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5.1 Summary of Postgraduate Fees and Charges 2023-24


5.1.1 Annual Fees

University Composition Fee:  The University has introduced a range of fees. For further details see:

5.1.2 Room Codes and Weekly Room Rents

A review of rent codes applicable from the start of the 23/24 year was approved by the College Council on 14 March 2023 on the Accommodation Committee’s recommendation, and the codes below have been updated to the new structures accordingly.  More information is available from the JCR and MCR Accommodation Officers.  Codes for 22/23 billing will be unchanged.
















I £249.00            
Transitional residence credit for postgraduate students in College rooms: £9.10 per week credit

MSt room rent:  £36.80 per night of residential session (to include linen provision)

5.1.3 Deposits and Charges

MSt matriculation deposit Charged on first bill, returned after last session £200
Key Deposit Charged when a student joins the College, to be returned upon graduating £40
Lost Keys Charged the earlier of non-return within a week or the cutting of a replacement £45
Lost University Card Unless stolen and crime reference number provided £12


Late Payment Charges
First week (3 weeks after Full Term begins), unless otherwise agreed £15
Second and subsequent weeks (4 weeks after Full Term begins), unless otherwise agreed £25
If Bursar’s involvement is necessary to ensure collection (additional to the above) £40
Tutorial Charges
 Failure to register with Tutorial Office as required (Overseas Students) £20
 Change of date for vacating room after notice has been given £20
Library Fines and Charges: See /about/selwyn-library/using-library#Overdues_and_fines


Garage and Parking Charges (per Term)
Garage £250
Parking Space £100
Weekly Visitor Parking £40
Special Cycle Storage £25
Students are reminded that they must have a College and University permit to keep a car in Cambridge, which is only granted in exceptional circumstances.


Formal Hall (Tuesday and Thursday in term)
College member £16.50


All charges are subject to review during the academic year and may be changed without notice.

Students are strongly encouraged to seek Tutorial support if the payment of any of these charges causes financial difficulty.