Students

 

Paying your fees

There are several ways to pay your fees. Self-funding students can pay tuition fees in one or two instalments. Please note that we reserve the right to refuse this concession to students with bad payment records.

Direct Debit

To pay your tuition fees by Direct Debit, you can enter the details of your UK bank account safely and securely when you register online.

  • Payment by Direct Debit is in two instalments without any additional charges.
  • Each instalment will be 50% of the tuition fee.
  • We cannot accept Direct Debits from bank accounts outside of the UK.
  • We will announce the collection dates for Direct Debit closer to the date of registration.
  • Direct Debit can be set up via the online registration pages or by completing the Direct Debit mandate and handing or posting it back the original to the Student Finance Office

Failed Direct Debits

If you have arranged to pay by Direct Debit and the collection fails, we will charge you £25.

International Payments

International bank transfers and card payments

  • Payment must be paid in one or two instalments only.
  • If paying in two instalments; each instalment will be 50% of the tuition fee.
  • You can pay via the Online Registration Portal using our International payment partner, Flywire.
  • Payment via Flywire can be made by Card or Bank Transfer including: American Express, Visa, Mastercard, Alilpay, Unionpay for selected locations
  • Payment can be made in over 140 currencies

Watch this video on how to make a payment with Flywire.

 

UK debit card

To pay by UK debit card, you can enter the details safely and securely when you register online.

  • There is no commission charge for payments by debit card.
  • We allow payments by debit card in two instalments without additional charges.
  • The first and second instalment will be 50% of the tuition fee.
  • We are unable to accept payment by pre-loaded cards at this time.

UK credit card

To pay by UK credit card, you can enter the details safely and securely when you register online.

  • There is no commission charge for payments by debit card.
  • We allow payments by debit card in two instalments without additional charges.
  • The first and second instalment will be 50% of the tuition fee.
  • We are unable to accept payment by pre-loaded cards at this tim

Please note: we do not accept Diners Club Cards.

Cheques and bank drafts

If you want to pay by cheque or draft, you can either send them to the Cashier's Office (Wessex House 3.38) in advance, or present them in person at one of the registration sessions.

  • Indicate that you are paying by cheque or draft when you register online.
  • Print out and send the remittance slip, or bring it with you when you pay in person.
  • Payment must be paid in one instalment only.
  • Cheques (not drafts) must be drawn on a UK bank account.

Please make cheques payable to "University of Bath" and write your student or UCAS number on the back of the cheque.

Returned cheques

You will be charged £25 for cheques that are returned from the bank unpaid.

UK bank transfer

If you want to pay by bank transfer, you will need to arrange this in plenty of time for the funds to reach our account by the start of the academic year. You should allow at least ten working days.

  • Indicate that you are paying by bank transfer when you register online.
  • Payment must be paid in one instalment only.
  • Please remember to use your student or application number as the reference for your bank transfer.

Please note: the bank may make a charge of between £6 and £12, so please adjust the amount you transfer accordingly.

Our bank account details

Barclays Bank plc 
4-5 Southgate Street 
Bath 
BA1 1AQ 

Account Name: University of Bath 
Account Number: 00981303 
Sort Code: 20-47-06
VAT Reg. Number: GB 639 5421 22

Please note: please make sure that all related bank charges are paid so that the University receives the full tuition fee payment. 

Cash

We do not advise that students pay by cash, but if you have any queries please contact the Cashier's Office on 01225 386576.