Fees and Finance
The careful management of money during your time as a student is of great importance. The information provided below is designed to give guidance to help with your financial planning during your degree course. The College seeks to keep charges to students at a reasonable level, and meal charges in particular represent exceptional value for money.
When you begin study at Mansfield an account is opened. This is called a 'battels' account, and it records all the financial transactions between you and the college.
University and College Fees
For up-to-date information about University and college fees for Home/EU and Overseas students, please consult the Oxford University website.
The College Fee for students studying in 2017-18 is £3,021. The graduate college fee covers academic facilities and other services that are provided by your college, but does not include accommodation or meals.
College accommodation will be let to graduates for ten months, from the end of September to the end of July. For the 2016-17 year, the rent will vary between £469.72 to £572.47 per month and utilities will vary between £27.44 and £31.62 per month, depending on the type and location of room . Where possible tenancies can be extended for longer than ten months. For further details on the location and nature of graduate accommodation please see the the section on Living at Mansfield.
The following charges are for the academic year 2016-17.
Mansfield prides itself on the quality of its catering and most meals are cooked from fresh ingredients, locally sourced from high animal welfare suppliers, with the same menus available to students and academic and support staff.
A variably-priced menu is available for all meals except Formal Hall. Choices will be offered so that a meal will always be available at affordable prices. The following prices are indicative for a two course meal in 2016-17, as the actual cost will vary with market prices and the exact type of meal chosen.
- Continental breakfast: £1.06
- Lunch: £3.27
- Dinner: £3.99
- Three course formal hall second sitting on Wednesdays & Fridays: £10.00
- Four course special formal hall: £16.00
Guest charges apply.
Payment for all meals except Formal Hall will be charged to battels (student accounts) using the University Card. Formal dinners for which students "sign up" are charged direct to battels.