Tuition fee

Based on the statutory rate HKU establishes the institution tuition fee. Students who have already completed a course in higher education and students from outside the EEA usually pay a higher rate.

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Calculate your tuition fee 2021-2022 with the Tuition Fee Wizard. No rights may be derived from the results.

About the rate for 2021-2022
As part of the National Education Agreement the government has decided to give students financial breathing space during this difficult coronavirus crisis and proposes to halve the statutory tuition fee rate for 2021-2022 from 2.168 to 1.084 euros. Read more

In anticipation of this legislative change, HKU has already determined the tuition fees for 2021-2022. HKU is lowering the institutional rates by EUR 1,084.

Via the Tuition Fee Calculator you can calculate the tuition fee rate you will have to pay in 2021-2022.

Tuiton fees

There are two types of fees: the statutory and institution tuition fee. The government determines the amount of the statutory tuition fee annually. Based on this fee, HKU determines the institution tuition fees.

Depending on your situation, you pay statutory or institution tuition fee. The department for Academic and Student Affairs shall establish which rate applies to you based on available information.

Institution tuition fee: changes for non-EEA students

Partly as a result of legal changes, the institution tuition fee for non-EEA students may rise sharply in the coming years. We will inform you on this page when changes are known. The regulations mentioned in the tuition fee calculator are subject to legal changes.

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Additional costs

In addition to tuition fees, you have additional costs that differ per study program. You will find an indication of additional costs on