UCL Centre for Languages & International Education (CLIE)


Fees and Terms and Conditions

UCL and UoL students, alumni and staff (including UCLH), are eligible for a discount on fees. Concessionary rates are available for UCL/UoL current students, staff and alumni (proof of University affiliation must be shown to qualify). We are not able to offer payment in instalments.

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One Term

Two Terms

Three Terms


10 Lessons
(20 hours)

20 Lessons
(40 hours)

30 Lessons
(60 hours)

UCL Current Students




UCL Staff, UCL Alumni, UCLH Staff, UoL Students, Staff & Alumni








How to pay

We only accept payment via our secure Online Store. When you apply during the enrolment period, you will be sent a direct link to the Online Store.

Please note that the cost of textbooks is not included in any course fees. 

Payment for the term is due at the time of enrolment. You will not be permitted to attend classes if payment has not been made during the enrolment period and no place can be reserved for you on a course until you have paid.

UCL DocSkills Language Support Fund

UCL students - please see the UCL Doc Skills Pages for more information and how to apply.

Terms & Conditions

  • The Terms and Conditions for the Online Store apply to Evening Courses, subject to the special provisions set out on this page.
  • Fees are required in advance - please note that a place on the course will only be confirmed upon receipt of full payment.
  • Applicants must be over 18 years old to enrol with us. Applicants under the age of 18 will have their registration declined. Providing false information regarding age will result in immediate expulsion from the course with no refund made available.
  • We do not allow you to defer your enrolment to a subsequent course
  • We do not offer refunds for lessons which take place on the advertised day and time but which you do not attend or are unable to attend because of unforeseen changes in your circumstances.
  • The UCL CLIE cannot accept responsibility for unforeseen changes in a participant's circumstances that may prevent attendance.
  • The UCL CLIE reserves the right to cancel a course, or replace a tutor if unavoidable. If a course is cancelled by UCL CLIE the cancellation process on this page will apply.
  • If you are unhappy with a course, or with our handling of your refund, please follow the process set out at in the UCL Life Learning Framework, in particular section 2.12.

Refund Policy

You can cancel a contract for a course within fourteen days of your application. However, you will not have the right to cancel if the start date of a course is less than fourteen working days from the date we accept your order for the course.

UCL Student fees:
Due to the large discount for UCL students, we are unable to refund fees paid for one or two terms.

Students who have paid for 3 terms:
The one Term 1 fee will apply together with an administration fee of £50

For all other fee categories:
Term 1: withdrawal request must be received by 26th September 2021:
One term fee payment/Two term fee payment/Three term fee payment - refund applicable less £50 administration fee.

Term 2:   withdrawal request must be received by 2nd January 2022:
Two Term fee payment/Three term fee payment –   withdrawal from second term. Refund will be less the price of the first term plus the administration fee of £50

Term 3: withdrawal request must be received by 17th April 2022:
Three term fee payment –   withdrawal from third term. Refund will be less the price of the two terms plus the administration fee of £50