Fee payments for ESS participants vary for participants from non-academic institutions and academic institutions.

Note: If you are seeking bulk enrolment rates for your organisation, please contact ESS.

N.B. Fees include the cost of all essential course support material (e.g. required books)

The tuition fees are as follows. Note that each amount refers to the fee for one course. The ‘additional course’ rate refers to courses taken during the same summer school period.

Course Type Non-Academic rate Academic Rate
One 35hr course
(one or two week)
£1,500.00 £1,100.00
Each additional 35hr Course
(one or two week) taken during the same year
£1,300.00 £900.00
One 17.5hr Course
(one week)
£750.00 £550.00
Introduction to R – 6hrs, one day £150.00 £75.00


Note: For students registering for the MA in Social Science Data Analysis in this academic year (with the first eligible course taken in 2020), the total tuition fee will be £8,340.