Our Degree and Higher National Diploma Programmes are on average one third less expensive than similar programmes in UK Universities. Our programmes are excellent value because they are vocational - above all, studying at Forth Valley College is preparation for the world of work.

At Forth Valley College, students pay for each year of study. For all International applicants requiring a study Visa, a non-refundable application fee of £250 will apply. The cost of £250 for the application fee will be deducted from the overall tuition fee if you are accepted for a study Visa.

When you are given a conditional offer the full tuition fee amount is required by Friday 31 May, in order to update the offer and so a Confirmation of Acceptance to Study (CAS) can be issued. For all international students, fees are non-refundable.


2024/25 (per year) - all fees may be subject to change

International Fees
Course Cost
Further Education Course: (National Certificate at SCQF Level 6 Only (NC) £8000
Higher Education courses: Higher National Certificate (HNC) - 1 year Higher National Diploma (HND) - 2 years £8000 per year
Higher Education courses: Joint Degree or Degree (BA) Please contact the International Office of the University for details