Paying by Debit/Credit Card or PayPal

If you would like to pay either tuition or accommodation fees by Debit / Credit Card or PayPal online, click on ‘Make an online payment’ and enter your details. We can accept Visa, MasterCard, Maestro cards and PayPal. All card payments will be processed in Pounds Sterling. Please read the sections below for the terms and conditions of online payments and information on the reliability and security of paying your fee online.

Make an online payment.

If you have received an online offer of accommodation, in order to accept your contract, payment MUST be made through your online accommodation account.

Types of payment accepted:



Help facilities are available here and throughout the process. 

Terms and conditions

This is an important section of the website and it explains the  terms and conditions you are agreeing to when you pay online. 

Dynamic Currency Conversion (DCC) Best Rate Guarantee offered by FEXCO

Fexco, who provide Dynamic Currency Conversion services for the Student Payment Gateway, have given us some important information about their Best Rate Guarantee.

Secure Payment

If you would like to pay your fees online but are concerned about security and reliability, please be assured that your payment details are automatically encrypted when you enter them. This site is secured using a Thawte SSL Web Server Certificate to offer you secure communications by encrypting all data to and from the site. 

Privacy and Data Protection

At the University of Birmingham we recognise that your personal privacy is a serious and important issue and we support the principle of protecting privacy on the Internet within the context of current UK Legislation.