International Fees and Courses at South & City College Birmingham

South and City College Birmingham College offer a wide range of courses for international students from level 3 through to top up degree. We also offer courses in English as a foreign language through our English Language School.

Vocational Courses

Our courses, both further education (after school) and higher education (university level), are designed to develop knowledge and skills for employment or further study.  We are here to help you choose the right course and the team will be happy to help you with any questions that you may have, to contact us click here.  We have a useful menu for all of our courses for international students. Take a look.

English Language School

If you want to learn English then take a look at our English Language School from the menu on the left for details of courses and fees.

Levels and Fees

The table below will help you to understand the levels of study available and the associated fees.

LevelQualification options in the UKCourses we offer at this levelDurationFee (per year)


Specialist qualifications, such as PhDs

Not applicable - -


Masters degrees, postgraduate certificates, postgraduate diplomas

Not applicable - -


Bachelor’s degrees (eg. BA or BSc)

BA hons top up degrees 1 year £7,500


Foundation degrees, HNDs, Level 5 diplomas

Foundation Degrees & We offer HNDs, covering level 4 and 5 Foundation Degree (1 year) HNDs (2 years). £6,500 per year


HNCs, Level 4 diplomas

HNC 1 year £6,500 per year


Level 3 NVQs, Level 3 certificates and diplomas

Level 3 diplomas / extended diplomas 2 years £5,500


A Levels

Level 3 2 years £6,000


International Foundation Year

International Foundation Year 1 year Foundation Year £9,500


GCSE grade A*-C, Level 2 NVQs, Level 2 diplomas

Not available to international students - -


GCSE grade D-G. Level 1 certificates

Not available to international students - -