Civic Design MPhil/PhD

Major code: ESDP/ESDM


Fees cover the cost of your tuition, registration, examinations (but not re-sits) and graduation. Please note that the fees displayed below are for each year of study.

Tuition fees (Home/EU)

The University's tuition fees are normally fixed at yearly intervals and follow Government guidelines on minimum levels. 

Standard full-time postgraduate fee £3,732
Fee for this subject Full-time: £4,260 (2018)

International Students

International students are required to pay the full costs of their tuition in the UK with each university setting its own international fees. The University of Liverpool's fees represent excellent value for money for a Russell Group University.  Fees for postgraduate research programmes are different than for masters programmes and a full list of fees is available on International money and scholarships pages

Fee for this subject Full-time: £16,150, Part-time: £8,075 (2018) (excluding bench fees)

Financial Support

A range of awards, scholarships and bursaries are available for those undertaking postgraduate study at the University. See for more information.

The School has ESRC 1+3 recognition and CASE status for both full-time and part-time PhD studentship applications and regularly receives a quota of ESRC PhD studentships. The foundation research training for ESRC funded PhD students can be acquired through the MA in Research Methodology (Town and Regional Planning) track. Information on other sources of funding may be obtained by visiting the University web pages