Cost overview - studying in Belgium (FAQ's)

What is the tuition fee?

You can find the tuition fee for academic year 2019-2020 in the tables below:

  • for Flemish students, EEA students and non-EEA students whose Belgian residence card remains valid after 1 November.
  Fixed Per ECTS Total amount for full-time study programme (60 ECTS)
Non-scholarship students € 242.80 € 11.60 € 938.80
Almost-scholarship students € 242.80 € 4.20 € 494.80
Scholarship students € 110.80   € 110.80

* Supplementary costs such as course books, costs for housing, etc. are not included. 

  • for non-EEA students who will stay in Belgium with a student visa
Fixed Per ECTS Total amount for full-time study programme (60 ECTS)
€ 845 € 47.50 € 3,695

* Supplementary costs such as course books, costs for housing, etc. are not included. 

 

You can find the tuition fee for academic year 2020-2021 in the tables below:

  • for Flemish students, EEA students and non-EEA students whose Belgian residence card remains valid after 1 November.
  Fixed Per ECTS Total amount for full-time study programme (60 ECTS)
Non-scholarship students € 245.20 € 11.70 € 947.20
Almost-scholarship students € 245.20 € 4.30 € 503.20
Scholarship students € 111.90   € 111.90

* Supplementary costs such as course books, costs for housing, etc. are not included. 

  • for non-EEA students who will stay in Belgium with a student visa
Fixed Per ECTS Total amount for full-time study programme (60 ECTS)
€ 850 € 48 € 3,730

How can I pay my tuition fee?

  • Flemish students, EEA students and non-EEA students whose Belgian residence permit remains valid after 1 November: You will be asked to pay the full amount of the tuition fee by payment card upon enrolment at the Student Administration Office.
     
  • Non-EEA students who will stay in Belgium with a student visa:  You will be asked to pay the processing cost in the course of your application procedure. At the time of official enrolment, your processing cost will be converted into your tuition fee. This means that you will not have to pay any tuition fee upon enrolment in Belgium.