-SLC students need to pay their fees directly to us. The amount due are shown in the table below.

Tuition Fees for 2022/23

Course Level FT / PT UK Students International Students
Access to Higher Education Diploma (Health Sciences) Access PT £2,032 £2,032
Master of Chiropractic - MChiro (Hons) UG FT £9,250 £15,036
BSc (Hons) Sport, Exercise and Health Science UG FT £9,250 £15,036
BSc (Hons) Radiography (Diagnostic Imaging) UG FT £9,250 £15,036
BSc (Hons) Radiography (Radiotherapy and Oncology) UG FT £9,250 £15,036
BSc (Hons) Clinical Exercise and Rehabilitation Science UG FT £9,250 £15,036
BSc (Hons) Psychology UG FT £9,250 £15,036
BSc (Hons) Sport Rehabilitation UG FT £9,250 £15,036
BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Psychology UG FT £9,250 £15,036
MSc Sport and Exercise Psychology (Online) PG FT £7,826 £7,826
MSc Sport and Exercise Psychology PG FT £7,826 £14,908
MSc Psychological Therapy PG FT £7,826 £14,908
MSc Sport Rehabilitation and Therapy PG FT £7,826 £14,908
MSc Sport and Exercise Rehabilitation PG FT £7,826 £14,908
MSc Medical Ultrasound (per 20 unit credit) PG PT £1,242.20 £2,070.60
MSc Breast Imaging (per 20 unit credit) PG PT £1,242.20 £2,070.60
MSc Clinical Reporting (per 20 unit credit) PG PT £1,242.20 £2,070.60
MSc Chiropractic PG FT £9,250 £15,036
MSc Chiropractic (Graduate Entry) PG FT £9,576 £17,082
MSc Musculoskeletal Paediatric Health  PG PT £420 £420
(per 10 unit credit) (Online)
Postgraduate Research PG FT £4,451 £14,494
Postgraduate Research PG PT £2,226 £7,774
Pre-registration Course (January Start) Level FT / PT UK Students International Students
MSc Physiotherapy  PG FT £9,250 £16,682
MSc Occupational Therapy  PG FT £9,250 £16,682
MSc Speech & Language Therapy     PG FT £9,250 £16,682
MSc Dietetics  PG FT £9,250 £16,682
MSc Podiatry  PG FT £9,250 £16,682


Details of the tuition fees for each course can also be found on the 'Course Fees' sub-section of each course.

If you are unsure whether you qualify to pay the UK fee rate please contact the Admissions team on Admissions@aecc.ac.uk.

Payment Terms

Payment can be made in one lumpsum at the start of the course, or in three instalments by the deadlines in the table below: 

Total Tuition (Sept/Oct Start) 1st Instalment by 03/10/2022 2nd Instalment by 16/01/2023 3rd Instalment by 03/04/2023
£2,032.00 £678.00 £677.00 £677.00
£2,226.00 £742.00 £742.00 £742.00
£4,451.00 £1,484.00 £1,483.50 £1,483.50
£7,774.00 £2,592.00 £2,591.00 £2,591.00
£7,826.00 £2,609.00 £2,608.50 £2,608.50
£9,250.00 £3,084.00 £3,083.00 £3,083.00
£9,576.00 £3,192.00 £3,192.00 £3,192.00
£14,494.00 £4,832.00 £4,831.00 £4,831.00
£14,908.00 £4,970.00 £4,969.00 £4,969.00
£15,036.00 £5,012.00 £5,012.00 £5,012.00
£17,082.00 £5,694.00 £5,694.00 £5,694.00
Total Tuition (Jan Start) 1st Instalment by 16/01/2023 2nd Instalment by 03/04/2023 3rd Instalment by 02/10/2023
£9,250.00 £3,084.00 £3,083.00 £3,083.00
£16,682.00 £5,561.00 £5,560.50 £5,560.50


For international students:
  • New Students - If you have made a deposit in advance, this should be deducted from your 1st instalment. 
  • Norwegian Students – If you are funded by Norwegian Student Loan, you can pay half of the fees for each semester (2 semesters).
  • Students are responsible for paying any bank charges (normally £11) incurred in making payments from a non-UK bank. 

Funded by Student Loan Company

  • Please make sure you record your SSN (provided by SLC) and choose ‘SLC’ as your ‘Major source of tuition fee’ at your registration/enrolment with us.
  • It is your responsibility to make sure your application is completed (no signature or extra documents outstanding).
  • Please remember you will need to apply for student finance each year of your course.
  • The deadline above will not apply when you are being funded by SLC.
  • For Postgraduate students, please transfer the payment once you have received the funding from the SLC. Failing to do so, the sanctions mentioned above (in Late Payment) may be imposed.
  • Please note that for SLC funding purpose, all pre-registration courses are considered as undergraduate courses for English students. Therefore, please make sure that you apply for the right course.

Ways to Pay

  • By phone - Call our Finance Office on 01202 436289. Please have your student ID number and debit/credit card details ready.
  • In person - By credit/debit card at the Finance Office
  • Please note that our office opening hours are 9am – 1pm on Mon – Fri. We cannot accept payment by cheque, cash or American Express cards.
  • By Bank transfer - Please quote your student ID number as payment reference 


Late Payment

For self-funded students, if we do not hear from you by the deadline above, sanctions may be imposed which include: 

  • suspension of your library borrowing rights
  • suspension of your student IT rights
  • suspension of your door access
  • disablement of your student ID card and any controlled access privileges

Sponsorship Authorisation Form

If your fees are being paid by your employer or other third party apart from parents/ careers or other close relatives, both you and your sponsor need to complete a Sponsorship Authorisation Form for each year of study.

Please send the completed and signed form to studentfinance@aecc.ac.uk by 03/10/2022 for September/October start or 02/01/2023 for January start. If you fail to do so, you will be considered as a self-funded student and therefore the sanctions mentioned above may apply if you are late in paying. 


Financial Difficulties

If you are experiencing any financial difficulties which would cause you to be late in payments, please e-mail studentfinance@aecc.ac.uk prior to the deadlines to avoid sanctions to be imposed. We can then look into ways that we may be able to help you. 


  • We do NOT send out invoices unless your fees are being paid by your sponsor.
  • We will e-mail to acknowledge the receipt of payment within 3-5 working days.
  • Should you require an invoice or any other Financial documents, please e-mail studentfinance@aecc.ac.uk

Further Information

If you are unable to find the answer to your fees and payment questions please read our tuition fees policy and/or send your enquiry to the Student Finance Office studentfinance@aecc.ac.uk

Tuition fees policy