Politics MPhil/PhD

Major code: PKPR


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: £4,195 Part-time: £2,098 (2017)

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

There are a variety of international and national bodies which provide opportunities for student funding. The University of Liverpool offers a number of graduate scholarships – please refer to the web pages relating to postgraduate research funding. There are a limited number of fee waivers for students who register for an MPhil/PhD on a competitive basis. For further information on funding for taught courses, please contact us directly. International students can also visit http://www.liv.ac.uk/study/international/money-and-scholarships/index.htm for further details.