Tuition Fees

Payment of the tuition fee is one of the enrolment conditions. On this page you can find information on the amount of tuition fees you have to pay. How you would like to pay can be indicated via Studielink.

Are you a European student*?

Your tuition fee for the academic year 2023-2024 is €2314. Are you a
first year bachelor's student and you have not previously been enrolled
in a degree’s programme at a university financed by the Dutch
government, then your tuition fee is only €1157. When you pay your tuition fee in 5 equal payments the payments will be debited on September 27, November 27, January 25, 2023 and March 25 and May 27, 2024.

*Students from NL/EEA/SME1 countries pay statutory tuition fees as indicated above.

Are you a non-EU student**?

And studying in a bachelor's programme?

- Then your tuition fee for the academic year 2023-2024 is €16.400.

And studying in a master's programme? 

- Then your tuition fee for the academic year 2023-2024 is €19.600

**Students from non-NL/EEA/SME1 countries pay institutional tuition fee 3 as indicated above.


Are you studying a second bachelor's or master's programme?

The amount of tuition fee 2023-2024 for a second (online) master's programme is €13.900 for NL/EEA/SME1 students (institutional tuition fee 2). Non-NL/EEA/SME1 students pay institutional tuition fee 3 for a second master's (€19.600).

if your enrolment for the first master's overlaps with your second
master's for at least one month (or more), you do not need to pay the
institutional tuition fee 2. Then either the statutory fee or
institutional tuition fee 3 applies to you.

NL/EEA/SME1 students who take part in a part-time online master's programme 2023-2024 as a second master's pay €7.645. Non-NL/EEA/SME1 students who take part in a part-time online master's programme pay institutional tuition fee 3 (€10.780).

Do you start your second master's and does it overlap for at least 1 month
with your enrolment in your first master's, then you will pay statutory
tuition fee as a NL/EEA/SME1 student. As a non-NL/EEA/SME1 student with
both the first and second master's at WUR you do not have to pay tuition fees for the 2nd master's as long as you are not finished with your 1st master's. After graduation in the first master's you will pay institutional tuition fee 3 for the second master's.

Are you studying a part-time online master's programme?

As a NL/EEA/SME1 student you will pay €2314 for 2023-2024. If this is your second master's programme you will pay €7.645 as a NL/EEA/SME1 student. As a non-NL/EEA/SME1 student
you will pay €10.780. Curious about the tuition fees of previous
cohorts? Please download the overview of tuition fees on top of this
page or in the right-side panel.

Are you studying a premaster?

Academic year 2023-2024: As a NL/EEA/SME1 student you will pay €38,57 per European Credit (EC). As a non-NL/EEA/SME1 student you will pay €326,67 per European Credit (EC).

Are you studying the Joint Degree Master Water Technology?

As a non-NL/EEA/SME1 student you pay the lowest
institutional tuition fee of the participating universities. You will
pay €16.750 for the academic year 2023-2024.

Is this your second master and are you a NL/EEA/SME1 student? You need to pay €13.900.

Are you a contract student?

You will pay €327 per European Credit (EC). As a alumni of WUR you will pay €134 per European Credit (EC). More information can be found on this page.

1NL/EEA/SME: from the Netherlands, European Union member state, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland or Suriname.

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