Tuition Fees

On this page you can find this year's tuition fee. There are two kinds of tuition fees, the statutory fee and the institutional fee. Which one is applicable to you depends your nationality and your obtained degree. Please find all the information below. For the estimated total costs of two years of academic study in Wageningen for students from the EU or Non-EU/EFTA go to Study Expenses.

Tuition fee
Type of Tuition fee Fee rate 2016-2017 Fee Rate 2017-2018
Statutory tuition fee €1,984.- €2,006.-
Institutional tuition fee 1 €1,984.- €2,006.-
Institutional tuition fee 2 (Cohort 2017) €15,000.-
Institutional tuition fee 2 (Cohort 2016) €15,000.- €15,000.-
Institutional tuition fee 2 (Cohort 2015) €14,450.- €14,550.-
Institutional tuition fee 2 (Cohort 2014) €14,450.- €14,550.-
Institutional tuition fee 2 (Cohort 2013) €14,225.- €14,320.-
Institutional tuition fee 3 (Cohort 2017) €17,600
Institutional tuition fee 3 (Cohort 2016) €16,600.- €16,700.-
Institutional tuition fee 3 (Cohort 2015) €15,960.- €16,055.-
Institutional tuition fee 3 (Cohort 2014) €15,250.- €15,340.-
Institutional tuition fee 3 (Cohort 2013) €14,230.- €14,320.-

The mentioned rates and conditions may be subject to change depending on Dutch legislation and Wageningen University & Research policies.

Which type of tuition fee do I have to pay?

The conditions per type of tuition fee as explained below, apply to bachelor and master students.

Go to: Which type of tuition fee do I have to pay in 2017-2018.

For linkage programme students 2016-2017 or linkage programme students 2017-2018 other conditions may apply.

Tuition Fees Online Master

The Online Master programme may take 3 or 4 year to complete, depending on how you want to do your thesis and internship. If you are able to spend approximately 40 hours per week in the third year on your thesis and internship, you can finish the programme in 3 years.

The travel and accommodation costs for the Wageningen Weeks are not included in the tuition fee. Incidentally you will also need to buy a book for a course that is not included in the tuition fee. For more information go to: Tuition Fees 2017-2018, Part-time On-Line Study Programmes.

Statutory Tuition Fee

Statutory Tuition Fee

You will pay the statutory tuition fee when you fulfil the Nationality requirement and the Degree requirement at the start of your enrolment at WU for the academic year 2017-2018.

Nationality Requirement

1.   You are a national of one the EU countries or Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland, Suriname, or

2.   You are not a national of one of the above-mentioned countries but you belong to one of the groups as mentioned in article 2.2 of the Study Financing Act 2000 (WSF 2000). To determine if you belong to one of these groups, please see the nationality check on the website of DUO.

 

Degree Requirement

1.   You enroll for a BSc study programme and you have not previously (after 1990) obtained a bachelor degree (or equivalent) at a Dutch University or school of Higher Professional Education.

2.   You enroll for a MSc study programme and you have not previously (after 1990) obtained a master degree (or equivalent) at a Dutch University or school of Higher Professional Education.

When you want to enrol for a second study programme at Wageningen University (bachelor or master), you may also have the right to pay the statutory tuition fee if:

1.  You fulfil the nationality requirement and you enrol for your second bachelor study programme before finishing your first Dutch bachelor study programme. After having obtained your first Dutch bachelor degree, you may continue your second bachelor study programme and pay the statutory tuition fee.  Your enrolment as a student at Wageningen University for the second study programme must be continuous.

2.  You fulfil the nationality requirement and you enrol for your second master study programme before finishing your first Dutch master study programme. After having obtained your first Dutch master degree, you may continue your second master study programme and pay the statutory tuition fee.  Your enrolment as a student at Wageningen University for the second study programme must be continuous.

Institutional Tuition Fee 2

You will pay the Institutional Tuition Fee 2 if you fulfil the nationality requirement, as mentioned above, but you do NOT fulfil the degree requirement at the start of your enrolment at WU for the academic year 2017-2018. The amount of the institutional tuition fee 2 to be paid depends on the year in which you have started your study at Wageningen. In case of re-enrolment, you must have been enrolled as a student for the same study programme continuously.

Institutional Tuition Fee 3

You will have to pay the Institutional Tuition Fee 3 if you do NOT fulfil the nationality requirement, as mentioned above, at the start of your enrolment at WU for the academic year 2017-2018.

The amount of the institutional tuition fee 3 to be paid depends on the year in which you have started your study at Wageningen University. In case of re-enrolment, you must have been enrolled as a student for the same study programme continuously.

Did you start with your study in 2012-2013 or earlier, please see the invoice you received from Wageningen University for the tuition fees to be paid. Please contact the Student Service Centre for questions related to your tuition fee.

Students who are subject to a fellowship programme or study in the context of a cooperation agreement between Wageningen University and another institution, may qualify for an adapted institutional tuition fee 3 rate. Please contact the Student Service Centre for questions related to your tuition fee.

Registration as Extraneus

Students who wish to register as ‘Extraneus’ pay an Examination Fees which is equal to the tuition fee they would pay for enrolment as a 'Student'.


Disclaimer: No rights can be derived from the information on this site. Conditions and amounts mentioned may be subject to change depending on Dutch legislation and Wageningen University & Research policies.