Financial matters, grants and practicalities
Costs of the EuroScholars Program
The information provided, applies to all European institutions.
Costs of the program
The cost of the EuroScholars Program is € 9.975 (Spring and Fall 2020 ) per semester, and includes tuition, bench fee and the rent of basic student accommodation for the duration of the research period (one semester).
The EuroScholars Program fee also includes: the EuroScholars MidStay program, a local orientation program, student ID-card, use of student facilities at the university (such as access to internet and access to libraries), and research facilities. The cost of the program is the same at all institutions and for all research projects.
Please note that ISA will request for an additional administrative fee of USD 500 on top of the EuroScholars Program Fee.
Not included in the fee:
- are costs that vary per university and are related to the administrative processes such as residence permit applications and housing deposit. Applying students can enquire with the host university what the estimated amounts of these costs are.
- international and local transportation costs.
- personal expenses.
EuroScholars Program Fee for continuing students:
- Students continuing for a 2nd semester in the same or another research project at the same host institution are entitled to receive a program fee reduction of € 2.000.
- Students continuing for a 2nd semester at another host institution, are entitled to receive a program fee reduction of € 1.000.
Additional Personal Costs
Depending on the host country, an additional amount of approx. € 450-500 per month should be anticipated (excluding health insurance and depending on individual spending habits). Please check the university “practical information” on the locations page for relevant information.