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Payment Method & Policy

Making a payment

You may select one of the following three methods to make fees and deposit payments:

Bank Transfer to university bank account

Students are also able to pay fees through a bank transfer using the details below. Please note that banks will make a charge for this service. The charge will be deducted from the amount credited into Bangor University’s bank account.

Bank name: Santander UK Plc
Bank address: Bootle Centre, Bridle Road, Bootle, Merseyside. L30 4GB
Account number: 10364019
Account name: Bangor University
Account sort code: 090222
SWIFT address: ABBYGB2L
IBAN address: GB46ABBY09022210364019

Please quote your full name and student number when telephoning or when making the transfer and please email remittance@bangor.ac.uk (to advise the transfer amount, date and student number.) You should explain that the money is being paid as an admissions tuition fee deposit.

Credit Card Payment

Due to Covid-19, we are currently unable to take card payments over the phone.
Please try using the bank transfer method above
.

Transfermate

An International Bank Transfer system (Transfermate) is available at Bangor to facilitate payment of various fees including deposits, tuition fees, English language courses fees and accommodation fees in your local currency at your local bank. Group payment by our official providers or agents is also possible. Using this service will involve completing the online forms and visiting your bank in person to arrange the transfer. There is no charge for this service.

Please note that this facility is for new international students enrolling on a new course of study. This facility is not available to international students progressing into their second or third year of studies.

Please refer to the Step by Step Student Guide which explains how to make a payment.

Deposits

All International Students who have been accepted to study at Bangor University and who require a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) Letter will be required to pay a deposit as specified in their offer letter of Admission.

The deposit will be offset against the students' first year tuition fee. Please see the section below for further details on payment of tuition fees.

Government sponsored students and Bangor University graduates do not have to make a deposit payment.

Payment of Academic Course Fees

For students enrolling in January (on taught courses)

Half of the tuition fee payment MUST be made prior to or at registration*

Early payment scheme

New students enrolling on full-time on-campus degrees who make the full year tuition fee payment before the 4th January 2021 will be entitled to a discount of £250.

See 3 ways of paying by clicking on the 'How to Pay' tab at the top of this page.

Paying by instalments for the January 2021 intake (taught courses only)

There is an option to pay by three instalments:

1. The first instalment of 50% of the tuition fee should be paid in the beginning, or on or before the last date permitted for registration.
2. The second instalment of 25% of the tuition fee should be paid on or before the end of April.
3. The third instalment of the remaining 25% tuition fee should be paid on or before the end of July.

Note:
1. A £30 charge will be levied for any missed payments.
2. Late payment interest charges may also apply if you miss payment deadlines.
3. Any students defaulting on payments will be reported to the Immigration team.
4. Students, who upon graduation, have outstanding debts will not be permitted to graduate.

Paying by instalments for January 2020 and future intakes
Instalment options and policies for the January 2022 intake may differ from what is stated above. Any new policies will be published here as soon as they get finalised so please keep checking this webpage regularly, or you can contact your Regional Manager for further queries.

* Please note the minimum 50% of the 1st year tuition fee or the 50% plus deposit paid prior to OR at Registration does not count as an instalment, you can still pay the remainder of the fees at registration or shortly after without incurring the additional admin charge. If you are unable to pay the remainder of the fees at this time then you can pay it in instalments by the date stated above and the additional admin charge will be added.

For students enrolling in September (on taught courses)

Half of the tuition fee payment MUST be made prior to or at registration*

Early payment scheme

New students enrolling on full-time on-campus degrees who make the full year tuition fee payment before the 1st September will be entitled to a discount of £250.

See 3 ways of paying by clicking on the 'How to Pay' tab at the top of this page.

Paying by instalments for the September 2020 intake (taught courses only)

There is an option to pay by three instalments:

1. The first instalment of 50% of the tuition fee should be paid in the beginning, or on or before the last date permitted for registration.
2. The second instalment of 25% of the tuition fee should be paid on or before the end of January.
3. The third instalment of the remaining 25% tuition fee should be paid on or before the end of April.

Note:
1. A £30 charge will be levied for any missed payments.
2. Late payment interest charges may also apply if you miss payment deadlines.
3. Any students defaulting on payments will be reported to the Immigration team.
4. Students, who upon graduation, have outstanding debts will not be permitted to graduate.

Paying by instalments for September 2021 and future intakes
Instalment options and policies for the September 2021 and January 2022 intakes may differ from what is stated above. Any new policies will be published here as soon as they get finalised so please keep checking this webpage regularly, or you can contact your Regional Manager for further queries.

Payment of Tuition Fees - For Research Students

Half of the tuition fee payment MUST be made prior to or at registration*

Early payment scheme

New students enrolling on full-time on-campus degrees who make the full year tuition fee payment 15 days prior to the commencement date stated in the offer of admission will be entitled to a discount of £250.

See 3 ways of paying by clicking on the 'How to Pay' tab at the top of this page.

Payment of English Language Course Fees

£2,000 deposit must be paid before a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) Letter can be issued. Fee balance is paid in full at ELCOS programme registration. Payment by two instalments is available for 30 and 42 weeks courses beginning in September/October only. (Administration charge applicable)

Late payments

The University reserves the right to charge a 1% monthly interest on any late payment after the last registration date. Late payment interest charge may apply to instalments too.  

Refund Policy

Deposit

  • The deposit is refundable, subject to conditions.
  • Refunds will not be made if a candidate after receiving a CAS decides later to withdraw.
  • A refund will be granted if the application for visa has been refused and a copy of the Entry Clearance Officer’s report is supplied. However, the Refunds will not be granted if the visa is refused for any of the reasons listed below:
    • having presented fraudulent documentation
    • information withheld by the applicant about his/her previous visa applications/history
  • Refunds will not be made if a candidate’s application for visa has been granted and he/she later decides to withdraw.

Tuition Fees

  • International students who wish to withdraw after registering at Bangor University must contact the Student Services' Student Support Team in writing before the withdrawal deadline in order to qualify for a refund. For further information please click here and read page 12 of the document.

How to Claim a Refund

If you feel you are eligible to apply for a refund of the deposit fee please complete this form and return and return to student-records@bangor.ac.uk

Please note:

  • Any tuition fee refund must be credited to the same Bank Account / Credit Card from which the payment was made by either the student or other 3rd Parties on their behalf.
  • We will retain a £200 admin fee for all deposit refund requests.