Here you can find more details about fees for this course, as well as any funding opportunities available to you for this course. Please note that fees relate to the academic year in question and will increase in future years.
If you require a Tier 1–5 visa to reside in the UK (this includes a Tier 4 student visa), you will not be able to enrol on a part-time programme at the University.
For courses that can be studied part time, the part-time fees are for students entering year 1. The fees for students entering year 2 in the following year will remain the same. Fees may increase for students entering years 1 and 2 in future years.
Find out about how and when to pay your fees.
Our Money Matters guide also provides details on paying your fees and includes information on instalment plans and guidance for employers/organisations if they are paying your fees.
It contains useful information on how and where to receive financial advice.
International students from outside of the European Economic Area (EEA) are required to pay a deposit in order to receive a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) from Kingston University. This applies to all full-time postgraduate taught masters courses.
If you are an international student, find out more about scholarships and bursaries.
We also offer the following discounts for Kingston University alumni:
Designed specifically with US students in mind, these scholarships, worth £10,000 each over two years, will be given to the two most promising writers, scholars, teachers, as evidenced by:
All applicants from the US who apply for the MFA and meet the criteria will automatically be considered. The application deadline is in May of each year and the successful applicants are notified in June.
Bursaries are available from the School of Humanities for students working on the Kingston University Press (KUP), Ripple magazine or other related activities (find out more and apply after you have enrolled).
If you are starting a course from September 2016, you will be able to apply for a loan of up to £10,000 to study for a postgraduate masters degree.
As a student on this course you will be part of the Kingston Writing School, a vibrant community of outstanding writers, journalists and publishers.