A SURVEY shows the University of Portsmouth is charging students starting undergraduate degree courses this year the highest amount possible.
Those embarking on degree programmes have to shell out £9,000 a year, likewise at the University of Southampton.
At Chichester, courses run at £8,500.
Those coming from overseas to study have to pay £11,600 a year at Portsmouth if they are taking part in a mix of classroom and laboratory work.
The Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees covers 130 degree-awarding institutions across the UK.
This is the third year universities in England have been able to charge up to £9,000 a year for undergraduate courses.