Fees and funding
Fees for Sussex’s online courses cover the full tuition for your course. Your fees will also cover access to the Virtual Learning Environment, support from our specialist Student Success Team, access to the Library and resources from student services such as our Careers and Employability Centre. There is no additional cost to join and be part of our alumni community once you graduate.
Fees can be paid on a module by module basis, or as a single fee at the start of the course.
|Course||Total course fee||Module payment*|
|Corruption and Governance MA (online)||£11,750||£980|
|Energy Policy MSc (online)||£11,750||£980|
|International Marketing MSc (online)||£11,750||£980|
|Media, Ethics and Social Change MA (online)||£11,750||£980|
|Sustainable Development MSc (online)||£11,750||£980|
Course fees will remain fixed for 24 months from your initial course start date. Thereafter, the course fee will rise at a rate of 2.5% per calendar year (subject to rounding for administration purposes). Course fee is subject to change during validation process.
*Modules 1-11 = £980, module 12 = £970.
Please visit individual course pages for further details on fees and module payments.
Our courses are open to both self-funded and employer sponsored students. If you are self-funding your course, you have the option of two payment plans. You can either pay your fees in one payment at the start of your course, or pay for each module as you study.
There are several funding options available for postgraduate students joining the University of Sussex, including the UK Governments Master’s Loan, which may be available to students who have residency in England.
Many other governments and organisations also offer financial support to Masters students. We recommend fully researching all funding options available to you before making an application to one of our courses.
If you have any questions about funding your postgraduate study, please contact our Admissions Team on +44 (0)1273 019311.
Please note that these courses are not eligible for USA federal Direct Loan funds. More information is available here.
Alumni discount; receive 20% discount on your online course
If you have previously studied at the University of Sussex and are an alumnus of any undergraduate or Masters degree or PhD you will be eligible* for a 20% discount on fees on all our online Masters level courses.
Corporate sponsorship and employer funding
If you are an employer and would like to find out more about sponsoring employees to study online at Sussex, potential corporate discounts and group tuition fees, please contact our Admissions Team.