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Tuition fees around Europe

Planning to study abroad and want to know what sort of budget you need? Check out this overview of tuition fees per country:

 Country  EU students

 Non-EU students

 

 Austria  No fees

 €726.72 per semester

 

 Belgium -  French-speaking  community

 

 Maximum €835 per year (depends on income)

 Additional specific fees:  maximum five times the    registration fees

 

 Belgium -  German-  speaking  community

 

 €425 per year

 Maximum up to €600 per year

 

 Belgium -  Flemish-  speaking  community

 

 Maximum €620 per year (depends on income)

 

 Additional fees may be required

 

 Bulgaria

 Maximum €793 per year (depends on the study programme)

 

 Additional fees may be required

 

 Croatia

 Fees paid by the state in first year, then €657-€1 324 (set by the  institution)

 

 Same as for EU students

 

 Cyprus

 Bachelor's: fees paid by the state; master's: between €5 125-    €10 250

 

 €3 417 per semester

 

 Czech Republic

 No fees if programme is completed within normal timeframe and in  Czech language

 

 Same as EU students

 

 Denmark  No fees

 Additional fees may be required    (set by the institution)

 

 Estonia

 No fees if 60 ECTS/year are achieved in Estonian language,  institutions can charge for missing ECTS

 

 Additional fees may be required
 Finland  No fees

 Additional fees may be required    for English-language master's  programmes

 

 Former Yugoslav  Republic of  Macedonia

 €150-€4 000 per year (depends on the institution)

 

 Additional fees may be required
 France

 Bachelor's: €189.10 per year; master's: €261.10 per year; plus  €213 social security costs

 

 Additional fees may be required
 Germany

 No fees (in some regions, students may be charged if they go over  the normal period of study)

 

 No fees
 Greece

 Bachelor's: no fees; master's: fees set by institutions

 

 Same as EU students
 Hungary

 Bachelor's: €740-€5 150; master's: €1 449-€6 117; about half of  the places are state-funded (free of charge), awarded according to  student performance

 

 Same as EU students
 Iceland

 €485 per year

 

 Same as EU students
 Ireland

 Bachelor's: €2 750-€6 000; master's: €4 000-€30 000

 

 Two/three times the full fees for   EU students
 Italy

 €192-€1 195 (depends on income/programme/cycle)

 

 Same as EU students
 Latvia

 Bachelor's: €968-€3 557 per year; master's: €818-€5 333 per  year; set by institutions - about half of the places are state-funded  (free of charge)

 

 Bachelor's: €8 000-€12 000;  master's: €4 050- €15 000
 Liechtenstein

 €1 400 per year at University of Liechtenstein; others set by  institutions

 

 Same as EU students
 Lithuania

 Bachelor's: €934-€5 241 per year; master's: €2 108-€6 227 per  year; about half of the places are state-funded (free of charge)

 

 Additional fees may be required    (set by institutions)
 Luxembourg

 Bachelor's: €400-€800 per year; master's: €400 per year        (€17 500 for only two programmes)

 

 Same as EU students
 Malta

 Bachelor's: no fees; master's: €400 per year

 

 Additional fees may be required
 Netherlands

 €1 906 per year

 

 Additional fees may be required  (set by institution)

 

 Norway

 No fees

 

 No fees
 Poland  €41 per cycle

 Additional fees may be required  (set by institution)

 

 Portugal

 €631- €1 066 per year

 

 Additional fees may be required
 Romania

 Bachelor's: €583-€6 728 per year; master's: €525-€2 819 per  year (depends on field)

 

 Additional fees may be required
 Slovakia

 €10-€100 per year if programme completed within normal    timeframe

 

 €2 000-€10 000 per year
 Slovenia

 Bachelor's: €1210-€8188 per year; master's: €2200-€15659 per    year; majority of places is state-funded (free of charge)

 

 Same as EU students
 Spain

 Bachelor's: €713-€2 011; master's: €1 060-€3 952 (depends on  programme/performance/income)

 

 Additional fees may be required
 Sweden  No fees

 Additional fees may be required    (set by institution)

 

 Turkey

 Bachelor's: no fees; master's: €90-€211 per year; additional fees  may be required

 

 Additional fees may be required

 United  Kingdom   England

 

 Bachelor's: €10 742-€11 377 per year; master's: varies (average  €5 051 per year)  Additional fees may be required

 United  Kingdom   Wales

 

 Bachelor's: maximum €11 377 per year; master's: varies (average  €5 051 per  year)  Additional fees may be required

 United  Kingdom   Northern        Ireland

 

 Bachelor's: maximum €4 655 per year; master's: varies (average  €5 051 per  year)  Additional fees may be required

 United  Kingdom   Scotland

 

 Bachelor's (for Scots and EU students from outside the UK): no  fees; master's: varies (average €5 051 per year)  Additional fees may be required    (set by institution)

 

Note: these amounts are based on data for the 2014/15 academic year. For more detailed information and comparison between countries, see the Eurydice report National student fee and support systems in European higher education.