What fees are not covered by Fees Free?

Fees Free does not cover fees that are optional or occasional, or charges that are payable as a result of a learner’s specific circumstances, such as:

  • students’ association and club memberships,
  • some course materials, including compulsory books or equipment that learners can purchase from another source,
  • late fees,
  • fees related to the recognition of prior learning,
  • examination relocation fees,
  • reassessment or remarking of exam results, or
  • fees associated with an application for selected entry programmes.

Fees Free also does not cover accommodation fees.

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