Fees – general

Fees 2015-16

CCSS offers you a wide range of top-class courses and a selection of high quality accommodation.

The fees indicated below are illustrative and you should contract the admissions office for an individual determination of exactly what your course and situation will require.

Day fees

All courses are priced from £15,000 per year, depending on number of subjects studied.
Please contact the admissions office for details.

Boarding fees (depending on House)

Course UK students (some international students qualify for UK rates if their first language is English) International students (includes extended autumn term, ESL lessons, language support, visa assistance where required, option of CCSS extended service guardianship)
GCSE £40,800 per year £42,900 per year
2-year A-level From £31,800 to £40,800 per year From £40,500 to £49,550 per year
1-year A-level From £37,050 to £46,050 per year From £45,800 to £54,800 per year
Academic Foundation Programme N/A £42,900 per year
£18,000 for autumn term only
£13,000 for spring term only
£12,000 for summer term only
£1,200 per week for any half term during spring and summer term

A year’s fees covers tuition (and all accommodation, food, and welfare for boarders) for the three terms: autumn, spring, and summer. Term dates are published HERE. Annual fees are invoiced in three equal amounts – each payable 10 working days before the start of each term.

There is a registration fee of £250 for all students.

Examination fees are charged according to the subjects taken and exam board concerned.

Day students are welcome to have lunch at CCSS, and this will be charged to their overall bill.

Holiday course fees

It is possible to stay at CCSS during some vacations and examples of fees are:

Half-term boarding: £480 per week

Easter revision boarding courses: £1000- £1500 per week

Summer school boarding courses: £2400 for two weeks


Security deposits are £1000 for day students and £2500 for boarding students, refundable at the end of the course.

For students requiring a visa there is a £1000 visa deposit, refundable once post-course visa obligations have been fulfilled.

How to send us money

Cheques should be made payable to ‘Cambridge Centre for Sixth-form Studies’ or to ‘CCSS’ and, if you are paying from abroad, should be drawn on a UK bank. We are happy to accept direct transfer of funds into our bank, but please note that transfers should be made in pounds sterling. If you transfer money in another currency you are at the mercy of UK exchange rates and bank charges!

Please make sure that your name is included in direct transfer details so that we can credit the money to the right account. In certain circumstances we can accept payment by debit or credit card, although there may be a charge to cover our costs, particularly in the case of credit cards.

CCSS bank details

Please e-mail bursar@ccss.co.uk to receive details.